Hathipole Market Udaipur – Best Market for Rajasthani Handicrafts & Souvenir
A must visit place for tourists and the hub of shopping for every Udaipurite, this lively market is swarming with customers from all over the world to buy famous handicraft items, silver jewelry, bandhani print outfits, souvenirs made with brass, marble, etc. You can also find a lot of shops to buy Rajasthani traditional footwear like mojris, jootis, and other leather products at very cheap rates.
Hathipole market stands among the most-popular markets in the city for locals as well as tourists. Craftworks, traditional clothing, and designer footwear are famously known as mojadis or juttis are the souls of this market. You can also buy beautiful fabrics of Bandhej and Leheriya at reasonable prices here. The Rajasthani blankets or Jaipuri Razai is another must buy the thing in the market. If you are an art enthusiast, you will find Pichwai and Phad arts mesmerizing and you will be compelled to purchase them. The market mirrors the cultural greatness of Rajasthan beautifully.
Shopping in Udaipur is fun as it teams up with visiting scenic spots that dot the city. Exquisite handicrafts made with metals, marble and wood, traditional wooden furniture, colorful and bright textiles- especially Bandhej, Lehriya and Indigo prints, wooden toys, leather items- traditional mojris, jootis, bags, passport holders and more, handcrafted marble waterfalls and ethnic bags with beautiful embroidery work, dresses and more.
This is one of the most popular markets for locals as well as tourists. Even the most reluctant shoppers will find it difficult to resist themselves here. The market reflects the eminence of Rajasthan. The exquisite handicrafts, garments and colorful footwear are popularly known as Mojadis or jutis are the souls of this market. Different styles of fabric called Bandhej or Bandhani and Leheriya which are created using ‘tie and dye’ techniques are available here at quite affordable prices. The Rajasthani quilts or Jaipuri razai are something you just can’t ignore from having a look at.
This market is an exciting and fun place for fans of Rajasthani art and craftwork. You can buy and choose from the large variety of folk art and handicrafts available at different shops in the Hathipole market. The things are not very costly here, but the prices are little increased by the shop-keepers, you can enjoy bargaining with them and get your chosen article at competitive prices.