Jaipur Shopping Guide: Where to Shop without Getting Scammed

Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan is famously known as the ‘Pink City’. People from all over the world come to this colorful city to witness its royalty and wonderful monuments. You can visit Jaipur with your family and friends to spend a perfect vacation and relax. Apart from being a site of cultural heritage, it also is the biggest shopping hub that has everything ranging from fabrics to bangles to ornaments to spices and so on. While you are visiting Jaipur after getting a glimpse of all the breathtaking monuments it is crucial that you shop from the very famous street or the big Jaipur shopping malls.

However, for tourists, it's always a big question whether to trust shopkeepers or street vendors and the price they are selling at. So here’s a list of all the places you can buy the best things for your Jaipur shopping that are authentic without being ripped off.

Jaipur Potteries
Jaipur Potteries
Blue Pottery

Blue pottery is very popular and a key artwork in Jaipur. There are pots, jars and different kinds of pottery that you will find in this city. Jaipur Blue Pottery Store near Jain Temple on Amer road is very famous in and around Jaipur and produces some of the finest blue pottery products. The store also has a selection of over 350 decorative and utility products and nearly 1,150 original designs.

Jewelry

Jewelry is a major part of the Rajasthani tradition. No tourist leaves Jaipur without buying jewelry and ornaments from there as it is one of the biggest hubs in India for the best jewelry. Especially Kundan jewelry that has precious and semi-precious stones embedded into necklaces, pendants, bangles, and earrings.

Gems Paradise is also an exquisite jewelry shop centered in Jaipur with 5 generations of experience manufacturing and selling exclusive fine gold, Victorian and 22-kt Kundan-Meena jewelry with precious and semi-precious stones. As one of the best Jaipur shopping places, their principles of timely delivery, fair trade practices, after-sales services, finest quality raw materials, and customer satisfaction have helped them create a trusted name in jewelry for many years.

Bandhani Dupatta & Lehariya Saree

The very famous bandhani dupatta and lehariya saree are a must-buy in your Jaipur shopping list. Bandhani is used as saree, dupatta, and is also used as pagri (headgear) by locals as a part of their traditional outfit. If you're looking for textiles, especially traditional tie and dye bandhani and gota sarees, Johari Bazar and Tripolia Bazar are the best places for you. You'll find many shops that give good deals on such things. Few of them are Rana's and Gota works, Fair Deal Textiles and Om Sai textiles in Johari Bazaar where you will find all kinds of designs and patterns in sarees and dupattas.  These are trusted shops for a long time and sell products at a very reasonable price. Do check out other shops at Johari bazaar, but also learn to bargain before entering the market.

Embroidered Bed Sheets and Quilts

Embroidered bed sheets and Jaipuri quilts are other famous products for Jaipur shopping. You can find a variety of bed sheets from block print home linen to embroidered ones at Channi Textile and Carpets and Jal Mahal Carpets and Textiles. These stores have a variety of authentic carpets, bedsheets, and quilts at a very affordable price. Tourists from all over the world shop in these markets to take forever-lasting or rather useful souvenirs from Jaipur.

Embroidered Bed Sheets
Embroidered Bed Sheets

Jaipur Seasonings
Jaipur Spices

Spices & Tea

Food of Rajasthan is often praised and is popular all around the world. The traditional and royal cuisine is loved by anyone who has ever had a bite of it. While you're in Jaipur, you must buy some of the rare spices and tea from the local markets. Nehru Bazaar has all types of food items, spices, and very famous Ghevar. Royal spices and tea is a shop that has been selling spices and tea for many years now. They are trusted and recommended by many people.

Artifacts & Paintings

Some of the most bought things from Jaipur are miniature paintings. They are mostly of god and beautiful scenery of nature. Also, the meenakari work, enamel work done on earrings, pendants, and artifacts Jaipur is very famous and high in demand. Shops at Johari Bazaar and M.I Road sell all kinds of things that you cannot miss. Ellora Arts is one of the few shops in Jaipur that sell the best artifacts and paintings.


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