Grand Bazaar

Jatin Gangwani
Grand Bazaar: Tucked between Bharathi Street and MG Road, is the most happening shopping hub in Pondicherry. Local inhabitants and tourists flock in huge numbers to browse this busy market and lay their hands on fruits, spices, house hold accessories, vegetables among others. Housed within the lane is the fish market where women vendors sitting inside the dungeon type of building can be seen selling variety of fishes.Handicraft: The dolls of Pondicherry are the pride of its handicraft industry. The terracotta, papier mâché and plaster of paris dolls popularly known as “Puducheri Bommai” are available at handicraft emporia all over the town. The Korai mats woven from a species of grass are also popular with tourists and are available even in small shopsSome of the other famous shops you can visit are Kasha Ki Aasha, La Boutique D Auroville, and Casablanca.How to Reach: