Shopping in Amritsar is a joyful experience for the buyers as it comprises of colorful bazaars stuffed with traditional stuff. It charms the buyers with exquisite handicrafts like phulkari (traditional embroidery), lacquered woodwork, jewelry and other colorful items carrying the soul of Punjab.
What to Buy :
Punjabi Jutis (shoes)
Hand-woven carpets, blankets, woolen garments
Jams, jellies and pickles of Punjab
Patiala salwar and other traditional dresses
Main shopping areas:
Hall Bazar is famous for Pakistani jootis and array of handicraft items like phulkari
Katra Jaimal Singh is stuffed with wonderful collection of textiles such as pashminas, marvelous beaded dresses and handicrafts available at reasonable rates.
Kapda bazaar consists of plenty of colorful items exclusively meant for the ladies. Dupattas, earrings, gorgeous salwar kameez, bangles, bindis are available at pocket-friendly rates.
Guru Bazaar, the oldest bazaar is popular for its colorful collection of gold, silver ornaments and the traditional Indian jewelry known as Jadau.