Shopping in Jaipur
Besides its magnificent palaces, mighty forts and vibrant culture the city of Jaipur in Rajasthan is a shopper's paradise. If the monument and forts gives you fine reflections of its regal past its markets are a perfect marriage of medieval and modern features making Jaipur a perfect shopping destination for visitors in the city. A large number of goods and items make it a perfect place for shopping in Jaipur. Right from jewelry to sarees and antique items there is a host of things to make your shopping in Jaipur an exhilarating experience. And a large number of tourists on their trip to the city never forget to buy something for souvenirs.
Besides being the city of royals and nobles it can also be termed as the city of skilled artisans due to whom efforts the city has become a good place to shop. The visitors on their trip to the city can buy various items like jewelry, gems and semi precious stones that are specialty of the city. There is a huge demand for Kundan work, Minakri work, lacquered bangles, sanganeri prints, hand block printed textiles, tie-dye fabrics, traditional miniature paintings, kota doria saris. Blue pottery, enamelware and brassware are also in demand. These handicraft items give this city an upper edge over others. The tourist can shop these items from Rajasthali, Johari Bazaar, MI road, Nehru Bazaar, Bapu Bazaar and Chapur stalls.
In addition, the city has a number of dazzling shopping malls of Jaipur where one can go to buy things of contemporary fashion as one can find all the major brands in the city.
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