Shaping Market

Last updated by tinalsl at 2015/5/3

Shaping Market is on the north of the Butterfly Spring, on the foot of the Mt. Cangshan, and off the north bank of Erhai. It has a convenient transportation for the Dali highway, Zhenzang highway and the Huanhai highway combine right there. The long-historical Shaping market is ratified by the government of Yunnan province to trade cultural relics inferior to the third class. Multitudinous curios, jade article, embroider are sold there, alluring many tourists around the country and abroad. Therefore, it got the reputation of “the foreigners’ street”. In addition, if one wants to travel from to Lijiang or Shangti-la, he has to pass Shaping Market. Each year, more than 10 million tourists pass by the Shaping Market.

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On the north of the Butterfly Spring, on the foot of the Mt. Cangshan, and off the north bank of Erhai.

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Each Monday is the market day in Shaping, so the earlier you get there, the much cheaper but with high quality goods you gain.