“Lively Hub of Shops & Shoppers”
A most favored place for bargainers, Janpath market of Delhi is worth a visit. The market, stretching in the 1.5km area from the Outer Circle of Connaught Place to Windsor Place, is one of the most popular shopping destinations for tourists in New Delhi.
There is a long line of boutique shops in the area where you can find unique artifacts and products. Some boutiques even date back to 1950, which make it one of the oldest markets in New Delhi. If you want to own authentic Pashmina Shawls from Kashmir, this is the best place to shop from.
It’s often said that if you want to hone your bargaining skills, just head to Janpath market. Don’t be overwhelmed by vendors insisting you to purchase or claiming their products are genuine as they may swindle you with their convincing talks. Make sure you can distinguish between fake and genuine before splurging on any item.
The items that you’ll find here in abundance and at dirt-cheap prices include artificial jewellery, silver jewellery studded with semi-precious stones, clothes, décor and more.
Things and items you can shop from Janpath Market-
Famous shops and markets in Janpath:
Tibetan Market- The Tibetan market, located near Hotel Imperial, is famous for curios and Tibetan artefacts. From here you can buy thangkhas, silver jewellery and brassware.
Cooke & Kelvey: Located in Scindia House, the place is famous among Indian and foreigners alike. Heavy Kundan Sets, Sherwani Buttons and Maangtika in breathtakingly gorgeous designs are what attract customers all through the day.
The Central Cottage Industries Emporium: Located in the Jawahar Vyapar Bhawan, it comes under the Ministry of Textile. Here you can see the magnanimous creations of Indian weavers, craftsmen and folk artists. Customers in and around India including foreigners find this place really impressive. You can visit this store on all weekdays from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri (TBZ): Housed in the same Scindia building, TBZ is known for an exquisite range of gold and diamond jewellery. You can shop for certified solitaire diamonds along with hallmarked jewellery. Generations of high-profile families have been its regular customers.
Opening Hours-: Daily
Nearest Metro Station: Rajiv Chowk