Hyderabad shopping

Market in Hyderabad

Laad Bazar

Running west from the Charminar, this bazaar is famed for its sparklingly colourful bangle shops. A Hyderabad specialty are lac bangles, made from a resinous insect secretion and encrusted with colourful beads or st…
Clothing in Hyderabad


Suvasa's block-printed kurtas (long shirts with a short, or no, collar) are priced from around ₹1200 in cotton, and they also have high-quality salwar (baggy pants) and dupattas (scarves). Homeware, including gorgeo…
Clothing in Hyderabad


Lovely women's (and some men's) clothes in artisanal fabrics with contemporary prints and colours. They also sell homeware including bed linen, cushions and dhurries (rugs). Prices are fair. Or visit their other bra…
Clothing in Hyderabad


Malkha cloth is made near the cotton fields, by hand and with natural dyes, reducing strain on the environment and putting primary producers in control. The result is gorgeous; here you can pick up fabric, saris, du…
Perfume in Hyderabad

Hyderabad Perfumers

This fourth-generation family business can conjure something aromatic up for you on the spot. They specialise in ittar, natural perfume oils from flowers and herbs; prices start as low as ₹200 and rise to over ₹7000…
Clothing in Hyderabad


Fine quality saris, kurtas, salwar sets (from ₹2545) and other traditional clothing. They also sell exquisite silver, stone and wooden handicrafts.
Mall in Hyderabad


An upmarket mall with a good selection of clothes shops including M&S and Levi's, ATMs, a small food court, cafes and a cinema.
Jewellery in Hyderabad

Mangatrai Pearls

This business has been in operation for five generations and stocks cream, golden, white and black saltwater pearls from across the globe. A string of black pearls might cost US$500, a small strand of freshwater pea…
Arts & Crafts in Hyderabad

Bidri Crafts

Bidri is a metal craft (originating in Iran) that involves intricate inlay work. The famous family-run business sells top-quality plates, vases, bowls, jewellery (earrings from ₹180) and accessories at moderate pric…
Arts & Crafts in Hyderabad

Lepakshi Handicrafts Emporium

Big selection of Telangana and Andhra (and other Indian) crafts including brassware, leatherware, embroidery, paintings, carvings, furniture and textiles.