Commonly referred to as the Golden City, Jaisalmer is well known for being a former medieval trading center. Located in the western part of the state of Rajasthan, the city is distinguished by its beautifull yellow sandstone architecture.
There are more than a few good leather shops in Jaisalmer. Whether you are shopping for leather sandals or leather shoes and hats, you are sure to find a great store selling leather items at affordable prices. You will even find many of the leather shops have iPod covers, luggage bags, horse saddles, and more.
Inside the Jaisalmer Fort
You’ll need to go downstairs in the Jaisalmer Fort to find this shop, which boasts a great assortment of shawls and scarves as well as lots of other accesories. If you are looking for pashmina items, this is definitely the shop to go to, and best of all, the prices are very reasonable.
Antique Street Shopping
When strolling down the streets of Jaisalmer, you will find many antique shops. From brassware show pieces to copper pots and more, the items sold at these stores tend to look extremely expensive but when you go to purchase them you will be pleased with what you spend.
GEM in Golden City
All items being sold in this store have information cards you can read about them, giving you an insightful view of the products you are looking at. From mandalas to bronze statues, there’s a little something for everyone. This is a great place to buy jewelry.
Editor’s Note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about shopping in Jaisalmer.