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Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointing outcome so far given the experience we had at the store. Lots of pressure to buy, which we did (paid in full) and they promised to deliver by fedex. So far I’ve been given two different answers when I emailed and called but have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

We had been looking for a specific carpet for a few days and our driver suggested we come here. They are the largest cooperative, working with 2500 families from around Agra. We were shown the full process from drawing the pattern, weaving, trimming, cleaning and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JLandMike
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Like other reviewers, I start by saying our driver took us to this rug cooperative, and how grateful we are that he did. To see first hand how these top quality rugs are made and to learn about the complete process, including the ethics of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jaywhy7
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Like most note here the visit formed part of a guided tour of Agra. Our tour guide was very good & did ask if we wanted to see how the rugs & marble “artists” who create these beautiful things do it or buy a rug?...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank LouieLouLouLouie
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Our tour guide at the Taj Mahal dropped us off the three of us at this place without telling me. We go inside, and the dog and pony show was impressive. They show you how the carpets are made etc. Then they take you up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Interesting demonstration of hand made rugs. Bought one because of salesman skill, but we loved he rug. An interesting afternoon activity out of the heat. Incredible workmanship. Even got a beer. Well worth a visit. Buy a rug.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gorlinjay
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We ordered a rug from Kalra as we were told delivery was free but I received it yesterday along with a £75 Invoice! Which we have declined and has been sent back to the warehouse for the time being. After contacting the store they do...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank charl0ttejennings
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Bobby took great pride in showing us the step by step process of making these handmade, labour intensive carpets. The workers are so skilled and the finished carpets were exquisite. It was wonderful to see such a large range without undue pressure to buy.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Margaret W
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

First you tour the rug making area and then you get the history of rug making while the men tie these knots of different colored material in a pattern. Then you’re taken to a showroom and a salesman talks to you about options in patterns...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

This shop has very good selection of carpets. Selling style is not always pleasant for a western visitor. Anyway, we bought one carpet after long bargaining. Have been happy with the carpet. Originally, we ended up here because of our driver.

Date of experience: March 2018
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