Shopping is Madurai can be a delightful activity. In fact, a trip to Madurai is incomplete without shopping. The city is famous for its textiles and handicrafts. The city is well known for its silk, cotton, Batik and Sungundi Saris. The Prithu Mandapam market is a must visit in Madurai. Madurai has a good collection of hand woven silks and cotton.
Handicrafts such as bell metal lamps, bronze statues, wood and stone carvings could be a good addition to your collection of handicrafts at home. If you are going to Madurai, do not forget to hit the streets and explore the shopping options. You will sure have a happy ‘shop till you drop’ experience.