Shopping places, bazaars, eating places in varanasi

Shopping in Varanasi is a different experience in itself. Thatheri Bazar, Gyan Vapi, Lahurabir, Vishwanath Gali, Godoulia or Dashswamedh Gali and Golghar are the hotspots of Varanasi. Banarsi silks, brocade fabrics, shawls, carpets, wall hangings, Zari work, stone inlay work, glass beads and bangles, masks of Hindu and Buddhist deities and lampshades are the main attractions for shoppers in Banaras.

Baba Blacksheep located at Varanasi. It is one of the best places for silks scarves, saris from range starting from ₹300 and pashminas shawls pricing from ₹1500. No bargaining required here as prices are fixed. It’s located at Bhelpura crossing under the mosque. It’s not the cheapest but say slightly costly, but shopping here is a very pleasant experience.
Mehrotra Silk Factory located at 21/72 Englishia Line, Varanasi. It is a small, fixed-priced shop for buying silk scarves, saris and bedspreads. The Lal Ghat location is more convenient for Old City shoppers.
Brown Bread Bakery of health and cosmetic products. Located at 2/225, Shivali. It sells natural cosmetic products from the government-sponsored Khadi program and select foodstuffs to go, as well as baked goods, fresh juices and coffee from Brown Bread.
Khadi Gramudhyog located on Sankat Mochan road, Varanasi. Variety of cotton and silk shirts, kurta pyjamas, saris and head scarves made from the homespun khadi fabric.


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