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5 Best Places To Shop In Nainital For The Most Rewarding Retail Therapy Feels


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No visit to a city is complete without a satisfying session of retail therapy. Because shopping checks off a major box on ‘most’ of our to-do lists while travelling, we bring to you a curated list of some places to shop when in Nainital. Go splurge at these places for a rewarding shopping spree!

1. Tibetan Market (Bhotia Bazaar)

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Gorgeously flanked by the Naini Lake on the side, Tibetan Market is a colourful, bustling street that is loved by tourists and locals alike. Right from silky scarves, bright and intricately made Tibetan bags, to ethnic clothing, shawls and mufflers, there’s so much to shop for and indulge in here.

2. Mall Road

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The most frequented shopping destination in town, Mall Road is not only popular for its shopping experience but its location too. Situated along the banks of the Naini Lake, there’s lots to shop for here. From pine art crafts and colourful candles to wooden artifacts and more, you gotta check it out.

3. The Pahari Store

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For all the candle enthusiasts out there, this is the place for you. From beautifully crafted candles to scented ones, they have it all. They also do cosmetics, jams, pickles, clothes and other collectible items. You can count on them for good quality and knowledgeable staff.

Location | 1st Floor, Capitol Cinema Building, The Flats, Mallital

4. Bara Bazaar

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Located in Mallital, this one’s a foodies paradise! Shop for homemade jams & delectable fruit squashes! One can grab some of the freshest cherries, apples, strawberries, mulberries, peaches and blueberries here. Also, check out famous stores here such as Kashmir Craft Emporium, Nagpal Gift Centre, Himjoli & Darshan Brothers etc.

5. Sardar Sons

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Known for selling an exclusive range of high quality garments, this place is quite popular with all the shopaholics! You'll love the variety of clothing found here and the pricing is pretty decent too so don't forget to check it out.

Location | Mall Rd, Mallital

Let us know which one is your fave and why!