A vibrant jungle of colorful clothes strewn all over, tiny food kiosks crammed in every nook and corner, a cacophony of salesmen calling you to have a look – welcome to Sarojini Nagar Market, one of the most popular and trendy markets in Delhi. Located in South Delhi, this market has been named after the famous freedom fighter Sarojini Naidu and has become a hub of trendy and traditional clothes to chose from. Called as the bargain bazaar by the locals and being every woman’s shopping heaven, this street market has plethora of choices to offer to women as compared to men, in terms of apparels, footwears, kitchen utensils, accessories, and cosmetics.
The SN market has some big brand stores and outlets in its cave but the essence of it comes from what it is renowned for – street shops and stray stalls scattered with fabrics, denim, designer tops and tees, etc. With an array of high-street merchandise available at whooping low prices, Sarojini Nagar Market never dissatisfies anyone, from designers to divas to the professional or the college crowd. Be it an international brand at a high-end showroom or casual attire flung at the stalls, this market caters to shoppers of all kinds of pocket size.
The frenetic flea market boasts of some popular national and international brands; goods that have been cast away due to excessive quantity or some minuscule manufacturing defects are sold at dirt cheap prices. So, whenever you step into the market, you will find it to be brimming with females scrutinizing the garments for any defective items. Another interesting fact about the market is that more than half of the shops here are age old and are being run by the generations of the same family for many years. Surrounded by posh localities like Safdarjung Enclave, South Extension, Nauroji Nagar and, Netaji Nagar, Sarojini Nagar Market is the breathing space amongst the posh and expensive stores selling items that make you lose your pocket at once. Along with shopping, don’t forget to devour the lip-smacking street food like momos, jalebi, shakarkandi, bhutta, juice, etc.to take a break from your shopping haul.
Sarojini Market is the ocean of choices for a shopping lover and for anyone looking for some trendy and traditional clothes at affordable range. Some of the must things to check-out at Sarojini Market are –
Sarojini Nagar Market is situated close to Safdarjung Airport in Delhi. It is open to the public from 10 AM to 9 or 10 PM on all days of the week.
Visitors can reach the place by road (through private vehicle or public modes of transport in the city like bus, or cab or auto-rickshaw). Another option is to take the pink line on the Delhi Metro, on which the nearest metro station lies (i.e., Sarojini Nagar Metro Station), which has been operational since 2010.
A delight for the shopping lovers and a woman’s dream place, Sarojini Nagar Market is a dreamlike place where you give in to your desire of shopping to your heart’s content and take home gems’ worth of apparels and lifestyle items without shelling out your entire savings.