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Yangguan East Road, Dunhuang, China
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Shazhou Nightly Market Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked up many treasures at the night market, and found an excellent place to eat just down an alleyway with many options. The secret is to stray from the main road and explore

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank dianneskelton
Reviewed 28 August 2019

The Shazou market is a must see for all visitors to Dunhuang. Although it is more popular at night, it is also an interesting place to walk in the day. We visited early in the afternoon before it was really busy, and enjoyed the less...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 12 July 2019

It is a nice place to wander people watch a feel the vibe and energy. However be warned that the food in the night market is a ripoff, not sure if this is only for westerners or for Chinese tourists as well as there were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank lI0ve2h0liday
Reviewed 14 June 2019

After living in China for so long, I found this "meh". Glad we went, but it was really a tourist trap. The vendors would not negotiate, and all sold the same bad products. The lucky number in Dunhuang is 160, so the price for all...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank RitaM0919
Reviewed 9 June 2019

We had a pleasant walk around this interesting Muslim and Chinese market which has a good variety of souvenirs as well as fruit and dried products. There are also many restaurants with extremely competitive prices.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Mike J
Reviewed 15 May 2019

We didn't eat at the markets although if we had had time we would have gone back another night to try out one of the many eateries. While many of the stalls sold the same items, the place was buzzing and the stall holders were...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank bjm286
Reviewed 10 May 2019 via mobile

We can’t expect very real authentic food in the market. But as a tourist, it is still a good place to sample the local flavor.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank TanSuo T
Reviewed 20 December 2018

the place to spend your evening, with vibrant and colorful crowds, endless rows of stalls of various foods spices souvenirs, and parades of actors in ancient costumes, join the fantasy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NATHAN1909
Reviewed 14 November 2018

if you have the evening free in Dunhuang , i would recommend going to the Shazhou night market. its lively , many stalls with unusual souvenirs or gifts. there is also lots of food stalls as well at both ends of the night market. we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Fred L
Reviewed 13 November 2018

This night market seems to be for tourist. There are mainly tourist with few locals, not as in other night markets we visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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