Shopping During Durga Puja in GuwahatiDurga Puja is one of the most important festivals for the people of Guwahati after Bihu. With Durga Puja comes puja shopping which is an integral part of pre-puja celebrations. People of all age groups throng the streets of Guwahati and markets in the evening are abuzz with activities.
Fancy Bazar is the most favoured shopping destination in Guwahati during any festive season. If you wait for the last moment to do your shopping, you can rush to Fancy Bazar anytime for anything! Be it for m-atching pair of sandals or makeup kit - Fancy Bazar ha sit all!
Fancy bazaar is a Shoppers’s paradise. You will find fashionable outfits and the latest trends right here. Every year the prices shoot up but you too get the latest designs in Fancy Bazar only.
Pan BazarThe entire street of Pan Bazar is a very important landmark in the capital city. Jeweleries, accessories, clothes, furniture, foot wear, can be found in this one lane shopping avenue. This area is mainly popular for Assamese traditional attire Mekhala Chadar. There are number of shops in this area including Kalpataru, Chaynika, Silkalay, Baishya Silk emporium for unique and quality things.
Paltan BazarNot very far from Fancy Bazar, you can also visit the market places in Paltan Bazar. This area is especially popular for street shopping. You will find almost anything and everything here right from fashionable clothes to stylish shoes and sandals. You can shop for some unique clothes in the Bhutia market in Paltan Bazar. FBB, Value and Variety (V2), Vishal Mega Mart are some of the shopping malls in this area.
The jovial atmosphere at the GS (Guwahati Shillong) road is
announcing the approach of the festive season. For any shopaholic this
area is the best place to shop. The busy road, the crowded shopping
malls, the smiling faces jostling in the crowd and the music has totally
transformed the look of the place. Shopping malls like Reliance trendz,
Dona Planet, Shohum Shoppe, HUB, Shohum Emporium, Westside, Pantaloons
and many others give you a wide range of option to shop this Puja.
Notwithstanding the rising prices, the shopping places in Guwahati are teem with Durga puja shoppers, generating a festive atmosphere all over.