Walk along the narrow Jaisalmer lanes and feel the vibrant vein of this brilliant land. Visit the curio shops, bustling markets and local bazaars that are located in ancient looking alleyways, near old havelis and old buildings.
Shopping in Jaisalmer is a great way to explore local ways, age-old traditions that are still prevalent and manifest themselves in different forms of everyday activity and cultural beliefs of Rajasthan.
The irresistible Jaisalmer magnetism captivates you during your Jaisalmer shopping tours; buy elaborately embroidered ghagras, tablecloths, mats, little money pouches and woven jackets at the local bazaars and feel mesmerized with the glistening mirror work, bead work and an array of bandhini fabrics on display at the Jaisalmer marketplaces.
A Jaisalmer shopping spree promises to be an unforgettable extravaganza. Shop for chunky silver jewelry, woollen pattu’s, camel leather goods, mojris or local footwear, intricately carved wooden boxes and other curios at the Jaisalmer bazaars.
Enhance your shopping tour experience by shopping at the Sonaron Ka Bas, Pansari Bazaar, Manak Chowk, Sadar Bazaar, Rajasthali and the Khadi Gramodyog.
So let Jaisalmer enchant you during your shopping tours in Rajasthan with Indian Horizons.
Handicrafts and Textiles of Jaisalmer
Rajasthan is famous for its exotic handicrafts and textiles that enchant you into a world of exquisite thread work, mirrors and vibrant embroidery.
Jaisalmer is an important center of Rajasthan handicrafts and textiles. Caress the glistening amber cultural customs of Jaisalmer in a special way during your shopping tours to Barmer.
Hand-block printed textiles in vibrant colors of the VIBGYOR captivate you with traditional patterns, folk motifs and heartwarming designs. Barmer is famous for fantastically carved wooden furniture that recreates the regal grandeur of erstwhile Rajputana.
Famous for metalcraft, leatherware, woodcraft and stone carvings, Barmer produces some of Rajasthan ‘s most exclusive handicrafts. As far as textiles are concerned, Barmer is a great place to shop for the traditional Cotton printed or velvet quilts that keep you cozy and warm during the winter months.
Jaisalmer is a great place to go shopping for handicrafts and textiles and watch craftsmen at work. The sheer pleasure of watching an artisan giving shape to an intricately carved piece of silver trinket or blue pottery is beyond description.
The perfect time to see tiny desert Jaisalmer at its colorful best is during the month of March when villagers celebrate the Barmer festival with pomp and gaiety.