Udaipur Famous Things to Buy – What and Where to Buy in Udaipur

Udaipur Famous Things to Buy – What and Where to Buy in Udaipur

Udaipur market is famous for its traditional lifestyle, its handicraft items ranging from oxidized silver and copper jewelry items, sculptures, pichwai & miniature paintings, minakari, and gemstone items, etc. It is a good place for those who are building or renovating their homes. They can buy antique wooden furniture, jharokhas, marble flooring, and paintings on semi-precious stone. The linen which is hand-printed by workers is one of the favorite items of Udaipur.

Udaipur is also famous by its name “Lake City” all across the globe. Udaipur is a beautiful place and one of the favorite tourist spots in Rajasthan. If you are planning a trip to Rajasthan then it is suggested that if possible then you must take a trip to Udaipur also. Udaipur is not only famous for sightseeing but this place is also famous for shopping.

There are many famous things that you can buy during your visit to Udaipur. So if you are planning a trip to Udaipur then it is suggested that you must visit the local market once so that you can easily buy the famous things of Udaipur. And if you have planned you this trip with the Royal Adventure trip then you need not worry about the market visit as we have already included the market visit in our Udaipur Tour Package.

There are many famous things that you can get from Udaipur by visiting local markets here like Hathi Pol Bazaar, Bada Bazaar, Chetak Circle, Bapu Bazaar, Shilpgram, Rajasthali, Sadhna Emporium, Lake Palace Road, Jagdish Temple Street, Clock Tower, Maldas Street, and GhantaGhar Bazaar. These all mentioned places are famous for shopping in Udaipur that you must visit during your visit to Udaipur. These places are famous for different – different types of things. But before hitting this city, you need to do a little bit of research about the famous shopping items that are intrinsic parts of Udaipur.

Leather Items

If pure leathers don’t repulse you, then indulge yourself with camel leather items- the famous offerings of Rajasthan and which are highly visible in any local market of Udaipur. As one can relate Udaipur with splashes of colors, you can expect that the pure leather items that are available there, also emulating bright tints and sequins. Whether its purses, wallets, jootis or jackets- splurge at your heart’s content while exploring the local markets of Udaipur. It’s always advisable to purchase the camel leather products from street vendors, as they leave some scope for bargaining. Otherwise, from fixed-price shops, you run a chance of getting cheated on when it comes to price. In general, Hathi Pol bazaar and Manek chowk are the best places to buy these items.


When it comes to clothes, Rajasthan comes out as a winner’s hands down, in terms of color and vividness, among all the states in India. Udaipur is laden with shops that sell the customary Rajasthani Bandhni print in forms of- sari, Kurti, lehenga, chunri or bags. Again, Bara Bazaar and Baapu Bazaar are the famous local markets to buy these specialties. Apart from Bandhni, you can also go for blouses or stoles embroidered with mirror-works. If you are a man, then don’t feel disappointed either, as you can choose from colorful turbans, bandhgala, jackets, and sherwanis that once were the official costumes of kings and princes of Royal courts.


Mojadis is the most famous traditional footwear of Rajasthan. Buy a pair of Mojadis from Udaipur for Indo-Western outfits and give yourself an ethnic Rajasthani look. Persons from localities show their keen interest in shopping Mojadis. Mojadis give a royal look on the traditional slate.

Vintage Collection

Udaipur is also famous for its Vintage collection of antiques like wall clock, flower vase, wooden objects, lamps, and some old vintage stuff. You will love shopping in Udaipur.

The Hathi Pol Bazaar is famous for its Rajasthani miniature paintings, Pichwai and Phad paintings. Along with these, you can also buy authentic souvenirs, wooden handicrafts and colorful “Nagra” slippers that are made from camel skin with beautiful embroidery are highly recommended. During your visit to Bada Bazaar, you can shop for your whole family like you find here the Batik and Bandhani print sarees and also you can buy the Rajasthani famous juttis from Mochiwada Bazaar that is shoe segment of Bada Bazaar. Apart from these, you can also buy jewelry both in silver and camel bone. From the Chetak circle, you can get decoration items like dancing puppets, wall decoration items, pens, pen stand, traditional lanterns, handmade papers and painted wooden boxes. If you are a handicraft lover then you must visit.

Shilpgram Mela which is famous for its handicrafts and artwork. Here you can buy handicrafts in the form of clothes and accessories of Rajasthan. Along with that, you can also find good handicraft options at Rajasthali. The Sadhna Emporium in Udaipur is famous for its craft of applique and running stitch-tanka embroidery which includes products like bedsheets, cushion covers. Table mats, coaster, table covers, bags, diaries, dupattas, kurtas, sarees, and jackets. Apart from this the Jagdish Temple Street market is famous for its camel leather journals and diaries. The GhantaGhar Bazaar of Udaipur is famous for Souvenirs, gifts, wood, brass, zinc-silver, lac. So you can buy good ornaments made out of meenakari, Kundan and polka. Along with these, you can also buy traditional Rajasthani turbans, colorful tapestries and beautiful idols of Hindu Gods and Goddess.


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