Chandni Chowk | Image source: mouthshut.com
Your penchant to click pictures of historical attractions will be satiated at New Delhi. New Delhi, a global city is the capital of the country sitting on the banks of the mighty River Yamuna. This mighty city abounds in historical monuments and forts and it was a capital city previously. The city was ruled by many dynasties and you can find their contributions to the city. New Delhi was ravaged and reborn for over 7 times in the past and you can find vestiges of erstwhile empire in the city.
Your New Delhi trip will delight you no end as you will come across monuments, forts, temples and parks. It is a city enjoying a good public transportation system and you will enjoy shopping in the city as it has great shopping avenues and malls. It is a happening city with a vibrant night life.
Some of the best Delhi markets for fabulous shopping are
You can shop here for textiles and it is a budget destination. The salwar lane in the market is popular for salwar materials and stitched ones. The market is frequented by locals and tourists alike and it is always crowded. You can board a metro to reach the market. You can bargain to get best prices for the items that you covet.
It is famous for branded clothes and you can grab them at dirt cheap prices. You may think that they are duplicates but they are factory rejects sold away at throw away prices. You should visit the market once to verify it for yourself. The best time to visit the market is during early morning hours on weekdays as it would not be crowded.
Chandni Chowk market is in old Delhi and it has been functioning for over 300 years. It is always crowded and you can shop for textiles, silver jewellery, cameras, wholesale stationery items and lots more at this place. You can reach the place easily as it has a metro station near the market. The market is also home to some famous eateries. The market has bridal stores for brides where they can shop for their wedding dresses and accessories.
It is one of the classiest market in Delhi and it is a U shaped small market. Regulars frequent the place for books, textiles and Ayurvedic medicines. It is in south Delhi and famous for its tailor shops. The market is always crowded and you cannot bargain here.
It is popular for wedding shopping and it is a budget destination. The market has different streets earmarked for different categories. You can shop for electronic items in the Ghaffar market, Bank Street for traditional jewellery and for cheap readymade garments head to Ajmal Khan Road. Leather bags are popular here.
Night Life Of New Delhi
Places to visit in New Delhi | Image source: bridgeclubbers.com
1. ITC Sheraton, Chanakyapuri
It is considered as one of the favourites amongst youngsters since 90s and it is open from 10:30 PM. The USP of the place is loud foot tapping music and booze. Youngsters come here for the ambience and it is considered as a safe night club. The club at the hotel is known as Ghungroo. It is one of the best places to visit in New Delhi for partying at night.
It is a popular night club and it is frequented by celebrities and other dignitaries. The club starts at 8 in the evening and it is open till the wee hours. The ambience is good as it is located in the Park Hotel, Connaught Place. People come here for dancing and it has the widest collection of spirits.
3. Kitty Su
It is open from 8 PM to 1 AM. The food, drinks and the ambience exceed your expectations. It is an apt place for those who love dance. Three big rooms are marked and in each room a different music is played. This night club is one of the best and it is expensive.