Delhi haat, or more famously referred to as Dilli haat, has something to offer for everyone.From bags, to shoes, to authentic regional handicrafts- it is indeed a shopper’s paradise.
This huge Delhi market has been deliberately made to feel like a traditional weekly village market, called a haat. Small thatched roof cottages with a village atmosphere give it great ambience. Walking through all the stalls gives you a glimpse of the color, the vibrancy, the joy that is India. From the handwoven shawls of Kashmir, to the special silk of Chennai and from the handicrafts of Gujarat to the wooden work of the north-east…… Dilli haat is India at its showcasing best.
One can get some of the best bargains on some of the most original crafts. This is what makes delhi haat unique. The colourful stalls, combined with the regional music and the authentic rural ambience is a treat for all shoppers. Apart from some great shopping, one also gets to learn about the various wonderful things from different regions.
And if you get tired from all the shopping and walking around, then there are 25 food stalls from different states to tingle your taste buds. Yes, 25! This place has got speciality food from all corners of India.
Apart from food and shopping, Dilli haat is also a cultural hub of sorts. There is always some festival or concert taking place in the grounds. These cultural and musical evenings are enthralling, to say the least!
So, for an exciting blend of handicrafts, food, and cultural activities, do pay Delhi haat a visit asap!
Location: Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi. & Netaji Subash Place, Pitampura, New Delhi.
Opening Hours: Daily from 10.30 a.m. to 10 p.m., including national holidays.
What to Buy: Indian handcrafts and artifacts.
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