Dehradun

Rajpur Road
Dehradun

The most popular shopping area.

pared ground
old survey Rd,near Gandhi park,near astley hall, dehradun
rs 50 to 5000
10:00am to9:00 pm
you can go from EC Rd through cross road then to buddha chowk then landsdown chowk then pared ground or from rajpur road

this is ground where national festivals and exhibitions are held.

Indra Market
Rajpur

Its close to clock tower and you will find latest fashion, clothes and accessories for men, in this market.

The English book Depot
Rajpur Road

(http://www.ebdbooks.com) 15, rajpur road - the best bookshop for miles, with an excellent stock of fiction, travel literature, magazines and newspapers.

Astley Hall
India

Rajpur road - a complex full of interesting, and good value shops and restaurants.

Balakram Market

This market is in paltan bazaar famous for bangles of old as well as latest design's . sheesh mahal kangan store since 1985 is the best place to buy bangles contact :- 09219843975, 0 87553 35361

Book World
10-A Astley Hall
0135-2655845
at Astley Hall

Another great bookshop where you can get practically any book you want.

Khukris

The traditional knives that dehradun is famous for. in fact the sword used in the film "gladiator" was designed and made in dehradun. small shops in dehradun stock them.

himadri
directories of industries ,patel nagar,dehradun
0135-2728272 and 9412956281
10-5pm

uttrakhand handloom and handicraft development council [uhhdc]empourium in this showroom you will found all the handicraft and handloom of uttrakhand

Basmati rice

The dehradun area is famous all over india & the world for its fragrant basmati rice, but you can probably buy bags of it at your local indian store so don't bother buying any here.

National hand loom expo - January or February. In this fair you will see that the handloom of all india comes from different states

Gandhi shilp bazaar- February or March or June. You will see from different states handicrafts like aipan of Uttrakhand, shawls ,sandal wood work of Mysore etc.

Uttrakhand trade fair- two times a year April and Nov

Dreamland trade fair- September. This is basically an amusement fair

Saras mela- October or November

National khadi mahostav - December

hand made woolen items

Brightly coloured, hand made woolen items made by tribal communities in the nearby Garhwal Hills.

Himalayan Weavers

Are a mussoorie dehradun based company which produce beautiful hand-made shawls and scarves using only natural dyes. they use himalayan wool, pashmina and eri silk and works with a large number of local people in garhwal area. himalayan weavers operate on fair trade principles. their products are ideal gifts representing local craft and skills. they have a shop in rajpur, 6kms from dehradun on the way to mussoorie. they also have a shop 8 km from mussoorie on the mussoorie-dhanaulti road. rajpur: 08126517971, mussoorie: 09759009830. [ (http://www.himalayanweave...)]

Paltan Bazaar

Most popular market in dehradun. a good place to pick up the local variety of basmati rice, and hand made woollen garments made by local tribal communities. crowd and ambience is enjoyable during the evening time while taking a walk in the bazaar.

Alaya Design Studio
94, Old Rajpur, Near Shahenshahi Ashram, Dehradun
0135 6537205
Mon-Sat; 10 am to 7 pm
Located in Old Rajpur, accessible by going uphill from Dakpatti Rajpur market or from Old Mussorie Road, turn towards Shahenshahi Ashram

A design led social enterprise, Alaya Design Studio works with Craft and Skill based artisan communities in the state of Uttarakhand. At their retail outlet based in 94, Old Rajpur, one can find contemporary designs of Crafts and Furniture in locally available materials such as Bamboo, Wood, Handcrafted Copper, Natural fibers etc.