Shopping in JamshedpurCity of Jamshedpur is fast growing as one of the major urban center in Jharkhand and eastern India. Both in terms of urban infrastructural development and population growth it is ahead of any other regions of the state. To cater the need of the growing population there are many market areas and complexes spread across nook and corners of the city. These include, the famous Bistupur and Sakchi markets and a number of shopping complex. There are also number of local area markets including Jugsalai market, Kadma market, Telco market, Golmuri market, and several others. Recently few shopping malls have made their appearances in the steel city - the most famous one being Big Bazaar on the National Highway. Several other malls are being constructed in Jamshedpur which are expected to get operationalised by the end of 2014.
Bistupur Market in JamshedpurThe Bistupur Market is main attraction point right from Gajraj mansion to downtown Ram Mandir. It is one stop destination of Tourist and college students for shopping and entertainment in Jamshedpur. The old Barucha Mansion has been given a new color now. And many redefined shopping complexes have been made in Barucha Mansion. The Bistupur market is majorly known for its Jewellery and Saree shops. It also houses some of the most important commercial buildings of Jamshedpur like the Voltas Building and the Kamani Centre.
In Bistupur market you can find a wide range of electronic commodities, fashion accessories, books etc. In the market you can find showrooms of Reebok, Adidas, John Players, Peter England and other famous brands. You can try a variety of food served in this market. You need to be really good in bargaining to have a wonderful shopping experience.
How to Reach ?Bistupur market is just 15 to 20 minutes from Jamshedpur Railway Station and can be reached easily via public transportation mediums.
Address: Bistupur Market, Jamshedpur
Famous For: Shopping and Entertainment
Major Brands: Adidas, Reebok, Nike, John Players and Peter England
Sakchi Market in JamshedpurSakchi Market is one of the largest and oldest markets in the city of Jamshedpur. The specialty of this markets is the availability of traditional and modern Indian garments & ornaments. One can also find a range of beautiful and comfotrtable shoes, t-shirts, lowers and more. Electronic accessories and gadgets are another hot favorite item available at the market. It is a perfect shopping joint for the shopaholics. There are many brands and showrooms and malls present in this market. You need to be really good in bargaining to have a wonderful shopping experience. Sakchi market is famous for its 'Mangl Bazzar' also known as 'Tuesday Market'. This market is laid on footpath every Tuesday. Sakchi area of Jamshedpur town also has one cinema hall.
How to Reach ?Sakchi Market 25 minute drive from the Jamshedpur Railway Station and well connected to other parts of the town.
Address: Sakchi Market, Jamshedpur
Famous For: Shopping and Entertainment
Jugsalai Market in JamshedpurAnother famous market in the area is Jugsalai Market which is also known as Burma Bazar. The wholesale market is mainly dominated by different ethnic groups including Sikhs, Marwaris and Gujratis. Most of time it remains stuffed with people looking for shopping items. Here you can get everything from a hairpin to beautiful accessories and more at reasonable rate. All these are available at a throw-away wholesale rates. If you want to explore the life and crowded streets of Jamshedpur then the streets of Jugsalai Market in Jamshedpur is a perfect place to explore.
Malls in JamshedpurDesigned by renowned architect Sanjay Puri and Associates, P & M Hi-Tech City Centre located in Bitspur, Jamshedpur is one of the most important shopping destination in the city. It houses entertainment zone, hyper market, multiplex, departmental store, retail shops, food court, restaurants, gym, banquet halls, retail spaces. Here you can find many branded stores including Big Bazaar, Shoppers Stop, Pantaloons, Marriott and Cinepolis.
There are a number of other shopping malls in the city which are working well. These include The Horizon Mall, Bindal Mall, Shoppers Square and many more.Centenary Mall is Jamshedpur's much awaited biggest civic amenities project. "Centenary Mall" is a project spread over 5.4 acres. It will comprise of large format anchor stores, Multiplex , shopping zone, a banquet hall with open terrace on 3rd floor. Centenary Mall houses many national and international brands. It also has a number of important offices in this complex.