Hyderabad is a hub for shoppers of every budget. It’s known for its high street fashion to designer wear and the most popular budget shopping that every girl always wants once in a while.
Charminar, Old City
The famous Laad Bazaar where you get everything you name is popular for the bangles made of Laakh. You can also buy pearls, souvenirs, Gotta Patti for Sarees and suits, junk Jewellery. Many Hyderabadi’s shopping cannot be complete without shopping in this old city as most of the people buy their wedding clothes here. You get clothes and fabric for both bride and the groom. The famous streets for budget shopping are Madina market, pathergatti, afgalgunj, Gulzar houz which is famous for gold and pearl shopping. The traditional fabric (Khara dupatta, Sharara, Banarasi Sarees and other wedding outfits are designed and manufactured in there above shopping streets. If you want to buy Chadavi (Traditional shoes), Kholapuri chappal (slipper) and other footwear at a good rate then this is the place to go.
You can even get a replica designer Lehenga for a great price too.
It is the biggest commercial markets in Hyderabad, India. It is very old and largest market established during the time of Qutub Shahi rule. Begum Bazaar is located half a kilometer from the Naya Pul bridge in the Old City. It is an age-old retail and wholesale market for household commodities. Of late, several brassware merchants have set up shop in the Begum Bazar. They house old commodities of all sizes, shapes, and brands at the best prizes are available.
It is major market of Hyderabad for Gold, Silver, Commodities, Kirana, Dry Fruits, Household items etc. It is a busy commercial area since retailers from all over the state come over here to buy things. The only hitch it being a little cramped for space.
Abids and Koti
These are the oldest destinations in Hyderabad for any sort of shopping. Its popular among the student crowd since they manage to buy everything within their pocket money. You can find the biggest mall like Brand factory, Big Bazaar to the roadside street stalls where you can bargain and get the price you want. You get second-hand books at three forth the price and jewellery for everyday wear.
Jagdish Market in Abids is famous for mobile phones new and used, available at a cheaper price.
It’s a major shopping market for every woman on the go. You get salwar suits, gowns, kids clothes, trendy wear for teens, cosmetics, jute bags, ethnic jewellery, arts and crafts for a wholesale rate. You can even enjoy the street food offered around when you are tired of all the bags you will be carrying around.
Perhaps a good place to look for wholesale ready-made clothes, monda market provides everything within a budget. You get Pearls, Pots and pans, Sarees and what-not here. It’s a 100 year old market, raised during the British Era. The traders here have been here for years now,running their shops for generations.