Perplexed as to where shop this wedding season with the latest collections and designer lehengas?? Want to flaunt the perfect jewellery to envy your girl gang but within your budget? Looking for some chic sarees with pure zari work and old school dupattas with heavy embroidery to match your outfit? A shopaholic but a foodie too? Why not roll on the streets of Chandni chowk to satiate all your food and wedding wardrobe cravings this lit season?????
●Location÷ Chandni Chowk,near Old Delhi railway station, Central Delhi.
Chandni Chowk, the most popular and the largest wholesale market of India is a home for shopaholics. This busy street of Old Delhi is a square shaped area which was built in the 17th century by the Emperor Shah Jahan and then designed by his daughter, princess Jahanara Begum. This excellent place owns the Red fort in its premises and various nukkads for super yummy street food. Featured in most of the Bollywood movies, this place holds a unique charm and pride for Delhites!!!
●What to shop?
There are various shops to hunt for Bollywood collection ethnic dresses, Punjabi suits,sarees, lehengas and sherwanis to replicate your favorite celebrity. Also, various designer pieces straight from original Karkhanas with reasonable prices can be found here. Not only local shops but also branded shops are seen with excellent wedding collections to flaunt your wedding goals!!!
Some shops are running from generations which holds the essence of trust in customers and their value by maintaining their quality and service.
◆Kinari Bazar, famous for jawdropping zari and zardosi work giving you the feeling of Maharanis back in the Mughal era.
◆Also, Dariba which is famous for ethnic jewellery that includes both silver and gold. Try some and get on the throne with your Rajkumar!!!
◆ The Gulab Singh Johri Mal will enchant your senses with their pure Attars and perfumes.
◆If your looking for some kitchen amenities and hardware things then head straight to Lal Kaun.
◆The Tilak market is flooded with licensed wholesale industrial chemicals.
◆ To add zaika to your obvious home food, buy rich spices, dry fruits, nuts and herbs from Khari Baoli.
◆Nai Sarak is a treasure box of all sorts of Stationery and handicrafts.
●What to eat?
Chandni chowk main nahi khaya janab, toh kya khaya???
A foodies junction for both vegetarian and non vegetarian people with lip smacking north Indian dishes and chatapata chaat are just waiting for you!!!
◆Do you know, Chandni chowk has more than 1000 types of sweets to devour?
◆ The origin of Haldirams initiated from here.
◆ The Ghantewala Halwai's Jalebis, Bikaneri Rasmalai, Amritsari lassi, the Parathe wali galli and Kuremal Kulfi is just OH-so-yummy!!!!
◆ The Chatwallah's fruit chaat and Rabri Falooda, ghee patisa and Gol Hatti's Kulhadi Chole Chawal are a must try.
◆ For non vegetarians, tune into Al-jawahar Matia Mahal for tenderly spiced up Mughlai cuisines and Tandoori smoke relishing your tatse buds and satisfying your tummy.
◆Karims corner will serve you with the best Kebabs, seekhs and even Shwarmas.
◆ Gol gappe, Dahi bhalle and samosa chat cannot escape your cheat meal.
Dive into the sinful street food at chandni chowk and emerge into the mystic colorful night of this beautiful place.
Soak your heart into the capital's royal culture!!! What are you waiting for???