India is well known for its arts and crafts. Every tourist who visits India wishes to take back a part of this lovely country. Shopping is the best way to fulfill your wish of taking a memory of India with you. Here you can find items that suit your budget too and variety of items to suit your diverse needs and taste. Some of them include silks, spices, jewelry, handicrafts, silverware, antiques, carpets, leatherwork and so on
Clothes : In India clothes are available in a huge variety. Some famous fabrics are cotton, silk chiffons, brocade and khadi among others. Most of the international brands are now available in India.
Jewelry : Indian traditional jewelry is very heavy and elaborate. Indian jewellery designs are exquisite and elaborately done. Indian silverwork is quite famous. Gems include diamonds, lapis lazuli, Indian star rubies, star sapphires, moonstones, aquamarines and so on. Indian jewellery is famous for using intricate work of gems and other semi precious stones.
Carpets : India has one of the biggest carpet industries in the world. Darjeeling is an ideal place to shop for carpets. These are available in much affordable prices and are available in a huge variety.
Handicrafts and Leatherwork : India is famous for its handicrafts and ethnic crafts items. There is no one best place for handicraft and leatherwork in India. Each area has its own specialty. Handicraft items coves the b ronzes and brasswork item
Rajasthan specialties include its colorful fabrics and silks
Kashmiri woven rugs and papier mache (some decorated in gold leaf) are very famous.
Agra is known for its inlaid marble and alabaster
Other Items : Pickles, Spices, Indian tea, Perfumes, Soap, Handmade paper, etc are also another options of shopping