If it is street shopping in Chennai, it has to be Ranganathan Street. Located in the prime region of T. Nagar, Chennai, the avenue has the entire place dedicated for shopping. The place is a unique blend of very popular shopping retail chains and street vendors who sell their products outside the chains. The place is perpetually crowded and increases more during festivals. This is the best place to stand between the locals and experience color and vibrance of the place.
Timing: 9:00 AM to 9: 00 PM
Known for: Women apparel, t-shirts, stainless steel utensils and coffee powder
Bargaining: Though the retail shops follow a fixed price policy, the street vendors are open for bargaining. The more experienced you are, the better chances of striking a deal.