On the 7th edition of the Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards, at St. Regis hotel in Mumbai on 17th May 2018, Delhi has been voted the best shopping destination along with Dubai and were tagged as ‘The Best Destinations for Shopping’. Sudhir Sobti, Chief Manager, PR & Publicity, Delhi Tourism received the award for Delhi.
An official said, “The prestigious award proves once again how Delhi has come a long way in expanding its scope to the travelers and becoming a preferred tourist destination. The Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards is widely acknowledged as most prominent award in the travel Industry.”
Delhi’s most popular shopping spots that make the capital a heaven for shopaholics!
Street shopping in Delhi: Delhi Haat, Janpath Market, Gaffar Market, Paharganj Bazaar, Sarojini Nagar, Palika Bazaar, Karol Bagh Market, Central Market in Lajpath Nagar, and Khan Market.
The best shopping malls: Select City Walk, DLF Promenade, DJF Place (Saket), DLF Emporio, Pacific Mall, Ambience Mall, and Mall of India (Noida).
Other destinations that were awarded in other categories include, Best destinations for value: Thailand, Goa; Best destinations for culture: Japan, Rajasthan; Best destinations for romance: Switzerland, Jammu & Kashmir; Best destinations for relaxation: The Maldives, Goa; Best destinations for adventure: New Zealand, Himachal Pradesh; Best destinations for indulgence: France, Rajasthan; Best destinations for wildlife: South Africa, Madhya Pradesh; Best destinations for food & drink: Italy, Mumbai, Maharashtra; Best destinations for families: Singapore, Kerala; Best emerging destinations: Peru, Nagaland; and India’s favourite destination: Singapore.
Further Read: Top 11 Shopping Destinations in India