Kerala shopping

Mall in Kochi (Cochin)

Lulu Mall

India's largest shopping mall, Lulu is an attraction in its own right with people coming from all over to shop here, hang out in the food courts or cinema, go ice-skating or tenpin bowling. Sprawling over 7 hectares…
Clothing in Kochi (Cochin)


Popular throughout Kerala, Niraamaya sells ‘ayurvedic’ clothing and fabrics – all made of organic cotton, coloured with natural herb dyes, or infused with ayurvedic oils. There's another branch in Mattancherry.
Books in Kochi (Cochin)

Idiom Bookshop

Huge range of quality new and used books in Fort Cochin.
Arts & Crafts in Kochi (Cochin)

Tribes India

Tucked behind the post office, this Trifed (Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India) enterprise sells tribal artefacts, paintings, shawls, figurines and more at reasonable fixed prices, with the…
Mall in Kochi (Cochin)

Centre Square Mall

In central Ernakulam, this flashy new mall is smaller than Lulu Mall in Edapally but still has six floors of shopping, including a top-floor food court and bowling alley, as well as a cinema.
Mall in Kollam (Quilon)

RP Mall

Kollam's biggest shopping mall has a so-so food court on the top floor as well as cinemas, a supermarket and a variety of shops.
Arts & Crafts in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

SMSM Institute

A Kerala Government–run handicraft emporium with an Aladdin’s cave of fix-priced crafts, souvenirs and antiques.
Clothing in Kochi (Cochin)


Cinnamon sells gorgeous Indian-designed clothing, jewellery and homewares in an ultrachic white retail space.
Market in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Connemara Market

At the busy Connemara Market vendors sell vegetables, fish, goats, fabric, clothes, spices and more.
Clothing in Kochi (Cochin)


This renowned brand has fine Indian textiles, fabrics, clothes and household linen.