Shopping

Market in Jaffna

Jaffna Market

Jaffna’s colourful fruit and vegetable market is west of the bus stand, but the greater market area encompasses several bustling blocks beyond that, including Power House Rd. You can easily spend a few hours wanderi…
Clothing in Jaffna

Zahra Tailors

Great little open-front tailor shop in the heart of the market. The talented guys here will mend clothing worn out by your touring while you wait. They can make you a bridal outfit too, should love strike.
Coffee in Jaffna

Anna Coffee

Sri Lankan coffee and tea from a venerable old shop in the market district. It also produces its own line of spices and even tooth powder.
Arts & Crafts in Jaffna

Art Gallery

Jaffna's first art gallery is in a striking white structure and showcases work by contemporary Sri Lankan artists.
Wine in Jaffna

Rosarian Convent

The convent makes Rosetto ‘wine’ (from Rs 300 per bottle). Sweet and laced with cinnamon and cloves, it tastes like German gluhwein. There’s also startlingly coloured grape ‘juice’ and ‘nelli crush’ (Rs 200), both n…
Electronics in Jaffna

Future World

Genuine Apple devices and accessories and a service centre for repairs.