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“main market”(28 reviews)
“happening place”(17 reviews)
“street shopping”(10 reviews)
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Downtown, Shillong, India
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All reviewsmain markethappening placestreet shoppingstreet foodcentre pointlots of shopssweet shopstreet sidebusiest placeheart of the citylocal marketeating jointshill stationboth sidesnice placemust visit placebargain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is the main market area at shillong. Crowded and in a frenzy at all times. Good place to shop for souvenirs and and memorabilia. The town is pretty much around this market

Thank MaheshM1105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is nicely located and give a unique shopping experience.Right from hawkers to branded shops all are available here.You can find local craft items here.

Thank Navjot80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the main market in Shillong...It's a good place to buy product at bargain prices...Market us full if stuff for nen, women and children...

Thank PSarMuk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is not a better place to live in a hotel. Good place for shopping. This is the centre point of the city. Taxis are always available. Brand shops and bars too. Everything you need, you can get here. But a very noisy and...More

Thank Tasauf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's like the heart and soul of Shillong. It's in this part of the city where most of the hustle and bustle normally take place, as early as sunrise and gradually gaining its momentum with the progress of the day until reaching its peak in...More

Thank RikrakC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Always crowded..not much to buy..only junk jeweller n plants ..some wood toys n wooden stuff..Some eateries as well..

Thank 79muditj
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Its a must go place when you visit shillong and in fact its impossible to visit shillong and not go out Police Bazaar. A hub for hotels, shopping, dining, chilling this place has it all

Thank vikxscholar
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I visited this market during opening hours. It's a nice local market where I was able to find local clothing and material. A nice stroll.

Thank Sophie M
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Contrary to recommendations, I found Police Bazar not to be a good experience. I went in the evening and the area was over-crowded, moving around in car and foot was difficult. There was a lingering smell of meat in the air which mixed with the...More

Thank vasundhara_12
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Police bazar is the nerve centre of all activity in shilling ! Shopping / eating / drinking / strolling etc etc . Lots of options here to shop , from the roadside markets to a few upmarket stores . From street corner bhutta to quite...More

Thank vaishakv7
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Saadman M
21 April 2018|
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Response from KrithikaS52 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! There’s an OYO that’s very close to Police bazaar, you can check on the Oyo app or site If you reach in the daytime, you can check for cheap options but since it starts getting dark ar about 4:30-5:00 and you prefer... More
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Suchi_lko
7 April 2018|
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Response from Ravinder76 | Reviewed this property |
Nothing as such for shopping in police bazar and shilllong....its all same everywhere....and high priced for tourists,...
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Swapnilkhomane
15 December 2017|
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Response from Sudhir K | Reviewed this property |
If you want to enjoy entire area then stay away from crowded city centre somewhere outside towards Peak or thereby. You can always visit the Centre area and go back to your place of stay.
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