Delhi haat INA-Pitampura-Janakpuri | Dilli Haat INA-Pitampura-Janakpuri, nearest metro station, handicrafts | shopping market places in Delhi haat timings
Dilli Haat, the word ‘haat’ stands for shops in Hindi. Dilli Haat are run by Delhi government. We have 3 Dilli Haats in Delhi. In all of them you can find food courts from different states. Shopping here is an easy way to collect souvenirs in limited time of different states as the shops display here all kind of artifacts, clothes, jewelry home decor and gift for which India is famous worldwide. It is one of the best shopping places in Delhi.
It is the finest place for outing. Be it friends, family or couple. Dilli Haat will never disappoint you with your shopping and food experience. The stalls from all states of India are available with their special food items. Beautiful handicraft showpiece items, decorative home items, hand made dresses, hand crafted jewelries are the specialties. It is very famous for handicrafts in Delhi. Many foreign tourists can be captured shopping here. The atmosphere inside is just awesome. Various shows, events or programs are organized regularly here.
There are total three Dilli Haats in Delhi. They are in INA, Pitampura, Janakpuri. The concept of all the three Delhi haats is almost similar.
Delhi Haat INA
Delhi Haat INA is the most famous and the oldest Dilli Haat in Delhi. It has a beautiful view of an old Indian shops and bazaars. You only find things made of hand in Dilli Haat INA. Shops are small with thatched roof that gives you feel of a village. Dilli Haat covers area around 6 acres. Not quite big but has a lot to offer in terms of shopping and food. Dilli Haat INA is located in centre of South Delhi just opposite to famous INA market. You may find here rosewood, sandalwood carving, beads, gems, ethnic ornaments classy fabric. The craftsman from all parts of India get the opportunity to sell their handicrafts here. They buy space for some nominal amount on temporary bases. The nearest metro station to Delhi Haat INA is INA metro station. INA metro station is just few steps away from Delhi Haat INA.
Delhi Haat Pitampura
Located in North Delhi, Dilli Haat Pitampura is another project of Delhi tourism transportation development corporations (DTTDC) to promote Indian culture. Delhi Haat Pitampura is considered more developed than the one in INA in many ways. Unlike INA Dilli Haat, it has not only food courts, garment or jewellery shop. But also specialized spice shops and conference room, fully air-conditioned food points and amphitheatre in Dilli Haat Pitampura. The major difference which you can see is, its parking area that has capacity of parking 250 cars and 250 two-wheelers in Delhi Haat Pitampura. The nearest metro station is Pitampura. It is on the walking distance of Delhi Haat Pitampura.
Delhi Haat Janakpuri
Delhi Haat Janakpuri is the third and the latest one of all Delhi Haats. Dilli Haat Janakpuri is designed in a modern style. Big food courts and well air conditioned with variety of food. But apart from handicrafts you can also do your regular purchasing. It is designed in such a way that you might feel lost inside in your first visit. It has a giant amphitheatre of capacity of 800 people. It is the largest among all Dilli Haat. Delhi Haat Janakpuri is the largest, the newest, most updated and built with the latest features among all. The nearest metro station is Janakpuri(East) or Tilak Nagar metro station.
5 Must try foods in Delhi Haat
There are many food stalls in Dilli Haat. But these are the 5 top selected foods to try out at this place. You will surely like them.
- Rajasthani thali in Rajasthan stall
- Maharashtra stall- vada pav, Puran poli and Thepla
- Must try Fruit beer from Manipur stall, Nagaland or Arunachal Pradesh
If you are fan of non-vegetarian food, these dishes are for you:
- Fish curry in West Bengal stall
- Hyderabadi biryani of Andhra Pradesh stall.
Delhi haat timings
The timings are 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
The cost of ticket is:
Adult = Rs.20
Child = Rs.10