A must-visit for all shopaholics visiting Pune is Lakshmi Road. This bustling market is located in the middle of Pune’s Old City and is frequented by locals and tourists. It is also known to be one of Pune’s busiest markets. A visit to the city of Pune is therefore truly incomplete without a visit to Lakshmi Road. It is the absolute perfect destination for those looking for Indian garments, especially sarees, and exquisite jewellery. The sarees found here range in material, colour, style and price, therefore making Lakshmi Road ideal for any shopper. The road runs for about 4 kilometres, with shops lining it on both sides. Before buying anything, tourists must make it a point to bargain, as this makes the shopping experience even better and more authentic.
All days, except Mondays: 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Around two hours or more
Adults, senior visitors, young adults, families, children
All the shops on the bustling street
While shopping on Lakshmi Road, Muslims tourists will be able to offer their prayers at Chand Tara Masjid. This mosque is one of the most prominent in the city and is quite well known. Muslim visitors can also make use of the numerous other mosques in the city of Pune, when needed.
While Lakshmi Road is known mainly for being home to a plethora of garment shops, the road also has numerous fantastic eateries and restaurants. Muslim tourists will therefore be able to find plenty of establishments to dine at, after a long day of shopping. They will also find a variety of street food carts serving a selection of delicious vegetarian dishes.