Shopping has always been a necessary component of a city tour. And especially if you are touring the heritage city of Jodhpur in Rajasthan, it’s a no way back home without it. Shopping in this famed city is as eventful and rewarding as its monuments and forts.
Home to numerous skilled craftsmen, the markets in Jodhpur are a rich source of authentic Rajasthani antiques that cannot be found anywhere in the world. You might have heard about the classic Jodhpur Breeches, well the city gives its visitors a chance to buy them from the last of the tailors of their kind. Besides buying those traditional pieces of cloth, one can look for Bandhini, Antiques, Footwear and Mathaniya’s Red Chillies in the markets of Jodhpur.
The huge array of Rajasthani items in Jodhpur markets also includes silver jewelry, marble figures, paintings, ivory, bed covers, puppets, pottery and memorabilia. It is not only the variety that makes the difference, but the pricing which is reasonably low.