Shopping in Chennai
During your tour to Chennai, donít forget to take home the exclusive specialties of the city. Shopping in Chennai is a delightful activity for visitors from different parts of the world. It is also among the most important things to do in Chennai leaving you ample scope to buy the choicest items for yourself or your loved ones back home. If you are wondering what to buy in Chennai, think no more. Hotels in Chennai Madras offers complete online information on Chennai shopping to assist you in knowing some of the best buys in the city.
Chennai is renowned for a large number of traditional handicrafts that are a must buy during your tour to the capital city. You will find several beautiful brass, stone, wood & ivory goods adorned with exquisite stone carvings that you simply canít afford to miss during shopping in Chennai. Besides the home-produced specialties, Chennai also provides a wide variety of goods collected from across Tamil Nadu and the country. As such, you can find a host of unique offerings of South India under one roof !
Go for Pattamara mats and other traditional handicrafts from Tirunellveli or the magnificent jewelry from Kumbakonam. Tanjavur is famous for its metal castings and Mamallapuram for majestic stone carvings that you can buy while shopping in Chennai. Not to forget the world-famous and the most beautiful Kanchipuram silk saris that are the fancy of every woman and a must buy in Chennai shopping list.
Some of the most popular shopping centers in Chennai where you can find all this and much more at quite decent rates and good quality are Ranganatha Street in T. Nagar & Anna Salai, the commercial hub of the city. Anna Salai is also dotted with a number of government handicraft museums that sell authentic traditional handicrafts & handlooms from different parts of the state at fixed rates and are widely preferred by most tourists to Chennai.
To facilitate your shopping in Chennai, we provide you with a list of some of the most famous markets in Chennai that are the hub of exquisite handmade produce Ė the exclusive specialty of the city.
818, Anna Salai
818, Anna Salai
Victoria Technical Institute
765, Anna Salai
Central Cottage Industries Emporium
476, Anna Salai
61, Cathedral Road
7, Rattan Bazaar
India Silk House
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