Things to do in Paharganj

Paharganj, which translates literally to "Hilly Neighbourhood", is an area in New Delhi famous for its umpteen favourable possibilities to shop and eat for every traveller on a budget. Also known as Delhi's backpacker ghetto, there is certainly a method to Paharganj's madness. Shops, people and everything else in between line up the streets in this area, which makes navigating the chaos intimidating, but also fun. Read on to find out more about the venues that should feature on your list of must visit places in Paharganj. 


Heaven on earth for every shopper who loves to bargain, the shops lined up over a kilometre-long stretch are the ideal places to showboat your bargaining skills. There is certainly no dearth of commodities on sale. So head over to these bustling streets, lighten your wallets (not by much) and take home items that are sure to evoke strong memories of time spent buying them, long after you've left the famous backpacker's ghetto of New Delhi.  


Sheetal Exports 

For all the shopping enthusiasts who love their bags - Sheetal exports is the place to be at! With an impressive range of variety on display, this shop has all types of bags, right from clutches to totes. You are sure to be left spoilt for choice during your visit to this place and the icing on the cake is that all this and more is available at rates that won't burn a hole in your pocket. 

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Ashu Fashions

Shoppers who love footwear are sure to find solace in Ashu Fashions, which is home to an enormous collection of leather boots and bags at rates that are reasonable at twice the price. Quite understandably popular amongst the college-going crowd, Ashu Fashions is the go-to place for a large range of footwear collection available at an absolute steal. 


Masala Tea


With a plethora of outlets to choose from, arriving at a decision regarding a venue to eat at may very well prove to be a mammoth task at Paharganj. There are numerous different cuisines to choose from, with popular tourist and local preferences being Everest Cafe and Sam's Cafe. Everest Cafe is hugely popular for serving authentic Nepalese cuisine in Delhi complemented by its selection of teas. Sam's Cafe is renowned for its trademark falafel dish, along with the schnitzel. Indulge in some lip-smacking delicacies when you visit Paharganj and treat the foodie in you to a memorable time!

When you visit the busy and crowded yet ultimately mesmerising beauty of the place that is Paharganj, fret not about finding a place to stay in for Hotel Aura, Paharganj is your quintessential location. One of the best hotels near New Delhi Railway Station, we offer great connectivity to other tourist attractions and guarantee an experience that you will cherish for a lifetime!