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A myriad of colours- red of the chilli powder, yellow of the turmeric, green of the cardamoms and a strong aroma of these spices fills up the air of this over 400-year old market. Located at the western end of Chandni Chowk, Khari Baoli is Asia’s biggest spice market is loud, chaotic and a must-visit!
What To Expect?
The nearest metro station is Chandni Chowk or Chawri Bazar. The name literally translates into salted (khari) stepwell (baoli), which suggests a fairly useless kind of stepwell as it provides no fresh drinking water. You will find traders and shopkeepers who’ve stayed put in this market from generations.
What You’ll Love?
So if you like a little extra spice and zing in your food, then you definitely explore the alleys of this market. The narrow dingy lanes of the market are nuclei of an enormous amount of wealth. Don’t forget to wear a comfortable pair of slippers because the exploration will involve a fair bit of walking!
Go here to unravel the secrets of your city and don’t forget to take your camera for this is an extremely Instragmmable and vibrant place!
Where | Khari Baoli Road, Chandni Chowk
Location | Here
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