Trichy is a shopper's paradise. Among others, Tiruchirapalli is famous for its cheroots, cigars, handicrafts, brassware, jewelry and carpets. Trichy is famous for variety of fresh and colorful flowers too. Traditional handicrafts of Tamilnadu are available in abundance in Trichy. Woodcrafts and weaving is a rich tradition here. Baskets, mats made out of bamboo, cane, grasses, reeds and fibers make good shopping in Trichy.
Government run emporia and private shops are the most favored shopping
destinations in Trichy. Apart from the Government run establishments,
Big Bazaar Road and Chinnar Bazaar are good places where you can hang
around for shopping in Trichy. Colorful assortment of artifacts and
bustling streets are something that will catch your fancy.