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“main market”(29 reviews)
“happening place”(18 reviews)
“street shopping”(10 reviews)
Downtown, Shillong, India
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 6, 2014

Police Bazar is the best place to spent your time as a visitor when you are inside the city. Police Bazar is a place where 8 roads from all directions meet the hub. It is a place where the Shillong crowds mostly in the evening...More

8  Thank prabahan_h
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed October 3, 2014

There are a few good ,standard hotels and Restaurants near by like KFC, Subway, Coffee Day, Centre point, Quizine etc. All are located near the roundabout .You would be able to get cheap everyday use items in Vishal Mega mart. Otherwise nothing special. Musicians -...More

5  Thank Pranavthefirst
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All reviews main market happening place street shopping street food centre point lots of shops sweet shop street side busiest place local market heart of the city eating joints both sides hill station meghalaya tourism nice place must visit place
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is perhaps the most happening place of Shillong. Plenty of shops, food joints & Malls are located in this area. Even the street foods available here are fresh & sumptuous. One can have almost everything here.

Thank Sriraj_Banerjee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Main tourist connectivity point in shillong. Full of hotels. market for shopping. Local taxi, State govt run bus for Guwahati and other places of Meghalaya. Tourist generally stay hare and plan their site seen for Cherrapunjee- day long trip with 7-8 tourist spots to visit....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

everything an anything is available here, there are around '420' shops in this bazaar. i had a peaceful and blissful time.

Thank Akhil B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Police bazar has it all, flea market , downtown shopping malls, hip showrooms of big brands, niche restraunts and bakeries, roadside eateries, local market, leisure walking area.. Filled with hustle bustle of crowd.. And yes tidbits of nits and bites.. Trinklets .. What not

Thank r13chauhan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Police bazar is the most happening area or heart of shillong city. Lots of hotels, restaurants, local markets, mall, shops, different government offices are situated in police bazar. Lots of private cars and shared cabs are available from here for sightseeings local transportations. Meghalaya tourism...More

Thank Dibyendu87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Police Bazaar is situated at the main location of Shillong city. You can get all essential commodities from here.

Thank saikatkundu600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its main point of shilong.Visal bazar is the only mega store in police bazar. Behaviour of this store is very rude...nothing so special.Must try item is sweets in delhi sweet shop(i couldn't remember this Actual shop name)

Thank 631anisurr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

when we reached here, it was very crowded here...we could not even walk properly because of the crowd...

Thank ankurkandoi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very Crowded place and the heart of Shillong... Many hotels are located here. Taxis are available for local sightseeing and for Guwahati drop.... One can find many restaurants and snax shops like KFC Here....Shops open at 11 am till night... Many shops here sell...More

Thank Sourav C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Police Bazar is the city center of Shillong with the typical crowded streets, shopping areas, hawkers, taxi operators and bus/taxi stands. Go here only if you want to shop or take a cab/bus.

Thank MumbaiPradeep
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November 13, 2018|
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Response from mayonral | Reviewed this property |
Winter already here...a must for warm clothes
Saadman M
April 21, 2018|
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Response from KrithikaS52 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! There’s an OYO that’s very close to Police bazaar, you can check on the Oyo app or site If you reach in the daytime, you can check for cheap options but since it starts getting dark ar about 4:30-5:00 and you prefer... More
April 7, 2018|
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Response from Ravinder76 | Reviewed this property |
Nothing as such for shopping in police bazar and shilllong....its all same everywhere....and high priced for tourists,...