Ajmer is known as a Muslim religious city as well as a Hindu historic city. The local markets in Ajmer are incredibly popular amongst the tourists and the travelers love to visit here and buy the things that are charming and extremely beautiful as they are the mark of the local craftsmanship and the culture of Rajasthan which is really vibrant. The markets are really famous for their souvenirs and items but also for the local food delicacies that they offer such as tikki chaat, kulfi faluda, and these foods make the shopping more fun and perfect.
Top 5 Markets in Ajmer
the city is indeed a great shopping destination and there are many markets in Ajmer which are best known for selling some very exquisite souvenirs that will embrace the memories of visiting Ajmer and you will have some nice memories with it. Shopping in Ajmer will consist of some nice bangles, embroidered apparels, women clothing, mojaris or juttis, lac ornaments, silver ornaments, bags and many others.
We have shortlisted the markets of Ajmer as Dargah Bazar, Mahila Mandi and Naala Bazaar, Mandar Gate and Churi Bazar.
1. Dargah Bazar
This market is located on street ending on the opening gates of the famous Dargah of Ajmer Sharif. Since it is near the shrine of the Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chist it is named as Dargah Bazar. The bazar is especially attended all the needs of the pilgrims with the stuff that are needed for the visit of the tomb of the saint and they are chaddars made of flowers and different cloth materials, flowers, garlands, and many other sweet kinds of stuff and incense sticks. But the other shops also sells goods that are related to the local craftsmen and tie and dye, embroidered jootis, and other beautiful souvenirs.
2. Naala Bazar
This is also one of the best shopping places in Ajmer where you can have the best opportunities for shopping and the place is literally known as a cloth market and one can get the best of the cloths and the best of the fashion items to the best of the ethnic wears from this market. People can get the fine ornaments to some of the best collection and it is a shopper’s heaven.
3. Mahila Mandi
This market is especially dedicated to women and majorly the shops are elegant and vibrant. The market is loved by the women who are shopaholics and the place is just apt for them. If you are an expert bargainer then the place is just an absolute one. The people can buy for embroidered clothes among which the duppattas, lehangas, bangles, shoes, potteries, lac jewelry and many more.
4. Mandar Gate
You can get local Rajasthani flavour in Madar gate market which provides ample shopping venues. A great hub of items like Jodhpuri jootis, colourful geometrical patterns of the Bandhini art, silver ornaments, ittar, and Kishangarh miniature paintings designed by the local people. The Bandhini work from this market is famous all throughout the country. Market opens early and remains open till 10 in the night.
5. Churi Bazar
The Bangle market is famous for the variety of bangles and trinkets. Opens quite late as compared to others markets at around 10 am in the morning and remains open till 9 in the night. The market is located near the Prithvi Raj Marg. If you love collecting bangles and trinkets then this is it for you.
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