Lajpat nagar is one of the most popular market places in South Delhi. It is basically a commercial and residential neighbourhood, and the central market here is a complete shopping paradise. The area is named in the honour of Lala Lajpat Rai, also known the Lion of Punjab, and is today most known for the Lajpat Nagar Central Market. You can find almost anything to everything at this market, right from garments and accessories to furniture and textiles. People coming to Delhi from all over the country must have heard about Sarojini Nagar before, but this shopping destination is no less.It offers cheap prices and amazing stuff!
How to reach Lajpat Nagar Market?
You can take a cab directly to the Lajpat Nagar Central Market. To drive to the market, consider referring the location on the maps. If you want to reach Lajpat Nagar via public transport, using the Delhi Metro is your best option. To reach the market by the Delhi metro, you have to take the violet line either from Central Secretariat or Kashmere Gate. You then have to get down at the Lajpat Nagar Metro Station and take a rickshaw to the central market which will cost Rs.20.
Lajpat Nagar Shopping – What to find here?
The market here has a variety of roadside shops and kiosks which offer a great range of garments, fabrics, accessories, jewelry, footwear, home decor and so much more at astonishing prices. This is why it is one of the best places to shop from without burning a hole in your pocket. Lajpat Nagar market shops are mostly famous for selling great ethnic wear at affordable costs, both, for men and women. The garments in this market range from sari and salwar kameez to kurtas and kurtis in a variety of designs and colours. You can also expect to find various stores selling fabrics like cottons, brocades, silks, phulkaris, chanderis, blends and even prints such as 3D, geometric, tribal, aztec and so on. You can basically find any and every kind of fabric in this market depending upon your need and budget.
Along with clothes, the market also offers an amazing range of jewelry and accessories. The shops here are famous for selling different kinds of ethnic jewelry, chunky jewelry and tribal jewelry. They also offer hair accessories, handbags, footwears as well as other daily fashion essentials. The appliers of henna or The Mehendiwallas are also very well-known in this market.
Best Time To Visit Lajpat Nagar Central Market
This market stays open on all days of the week except Mondays. Just like any other street market, the central market too starts opening around 10:30-11:00 a.m. So, the best time to visit the market is on a weekday. You should go around 12 noon when the stocks are fresh and you can grab great deals.
So we recently went to Lajpat Nagar Central Market for our latest haul video and here’s what we got from the market-
- Men’s Shorts – Rs.300
- Polo T-shirt – Rs.200
- Women’s Kurti – Rs.250
- Women’s Pants – Rs.150
Watch our video to know more about the market and see how we styled our clothes from Lajpat Nagar Market.