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Shopping at Mumbai

Mumbai Shopping

    Mumbai is better known as shopaholic’s paradise, Mumbai's streets, corners and pavements are lined with shops and virtually anything you want is available in parts of its famous bazaars and markets.Tourists visiting Mumbai can spend lazy afternoon hours browsing through the display window of the various malls. Purchase best of products as your souvenirs and make your travel to Mumbai an incredible experience. Mumbai is dotted with number of markets - Chor bazzars, Crawford markets are to name some.

    In central and suburban Mumbai, the Dadar, Bandra-Linking Road, and Juhu Road areas are 
good spots to shop.Likewise Bandra is familiar with local perfume, embroidery and souvenir art facts.

Shopping in Mumbai



    For those who like to shop in comfort,the shopping arcades of almost all five-star hotels such as the Oberoi and the Taj Mahal offer a good variety of up-market shops. Breach Candy and Kemps Corner, down the hill from the Hanging Gardens are also popular for their trendyclothes. Wonderful stuff for summer wear, and you can also pick up sequined and embroidered silk blouses and skirts to wear in the evenings.


Chor Bazaar

Chor Bazaar is an antique-hunter's delight. where you can grab vintage assortment of curios. Today, it is a hustling bustling market selling. An electic range of new and old furniture and bric-a-brac. Chor Bazar is famous for antiquities, wooden articles, leatherware and curios.The traders,whose families have been in this business for generations, scour the countryside buying goods to sell in the market. Chor Bazar is a chaotic street flanked by numerous antique shops, where anything, varying from old ship parts, grandfather clocks, gramophones, old English tea sets to crystal chandeliers, could
bargain your interest. Glass Lamps, Paintings, Teak and Rosewood Furniture,  Crockery, Glass ware, Bird Cages, Lamps , Fans, Watches, Ships Equipment,Clocks,Lamps Lights, Candle sticks, Jubilee Decorators Marble can be found here.

How to reach Chor Bazaar

Take a taxi or bus to Maulana Shaukat Ali Road and set off down Mutton Street.
It is at distance 2 to 2.5 Km from Mumbai Central
It is at distance 1.5 to 2 Km from Masjid Bandar Railway Station

Famous places, Attractions nearby  Chor Bazaar

Girgoan Chowpatti, Marin Drive, Taraporewala Aquarium,  Zaveri Bazaar


Fashion Street

The affordable and trendy clothes are sold at Fashion Street. It is frequented by college goers and teenagers looking to make a quick buy.It is a group of more than 100 shops, where you  can get chic clothes and fashion accessories at very cheap rates. Apart from clothing, here you can find shops selling shoe and costume jewelry too. Haggling is 'mantra' of shopping at Fashion Street, where shopkeepers generally quote higher prices. You can really enjoy buying cool stuff, while bargaining and cracking pretty good deals. India is prime exporter of readymade clothes to abroad. Fashion Street is actually a market flooded with export surplus clothing.The clothes, which make the craze stuff in the leading stores of the US and Europe, can be obtained at Fashion Street, in cheeper price.


How to Reach Fashion Street

Located adjoining the Cross Maidan and opposite Azad Maidan in South Mumbai
It is at distance of 0.5 to 1 Km from Chattrapati Shivaji Terminas (Central Railway)
It is at distance of 0.5 to 1 Km from Churchgate

Famous places, Attractions nearby  Fashion Street

Girgoan Chowpatti, Marin Drive, Taraporewala Aquarium,  Zaveri Bazaar

Zaveri Bazaar

Zaveri Bazaar (Jewellery Market) is famous for its diamond, gold and silver jewellery.  Scores of jewellers line the narrow streets in Mumbai's oldest bullion market.To your surprise, our ancestors were not ignorant of this current fact when Zaveri Bazaar was established. Zaveri Bazaar is virtually a market that understands and speaks the language of gold. Dotted with hundreds of jewelry shops that sell gems and jewels. Here, you can find the latest designs of ornaments, made of every possible gem and precious metal. Undoubtedly, women would love to haunt this place without bothering about the jostle inside the market. Actually, Zaveri Bazaar gets the maximum credit of jewelry and gems' export
from the country. During the times of Diwali and Ramzan, Zaveri Bazaar is a place to see amidst gold illumination.

How to reach Zaveri Bazaar

Located at Bhuleshwar in South Mumbai, Zaveri Bazaar is a muddle of narrow lanes.
It is at distance 2 to 2.5 Km from Chattrapati Shivaji Terminas (Central Railway)
It is at distance 1 to 1.5 Km from Masjid Bandar Railway Station (Western Railway)
It is at distance 1 to 1.5 Km from Marine Lines (Western Railway)

Famous places, Attractions nearby Zaveri Bazaar

Girgoan Chowpatti, Marin Drive, Taraporewala Aquarium, Chor Bazaar

Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Market (Crawford Market)

A busy market area, this is best visited early on in the day. Crawford Market is famous for  eatables, flowers and fruits.  The fruits and vegetable section offers the best of produce. Seasonal the fruits are always a good buy. The handicrafts emporiums and fresh consumables available. Crawford Market paint a vivid picture of the quintessential Indian marketplace.

 How to Reach Crawford Market

It is located in South Mumbai, to the north of Chattrapati Shivaji Terminas and opposite the Police headquarters.
It is at distance 2 to 2.5 Km from Chattrapati Shivaji Terminas (Central Railway)
It is at distance 1 to 1.5 Km from Masjid Bandar Railway Station (Western Railway)
It is at distance 1 to 1.5 Km from Marine Lines (Western Railway)

Famous places, Attractions nearby  Crawford Market

Girgoan Chowpatti, Marin Drive, Taraporewala Aquarium, Chor Bazaar




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