Beside being a very famous tourist place Mathura Vrindavan is also famous for its local markets. The tourists who come here are very fond of shopping from the local markets of Mathura Vrindavan.
The best local shopping markets in Mathura Vrindavan have unique handicraft materials, utensils of brass and copper and being a pilgrimage site you can get here different types of incense sticks and statues which are antique. Also you will get clothes at very affordable prices in the local market of Mathura Vrindavan.
Some of the Best local shopping markets in MathuraVrindavan are
1.Tilak Dwar Market
Tilak dwar market is also known as the holy gate. The place is one of the most popular markets in Mathura Vrindavan which is famous for brass statues and religious items. You can also get various handicraft materials here. Paintings are also very famous in this market.
- Timing: the market is open between 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Lal bazar is also one of the best local markets for shopping in Mathura Vrindavan. This place is famous for beautiful handicraft, idols of God, incense sticks.
The prices of items here are flexible so you should ensure a good bargaining with the shopkeepers to get a good deal.
- Timing: 11 am to 9 pm
- This market is a little crowded so make sure to visit in the early morning.
Bangali Ghat is best known for the variety of food stalls offering a diversity of food items and all the local sweets. You can also buy a wide range of Pooja items, brass statues and Puja utensils from this market.
- Timing: Timing- 10 am to 8 pm
- This market shuts down a bit earlier than on the market so make sure that you visit it before 8:00 p.m.
4.Krishna Nagar market
This is one of the best local shopping markets in Mathura Vrindavan for branded apparels.
You can get hair designer apparels, shoes , heels , purse, jewelry and designer bags. The shop is also famous for designer bangles and therefore attracts a lot of female tourists.
- Timing: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m
It is known locally as the oldest market in Mathura. It has a number of shops including for clothes and items of brass and silver. The market is mainly famous for metal anklets. Designs which you will find in these anklets are very rare and antique.
- Timing: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
The biggest bazaar in Vrindavan is the main market called the Loi Bazar. The fragrance spread all over the market as many shoppers here come to buy unique fragrance which are natural and made from flowers.
This market is also famous for crafts and decorative items which attract many shoppers. Tourists also get attracted to this market for buying spiritual items like idols of God and utensils for Puja.
- Timing: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.