2 km from New Delhi railway station.
Karol Bagh is located in the heart of the pulsating city , New
Delhi. This is one of the oldest shopping areas of the city. It's
central location and proximity to the major places and monuments of
the city makes it a visitor's delight. This place is mainly famous
for it's shopping complex.
Shopping at Karol Bagh
A walk through Karol Bagh market is an unforgettable experience.
It's a journey into history, traditional treasure house which
mirrors the very best of Indian craftsmen. What makes the shopping
even more unique is that the visitor has the options of walking in
modern air-conditioned stores or through narrow alleys to
traditional shops where often the artisan himself presents his work
and also explains the intricacies of his craftsmanship.
The variety of Indian jewellery is mind boggling. From intricately
set necklaces in an array of precious stones to inlaid gold anklets
to simple silver bangles, India has it all. Jewellery exists in
almost everywhere in India as gold is considered the purest form of
wealth in Indian society. Ornaments of gold and precious stones have
been used from ancient times to decorate gods and goddesses ,
maharajas and maharanis, and to add sparkle to the religious rituals
Karol Bagh is best known for it's
Delhi's gold and silver smiths are the most famous in the country
and in fact, an entire street in old Delhi is still called the
'silver street'. Besides gold and silver , Delhi offers a variety of
precious gems - rubies, emeralds, sapphires and a number of
semi-precious stones like cornelian, lapis lazuli, and garnets.
Karol Bagh has the maximum number of jewellery shops in Delhi.
Therefore, Delhi's traditional jewellery street is worth a visit.
Here, in shops located in narrow lane, visitors will be able to
witness craftsmen at work and see designs that are still worn by
traditional Indian women. What makes the jewellery from here special
is not only the quality of the metal or stone rather the fine
workmanship available only in this part of the world!
options at Karol Bagh
Shoppers in Karol Bagh have either the option of picking up fabrics
from the rich array of cotton , silks, woolens or synthetics, or
buying readymade garments in the trendiest of the world of fashions.
Be it traditional Indian Saree or an evening dress, the bargains are
Other shopping bargains at Karol Bagh include furniture and
furnishings, carpets and dhurries, spices and tea and a wide range
of fashion accessories.
Areas Under Karol Bagh
- 2 km.from New Delhi Railway Station
- Distance between ISBT and Karol Bagh is 9 km. (approx.)
- Jhandewalan Extension
- Anand Parvat
- Sarai Rohilla