Famous for its stone and wooden artifacts, Mahabalipuram markets also sell soapstones, granite sculptures. These sculptures are mostly of Gods and Goddesses which captures scenes from everyday life. Seashells are also an important item if you are going for shopping in Mahabalipuram.
Decorative items and jewellery made of seashells are also in vogue in Mahabalipuram markets. Shopping in Mahabalipuram will be quite exciting for the tourists if they are looking for rare showpieces.
If you are looking for handicrafts then visit the Mount Road markets in Mahabalipuram or Poompuhar. Exclusive South Indian handicrafts of Mahabalipuram can be found in the shops of Mahabalipuram.
Shopping in Mahabalipuram will be a wonderful experience if you are looking for ancient art and sculpture artifacts. So buy it from Mount Road or from the shacks of palm fringed beaches but do not forget to carry a souvenir from your Mahabalipuram Tour.