Shopping in Dehradun
Shopping in Dehradun attracts both locals and foreigners from all over the world. Street shopping in Dehradun has always been a shopper’s paradise. Rajpur Road and Paltan Bazaar have many beautiful artifacts that can make your shopping experience in the city delightful. Dehradun has always been famous for Basmati Rice, Khukris (Knives used in the movie ‘Gladiater’) and Wooden Artifacts made out of Bamboos, wood and canes.
The Tibetan Market in Dehradun consists of woolen garments, sweaters and cardigans that absolutely cannot be missed. This market is also famous Garhwali Jewellery, antiques, carpets and paintings that are a must-buy for any tourist. Moreover, if you are interested in purchasing some lovely wind chimes, then Tibetan Market is the place for you. For latest fashion accessories, clothes and bags, you can visit the Indira Market in Dehradun.
Shopping in Dehradun is not only limited to handicrafts and antiques. If you are an enthusiastic book reader, English Book Depot has a huge collection of books from all genres, from fiction, travel and magazines to literature. You can find the latest copy of any author readily available at English Book Depot. Another popular bookshop in Dehradun is Book World in Astley Hall on Rajpur Road.
Apart from street shopping, there are also a few malls in the city. The mall culture in Dehradun is fairly new and has recently developed. Pacific Mall and Crossroads Mall are the two malls in Dehradun that have just opened. Both these malls are a combination of shopping and entertainment. Pacific mall has more than 60 retail stores including high-end fashion brands, luxury stores and fine dining restaurants.
Shopping in Dehradun has progressed a lot in the last few years. With more malls opening up in the city, the shopping culture in Dehradun is being redefined. However, street shopping in Dehradun is an experience that every tourist or local cannot miss. From traditional handicrafts, antiques to latest fashion brands, luxury outlets, Dehradun has everything for everyone.