January 14, 2020
A land of beauty and tranquillity, Mahabaleshwar is a cosy hill station snuggled in the lap of the Western Ghats. Be it a romantic getaway or a much-awaited family road-trip, it is the perfect respite from the drudgery of daily routines. While you’re enjoying the serenity of this hill station and the its architectural marvel, you will find that it is the ideal spot to indulge the shopaholic in you.
Here are some must-visit places for shopping in Mahabaleshwar:
Town Bazaar in Mahabaleshwar
A trip to Mahabaleshwar is incomplete without a visit to Town Bazaar. The market is bustling with stalls and hawkers offering everything from daily essentials to local souvenirs. You will notice several shops retailing woollen sweaters, cosy scarves and hand-made beanies, too. If you want to tickle those taste buds, make sure you pick up some local jams that Mahabaleshwar is famous for. They also make for great gifts for friends!
Panchgani Near Mahabaleshwar
If you want to get a hold of trinkets and handicrafts as souvenirs for friends and family, then please pay a visit to Panchgani. From ornate handicrafts to handwoven Kohlapuri chappals, you are sure to be spoilt for choice.
This family-owned store has carved an important place for itself right since the British Raj. Known as the most popular departmental store in the area, it is the best place to shop for exquisite wines and delicious, locally grown strawberries. The store is also famous for its lip-smacking burgers and pizzas.
If you’re looking to get your hands on some fresh produce, the Mapro Gardens are just the place for you. This vibrant garden is a tourist attraction known for its fruit-based products. Buy an array of jams, jellies, marmalades, juices and ice creams to indulge your inner foodie. However, the best time to visit Mapro gardens is during the annual strawberry festival.
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