Khan Market

World
World Map
Indian-Subcontinent
   



India >> Delhi >> New Delhi >> Attractions >> Khan Market

Khan Market

History

Khan Market is a market in New Delhi, established in the year 1951, and named in honour of Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan. The market has today grown into one of the most expensive and lavish commercial real estate locations in the city, with its wide variety of stores.

Present here are modern showrooms of some of the best-known brands like Nike, Reebok, Tommy Hilfiger, Benetton, Goodearth and others. Also of note are silver jewellery stores Amrapali, Safeera, Silverline, to name a few. Other popular stores and eating joints in Khan Market include FabIndia, Raj stores, Anokhi, Sanjiv Mehra's Allied Stores, Cooptex, Gift Palace (for toys, games and theme parties), Aamayo, Route 04, The Kitchen, Market Cafe, Cafe Turtle, Albake, Big Chill Cafe, Cafe Zaffiro, Barista, Mc Donalds, Subway, Kriti Creations, National Cloth House and Khadi Gramodyog amongst others.

Khan Market is also thronged by foodies, as the place is popular for its kebabs from Salim's Kebabs, Khan Chacha's Kebabs and momos opposite Lok Nayak Bhavan, which houses several government offices, and a retail market for lighting fixtures on the ground floor. Also present are several popular bookstores offering a unique selection of books.

Best time to visit

The best time to visit Khan Market and Delhi itself is between the months of October and March.

Trivia

Khan Market has been ranked as the costliest retail location in India, and was, in 2010, the world's 21st most expensive retail high street as rated by real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield.

Timing

Khan Market remains open from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm. It remains closed on Sundays.


Travel Tools

World Weather World Time Converter
Currency Converter World Holidays & Festival
Travel Health & Tips Travel Insurance
TrainsTravel Features
 


Subscribe
Subscribe
Get the latest and the best on travel
Downloads
Downloads
Free Desktop Calendars!
Facebook
Stay Connected!
Come join our interactive community
Twitter
Quick Updates
Latest News, Deals, Views & more
 
© 2001 - 2014 JourneyMart.com. All rights reserved. Useful Links