Karol Bagh market is a paradise. Handbags, branded and non-branded cosmetics, footwear, lingerie stores, eateries and what not, the market has grown manifolds since the time it was formed. Initially it was a residential cum commercial area, but with the popularity of the market growing the commercial angle also grew and gave shape to the market that you see today. Karol Bag Delhi is one of the best places to shop for mobiles and car accessories.
Karol Bagh is not only meant for shopping. If you are looking to spend a quite evening with friends and family, then Karol Bagh also offers a lot of options. There are several places where you can eat or hang out with friends in Karol Bagh market. You can also watch a movie at the famous Liberty Cinema which has all the latest Hindi movies.
Liberty Cinema Karol Bagh19-B, New Rohtak Rd,
Ph: 2871 1800
Important Streets in Karol Bagh
Ajmal Khan Road is famous for the wide variety of ready made clothes, cotton yarn and intricately embroidered garments. But the market has evolved with the changing time and today it offers a host of international and national brands. Malls, air conditioned showrooms and street hawkers, you can find a plethora of variety and colors in the Ajmal Khan market. Vehicles are not allowed here, so you need to walk down for your treasure hunt.
Tank Road is also another option that you can explore while in the area. Although it is famous for the wholesale garment market, denims especially, but yes the possibility of normal retail can never be ruled out.
For book lovers there is Arya Samaj Road, where you can find a large variety of second hand books at highly affordable and competent prices.
Bank Street is the gold lane of the area and is famous for the gold shops that fall in a row. PP Jewellers, Khanna Jewellers, Mehrasons, Tanishq are some of the big names among the other small jewellers that give the customers a wide choice.
Gaffar Market is known for electronics and imported goods. You get a whole market of mobile phones, smuggled and customs goods and other Chinese goods to yourself, what more can you ask for. This one is a pleasure place for all the gadget freaks, but remember one thing, you can never trust the quality. From second hand i-phones to cheap cosmetics, you can find everything in Gaffar Market.
Eating Places in Karol Bagh
Now that you have explored the market and are done with the shopping spree, it is time to taste some delicacies. You have a number of options to choose from, Roshan di Kulfi, Sardar ki tikkis, the omnipresent McDonalds and Cafe Coffee Day, Pind Balluchi and more, the list is quite long. And while you are in the area and want to catch up on a movie, the best option is Liberty Cinema. It is easily approachable from Karol Bagh as well as Jhandewalan metro station.
Some of the other attractions around Karol Bagh market are Jhandewalan and Paharganj which can also be reached by metro.
How to Reach
Located in the heart of West Delhi one can easily reach Karol Bagh market using public transport. The nearest metro station is Karol Bagh which falls on the blue line of Delhi Metro. The approximate distance from IGI airport is about 20 – 22 km. The timings are from 10 am to 7 pm and the market remains close on Mondays so make sure you plan your visit accordingly.
Hotels in Karol Bagh
Address: 2719, Bank Street,Pyare Lal Road, Karol Bagh,
Phone: 4714 4714
Hotel Raunak International
Address : 4-38, W.E.A.,Saraswati Marg, Karol Bagh
Ph: 45060000 (100 Lines)
South India Hotel
Address: 10211, Padam Singh Road, Ajmal Khan Rd, Karol Bagh West Extension Area, Karol Bagh
Phone:011 2875 3651
Hotel Royal Holidays
17a/35 W E A Karol Bagh Near Jassa Ram Hospital,
Hotel BB Palace
Address: 2638-2642, Bank Street, Gurudwara Road, Karol Bagh
Ph: 4761 3500
Hotel Clark Surya
4/33 W E A Saraswati Marg Karol Bagh
Address: 15A/56, WEA Karol Bagh, Near Jainsons Ajmal Khan Road
Phone:011 4500 0200
Hotel Nice Palace
Address :- 17A/13,W.E.A, Gurudwara Road , Opp. Jessa Ram Hospital, Karol Bagh
Ph: 28750821, 28750824
Hotel White House
W.E.A., Channa Market, 14-A/4, Karol Bagh West Extension Area, Karol Bagh
Ph: 2332 0746
Hotel Citi International
8/20 W.E.A Karol Bagh, New Delhi
Hotel Grand President
17A/8, W.E.A. Karol Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi 110005, West Extension Area, Karol Bagh
Ph : 4506 4781
Hotel Sarthak Palace
14A/34, W. E. A., Karol Bagh
4/52 W E A Saraswati Marg
Ph: 011 4707 1476
The Crest Inn
4/27, Saraswati Marg, W.E.A, Karol Bagh
Ph: 2576 0224