Shop till you drop…
PONDICHERRY ~ A SHOPPING ADVENTURE
Pondicherry has some great boutiques, small department stores and shops to tempt, delight and make you want to skip with happiness…
Their motto is “The world is yours” and you’ll find a world of shopping in this small two storey department store. Handbags, jewellery, toys, sweets and stationary on the ground floor. Menswear and home wares on the first floor and ladies clothing on the top floor.
165 Mission Street Pondicherry Tel: 0413 2226495
Shop here in air-conditioned comfort. Great selection of grocery items downstairs. Upstairs books, kitchen ware and cheap but chic make-up purse fillers. Nilgiris is also the place to stock up on your Himalaya products and especially their Pure Hands herbal hand sanitizer.
Cnr Mission & Rangapillai Street Pondicherry
I O (Inside Out) BOUTIQUE
Cute boutique attached to I O cafe. Lots of organic cotton goodies. Fabbo aprons, kurta tops, jewellery and gifts.
13 Rue Surcouf Pondicherry
Filled with cute, kitsch and boho gifts.
53 Suffren Street PONDICHERRY www.nirvana-boutique.com
“Follow me…the fabulous shop is around here somewhere…”
Fashion, art and design at Play Clan.
59 Rue Suffren First Floor (above Fabindia) www.theplayclan.com
THE RED COURTYARD BOUTIQUE
Some interesting one-off ladies fashion goodies.
4 Chetty Street Pondicherry Tel: 00914132260310
LA BOUTIQUE DE LA MAISON GRATITUDE
Exquisite vintage jewellery. Swish and elegantly tailored clothing and accessories.
52 Romain Rolland Street Pondicherry www.gratitudeheritage.in
A sweet little shop filled to the brim with divine things to fill your suitcase. Kurtas, jewellery, shoes, shawls and scarves are just to name a few…
22 Rue Romain Rolland PONDICHERRY www.viapondichery.com
Traditional kurtas, dupattis, shawls. A must stop shop for well made tablecloths, sheets and curtains.
59 Rue Suffren PONDICHERRY www.fabindia.com
HIDESIGN FLAGSHIP STORE
Gorgeous leather handbags, wallets and satchels.
69 Jawaharalal Nehru Street, PONDICHERRY – 605001 Tel: 0413 222994 www.hidesign.com
Lovely Boutique run by the Auroville community. Amazing hand-made paper, jewellery, clothing, instruments and perfume.
3 Jawaharalal Nehru Street, PONDICHERRY
Four superb shops housed in an old colonial building. Don’t leave Pondy without first stopping here! Guaranteed to tempt…
8 Romain Rolland Street, PONDICHERRY