Chennai is a very famous shopping destination in south India. The city is home to many reputed malls, shopping centers and retail outlets of Tamil Nadu. The shopping areas in Chennai have gained immense importance over the last few years for their range and distinguished collection of goods. Most of the shopping areas in Chennai are situated in places like; Egmore, Nungambakkam, Thyagaraya Nagar and Vadapalani. The markets and shops in these places stock some of the finest jewelries, electronic appliances and accessories, stationeries, arts and craft goods, metal works and stone carvings, apparels, footwear, toiletries, books, fabrics, music accessories, toys and lots more.
Chennai is popular all over the world for its Silk. The city boasts of numerous government emporiums that sell authentic South Indian silk sarees. It is believed that Chennai sells the best quality silk in India. If you want to pick up a pure silk saree from Chennai then you should visit “The Chennai Silks”.
Popular Shopping Areas in Chennai
Below is a list of some of the popular Shopping Areas in Chennai :
This mall is one of the most popular shopping areas in Chennai. Spreading over an area of 1, 50,000 sq this mall houses some of the best domestic and international brands. You will also find a number of designer boutiques, restaurants and jewelry shops situated in this mall. City Center was recently built in Chennai and over a short span of time has gained immense popularity especially amongst the youth of the city.
Century Plaza is a chic and sophisticated shopping mall in Chennai. It is located in Anna Salai which is a prime location in the city. Century Plaza is home to a number of stylish apparel footwear and accessory brands. There are also several coffee shops and restaurants in Century Plaza that attract shoppers after they are done with their shopping.
George Town is also another famous shopping area of Chennai. It is one of the busiest places in the city and houses numerous shops and retail outlets. George Town is comparatively cheaper to the other shopping areas in Chennai.
This mall occupies an area of around 125,000 sq ft. Spencer Plaza is home to about 400 shops. The best thing about this mall is that it offers something for everybody. Ranging from kids to college kids to housewives Spencer Plaza caters to the needs and requirements of one and all under a single roof.
Last Updated on 11/2/2011