Delhi has so many tourist attractions. The historical landmarks have their own charm and you get to have some amazing food as well. But there is one another aspect which you may have not explored fully! Yes, the numerous Delhi markets! Delhi is filled with different markets which are famous for clothes, antiques, books and much more stuff. Here are the 5 markets you must explore to have an amazing experience:
Daryaganj book market
This market is the best for any book lover! You simply can’t get enough! This market remains open only on Sundays and you will find a variety of books on so many topics that you might just be over whelmed! With book prices starting form INR 30, can you really hope for better deals? One can also find books related to academics and stationery items at a very nominal price. It is best to visit the market early in the morning. The best time would be at 10:00 AM as the market gets crowded very quickly and the sun might kill you with its heat! Do carry extra bags so that you can carry the stuff around with ease.
Sarojini Nagar market
This name just had to be on the list, and I am sure you must have heard of it (unless you are living under a rock!). Sarojini nagar is most popular among girls who come here to buy trendy and bohemian clothes at very affordable prices. The only 2 things you need to shop here are some cash (not too much), and good bargaining skills. One can also find amazing and chunky jewellery along with stylish footwear at amazing prices. You can come here on all days except Mondays.
Khari Baoli is a wholesale spice market located in the heart of the city. Well technically, this market is located on the street called Khari Baoli and this market started around the 17th century and has been immensely popular ever since. You can find an amazing variety of spices and aromas here and the prices are very fair as well. People visit this market to purchase dry fruits and other flavor full herbs. It remains closed on Sundays and is usually very crowded during the weekdays as well. But the aromatic air might just make you forget the crowd! If you love cooking, then this place is for you!
This bazaar is run by the DTTDC department and is widely popular for its vibrant atmosphere. Sometimes during the evenings, performances are held and the air is filled with music and festivity. You will find an amazing variety of clothes, mostly traditional, footwear and decorative stuff. To be honest, bargaining is a little hard here but the stuff you get will be worth it. It remains open on all days of the week and there is an entrance fee charged.