Shopping in Gwalior

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Other than its historical monuments, the city of Gwalior composes of a plethora of rustic market areas and modern malls; which consist of traditional handicrafts and artifacts, handlooms and other attractive items.

Delicate and light cotton along with Maheshwari and Chanderi silk saris symbolize the handloom industry of Gwalior. Kothari shop in Sarafa Bazaar is famous for the sale of these saris. One can buy clothes in wholesale from Naya Bazaar, Dahi Mandi and also in the Gandhi Bazaar.

Beautiful designer jewelry that appeals to the eyes of many is found in Patankar Market; where several shops are dealing in designer jewelry. Intricately carved stone artifacts and carvings which reflect the rich cultural legacy of Gwalior, creative handicrafts, leather products and beautiful silk and woolen carpets are specialties of the city.

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Famous Markets of Gwalior

Arihant Emporium sells beautiful hand-woven saris, jute handicrafts, dokra figurines, brassware and silverware and stunning tribal jewelry. The miniature and erotic stone-carved sculptures of Khajuraho is the most popular amongst all other items here. Patankar Bazaar is famous for its Chanderi silk saris, handmade carpets, wall hangings, dolls, lacquer ware, and ornaments. Always bustling with activity, Sarafa Bazaar in Lashkar is known for its handloom products, especially the Chanderi Silk Saris.

Bada & Naya Bazaars are known for their gorgeous Maheshwari and Chanderi saris and handicraft and Paper-Mache articles. These bazaars also have some of the famous eateries including restaurants as well as street stalls. Near Sarafa Bazaar, lies Topi Bazaar which is said to be a paradise for shopaholics. There are several leather shops scattered around in this bazaar which is famous in Gwalior. The market is known for its sneakers, designer handbags and small purses and leather sandals.

Tips For Visiting City Shopping

Visit the city in January to buy the best handicrafts during the Annual Trade Fair; where artists from all over the world showcase their work.

How To Reach Shopping in Gwalior

One can use the local transportation like buses, taxis and hired cars for visiting the various markets.

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