Shopping Walk in Jaipur, Jaipur (Self Guided)

One of the best ways to experience the vibrant colors of Jaipur is to take a shopping trip around the city. Jaipur’s exotic markets are full of bright, exotic objects that highlight the culture and customs of the Rajastan region. You can find all kinds of great gifts to take home, like jewelry, pottery and handicrafts. If you want something special for your home, there are also lots of miniature pictures, carpets, textiles and leather goods.
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Shopping Walk in Jaipur Map

Guide Name: Shopping Walk in Jaipur
Guide Location: India » Jaipur (See other walking tours in Jaipur)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.9 km
Author: vickyc
Badi Chaupar

1) Badi Chaupar

Badi Chaupar is a famous shopping square located just meters from the Hawa Mahal Palace. This square is always crowded with shoppers, who come for the crafts made by local masters, antiques, clothes and Jaipuri print dress material.
Tripolia Bazaar

2) Tripolia Bazaar

The Tripolia Bazaar specializes in ironware, brass-ware and carpets. Jaipur is famous for its elegant and colorful carpets. Each comes with an interesting motif - humans, landscapes, flora, fauna and different shapes are all used as designs. Open Monday to Saturday, the bazaar also offers other popular Indian products.
Kishanpol Bazaar

3) Kishanpol Bazaar

The Kishanpol Bazaar specializes in textiles and wooden furniture. Here you’ll find the best Bandhani textiles in the traditional local style. Its fabrics are made according to a special method with amazing prints like checkered designs, diagonal strips, circus scenes, shakari, human and animal figures and many others.

Operation hours: Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm, closed- Sunday
Nehru Bazaar

4) Nehru Bazaar

The Nehru Bazaar specializes in popular 'Mojri' footwear, a comfortable style of shoe made of soft camel leather and artistically embroidered. There are also shops here selling fabrics, sari, leather bags and local perfumes.

Operation hours: Monday - Sunday: 10:30 am - 7:30 pm
Gem Palace

5) Gem Palace

The Gem Palace is the perfect place to buy exceptional jewelry. Celebrities, such as Hollywood stars and princesses have shopped here. Founded in 1852, the palace also holds a number of interesting antique pieces with precious stones that are not for sale, but can be seen and admired.
Chandpol Bazaar

6) Chandpol Bazaar

Chandpol Bazaar is a large street market in the Old City selling every imaginable kind of product. It is a great pleasure to simply walk around and look at the bright and colorful wares, which include jewelry, pottery, spices and textiles. There are a lot of clothes for women, men and children. Don't forget to bargain for the best price!

Walking Tours in Jaipur, India

Create Your Own Walk in Jaipur

Create Your Own Walk in Jaipur

Creating your own self-guided walk in Jaipur is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Jaipur Daily Life Walking Tour

Jaipur Daily Life Walking Tour

The people of Jaipur are very friendly, as you’ll see when you walk on the city’s streets and notice their brightly-colored clothing and welcoming appearance. Take our Daily Life Tour to see how the people of Jaipur live their everyday lives.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 km
North Jaipur Walking Tour

North Jaipur Walking Tour

There is much to admire in the beautiful city of Jaipur, and the northern area is particularly picturesque. Set on a lake, it is a truly beautiful district with monuments and gardens that are a treat to the senses. The mountains to the north complete the area’s scenic landscape. Take our tour to see the best sights in Northern Jaipur.

Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 9.0 km
Jaipur Landmarks Walking Tour

Jaipur Landmarks Walking Tour

Jaipur is also known as the Pink City because of the many pink sandstone buildings around. These beautiful buildings help make Jaipur one of India’s most impressive places. There are plenty of other great landmarks around the city that you can see using our Landmarks Walking Tour.

Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 10.0 km
Jaipur Cultural Walking Tour

Jaipur Cultural Walking Tour

The picturesque city of Jaipur, capital of the Rajasthan state, boasts a rich culture and heritage. Visitors can experience this culture through the city’s many great art galleries, museums and palaces in which they are set. Take our walking tour to see the most interesting cultural attractions in Jaipur.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.9 km
South Jaipur Walking Tour

South Jaipur Walking Tour

The city of Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan state, is a town of fairy tale beauty full of amazing palaces, temples and parks. Many of these top sights are located in southern Jaipur, plus some fascinating museums where you can learn all about Indian culture and traditions. Take our South Jaipur tour to see the main attractions of the area.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.1 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Jaipur for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Jaipur has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet

To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Jaipur, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device

Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.