Lajpat Nagar Central Market
Lajpat Nagar Central Market is situated near Ashram Chowk in South Delhi. It is located close to the Sriniwaspuri flyover and Moolchand flyover and the nearest commercial hubs are South Extension and Greater Kailash market.
Lajpat Nagar Central Market is known for its reasonably priced goods, Henna Appliers and delicious momos. This market houses a blend of branded showrooms, exclusive garment shops as well as roadside kiosks. One can find everything in this market place ranging from clothes, ethnic wear, designer wear, western wear, fashionable garments and accessories to footwear, bags, accessories and other products whereas the Road side kiosks retail affordable garments and items.
Lajpat Nagar Central Market is known as a one-stop shop in South Delhi. The main attraction of this market is the Mehendiwalas or ‘Henna appliers’ who sit along the pathways and offer a number of exquisitely designed mehendi application on your hands, arms and legs if you wish to. They will adorn your hands with beautiful designed henna in a flash of minutes. This market place is also fringed with as number of International Standard Restaurants and Indian Restaurants that serve a variety of delectable Continental and Indian Cuisines whereas the street side food outlets serves hot and steamed momos retailed by Tibetan ladies and men along with the spicy red chilli chutney.
Lajpat Nagar Central Market is an ideal shopping destination for budget travellers and items retailed here comprise of all kinds of Fancy Dupatta, Sherwani Stolls, Chunnis, Jeans, Salwaar Kameez, Tunics, Tops, Shirts, Shoes, Suits, Trousers and many more. While shopping ensure bargain as much as possible from the local street stalls to arrive at a reasonable price and consent with the shopkeepers. However, branded showrooms retail items at fixed prices hence bargaining is out of option. Do be aware of pick pockets and touts, hence; avoid carrying a lot of cash in your person. Use the ATMs to withdraw the required cash for shopping and one can also use their credit cards while shopping in the branded retail outlets.
Lajpat Nagar Central Market is situated just half an hour from the Indraprastha Metro Station and one hour from the New Delhi Railway Station. The nearest Nehru Place Bus Terminal is just 20 minutes away whereas the Sarai Kale Khan ISBT is 30 minutes away.
The Lajpat Nagar Central Market is closed on Mondays only and remains opened from Tuesdays through Sundays between 11:00 AM and 8:00 PM while the food joints remain open from afternoons to late evenings and night.