As one of the most industrially advanced and urbanized centres of the prosperous Indian state of Punjab, Jalandhar has a lot to offer when it comes to shopping – from swanky world-class malls to traditional bazaars.
Here are three places in Jalandhar every shopaholic should visit:
As old as the city itself this bazaar is the beating heart of Jalandhar. Tightly packed stalls lining the narrow by-lanes of old Jalandhar offer everything from apparel, jewellery and footwear to toys, kitchenware and traditional Punjabi handicraft at prices to die for.
Leather Complex Road
Jalandhar is best known in India for its leather and sports goods industry.Any trip to Jalandhar is incomplete without a leather souvenir. Take a walk down the Leather Complex Road to check out shop after shop selling a variety of top quality leather products.
Viva Collage Mall
While modern shopping malls have opened up all over the city, Viva Collage Mall is the place to be. The mall offers all major brands that have a presence in India, international food chain outlets as well as a BIG Cinema multiplex making it the coolest place to hang out in Jalandhar.
With several other bazaars, supermarkets and fashionable malls dotting Jalandhar’s cityscape you can spend days shopping here and you still won’t run out of places.