Chandni Chowk, New Delhi

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Experience the smells, sights, and sounds of Chandni Chowk, a lively and chaotic market in the heart of Delhi. Surrounded by historic buildings and monuments, the busy market stands out as one of the oldest in the area, dating back to the 17th century. Take in the dynamic atmosphere as you pass through the crowds, hunt for bargains, or just browse the array of shops, selling everything from traditional saris to spices and electronic goods. Besides shopping, a variety of street vendors and eateries offer popular local snacks and desserts for you to sample. Use our New Delhi trip planner to visit Chandni Chowk on your trip to New Delhi, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • A busy place but you will be hassled buy people wanting to give you rickshaw rides or guides warning you how dangerous it is. Do not take their advice as they will rip you off and tack to shops where....  more »
  • If you go in there expecting glamorous old world heritage and charm, you might be disappointed, but if you go in with a list of specific things to do (Parathewali Gali, spice market, etc), you'll...  more »
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