Being a metropolis, Coimbatore has many up-market malls featuring all the major international brands. Raja Street and Sukravar Pettai are the places where you will get good textile apparels. The city has the best kind of khadi, which is Indian hand-woven cloth, in Khadicrafts.
Coimbatore may not be a popular shopping destination but one can surely look forward to buy a few things. Coimbatore is an important industrial city of Tamilnadu renowned for its textile mills and engineering industry. Coimbatore is famous for markets housing automobile parts that are among the cheapest in southern India.
Some of the main places to shop in Coimbatore are, Big Bazaar at Oppanakkara Street, Raja Street at Ranga Gownder Street, Sukravar Pettai (for Handloom Saris), Poompuhar Handicrafts Emporium, Co-optex, Khadikrafts and Tansi Sales Center.