Kolkata is known for its many cheap, vibrant, and historic markets, selling an array of local and colorful goods. Here are the best ones to visit, from a flower fair filled with fragrant blooms to the largest used-books market in India.
This vibrant wholesale market isn’t just one of the largest in India, but also one of the busiest. Spanning a large neighborhood in Kolkata, Burrabazar is divided into various sub-sections, depending on which commodities are being traded. From jewelry to freshly ground spices, the market trades in a rich and varied selection of goods.