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Address: Near Avenue Road-Mysore Road junction, Bengaluru 560002, India

KR Market is a busy, vibrant and crowded market in the heart of the city....

KR Market is a busy, vibrant and crowded market in the heart of the city. Go early in the morning to watch fresh vegetables and flowers arrive for the day. A photographer’s delight, this market whips up a frenzy especially before important religious festivals.

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Take some time to enjoy the flowers

The KR Market is large and covers many blocks. As a tourist, you may want to skip the neighborhood filled with plumbing and metal parts. Instead, head for the market building and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 15, 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The market is great to walk around and see. The must see is the flower market in the basement which is amazing. Tons of colors and really cool to walk around. All the merchants are very nice and welcoming and there is no pressure to buy and pay for anything. We went at noon but we're told it is even... More 

Thank Sebastien R
Bengaluru, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Go by city bus or auto move around and explore your self. The wholesale cloth street near lal building to buy the latest fashion western ware, indian wear, kids wear, artificial jewellery.

Thank kalpanaganesh67
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

The KR Market is large and covers many blocks. As a tourist, you may want to skip the neighborhood filled with plumbing and metal parts. Instead, head for the market building and start downstairs in the flowers. I visited Ghanaian Market a few years ago, thinking it was this place. Make sure you go to KR/Central Market

Thank Ted_Drake
Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

KR Market is the erstwhile wholesale market area for vegetables, fruits and flowers. Vendors sit everywhere in the market area selling any of these items. You can find fresh vegetables, fruits and flowers here. The flower market is an attraction for the fresh flowers colorfully placed for sale. As it is the central market for whole of Bangalore vendors come... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I have been to KR market on a few occasions. It is a massive flower, vegetable and household product bazaar. The shops and stalls outside of the main building are similar to other markets around India. However, inside is quite different as it is a permanent structure and largely dominated by flowers on the main floor. It is crammed with... More 

1 Thank TravelinManFromIL
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

All your needs can be fulfilled. Be it branded items or the copies of those items everything is available here. Only hard thing is you have to walk in the crowd to explore this place. Don't even think of taking your vehicle inside it. You ll be trapped and won't be able to take the vehicle out of it

Thank BibinAbraham
New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

Its overly crowded ... This place Known for Wholesale Fruits /Flowers/Pooja Shopping ... The roads are dirty and stinky .. Be prepared to face them all ...

Thank Siddharth9211
Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016

This is the main city market for all your needs. Remember to come with empty bags to fill, don't think about wasting polythene bags. Also, best way to reach is by public transport. This place is crowded and getting parking for 2 wheeler is also difficult. Best to walk and explore.

Thank Mobius86
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2016

Ideal for ppl lookin for cheap n local deals..its street shopping..u name it u get it der..books stationery clothes veg fruits electronics etc

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2016

K R Market (Krishna Rajendra Market), or City Market is one of the largest wholesale market for Bangalore. Its named after Krishnarajendra Wodeyar, a former ruler of the princely state of Mysore. The place is heavily crowded and could be slippery. One could find the Best quality fruits and Flowers in Bangalore.

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