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Sagarika Emporium

M.G. Road | Middle Point, Opposite State Library, South Andaman Island 744101, India
+91 3192 234 774
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ITS SAGARIKA -- Do not buy anywhere else. Beware of similar sounding name Sagarekha

Visited Andaman and had group of 17 with me. Found this to be best place for buying anything. As... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
milind1000
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Mumbai, India
Best Place to Get Gifts & Things for Self & Family. Don't Miss this place!!

Well, I wished I could have spent some more time at this place. This Emporium has everything which... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2018
Arun S
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Mumbai, India
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“large variety” (5 reviews)
“sea shells” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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M.G. Road | Middle Point, Opposite State Library, South Andaman Island 744101, India
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+91 3192 234 774
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"port blair"
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"state library"
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"pearls"
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"handicrafts"
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"buying"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Andaman and had group of 17 with me. Found this to be best place for buying anything. As said in this forum beware of similar sounding Sagarekha which appears to be purposely misleading. Ask for Official Govt. Emporium SAGARIKA. How to recognise? One look...More

Thank milind1000
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Well, I wished I could have spent some more time at this place. This Emporium has everything which is real, antique and priceless for self, family, friend etc. The things are quite cheaper than what we can get in our cities. You can really have...More

Thank Arun S
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Whoever is reading this and planning to buy.. just avoid this place if you have Neil island in your itinerary. Same or similar items are available at local Neil stalls at very very cheap prices... To tell you a story.. in YouTube a lady uploaded...More

Thank Chattesu
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

Please be very careful as several tour guides and auto drivers will knowingly take you to Sagarekha, instead of the actual Sagarika. Sagarekha is twice as costly (because they need to pay incentives to tour guides and auto drives) to fool tourists to come to...More

Thank Sattam Kumar D
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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

It's an government run shopping place for sea shell and wooden make products. You can buy government certified organically grown pearls, sea shell made jewellery, looks items, key chains, gifts etc. Rates are reasonable. Please ask someone properly for sagarika emporium .....As there are many...More

Thank kunalontrip
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Reviewed February 2, 2018

It is a government run shop. It is a must visit to purchase souvenirs and offers a lot of variety. You need to carry cash as it does not have card swiping facility. The prices are reasonable.

Thank MdZaff
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

being a govt run no one cares to show you the exhibits. nothing special.all items just like any other sea beach

Thank naturelover0911
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Reviewed January 12, 2018

Good place to buy souvenirs.Staff is good and help you in choosing gifts.Gifts range from Rs.50 keychains to Pearl necklaces worth thousands.It closes by 8 PM so be early to select your items.

Thank nitinramachandra
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Reviewed December 7, 2017

They have outlets in Cellular jail, Havelock, Airport and also at Conn aught Place Delhi. Its a Govt. Outlet where you will not have to bargain. The prices are regularized by the govt. It has authentic tribal Artifacts made by the aboriginal tribes. Something you...More

Thank Nahida N
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Reviewed November 22, 2017

I have noted that many other travellers have posted information and pictures of the Sagarekha shop, confusing it with the govt. owned Sagarika emporium. We had the pleasure of visiting both - Sagarekha (the costly private showroom - we were fooled by our tour operator)...More

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geeti
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Response from Nahida N | Reviewed this property |
It ranges from 200 to 3200 depending upon the size
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tias c
October 24, 2017|
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Response from Nahida N | Reviewed this property |
They do not have online delivery system as of now.
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