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All reviews musical instruments fruit interesting market islamic culture old bazaar public square needed items short visit for sale central asia local food worth a visit raisins souvenirs hats uyghur scarves
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This market sell a lot of local spices such as goji berry, raisins, Chinese spices. They have range of quality from moderate quality to premium quality and remember to negotiate when you decide to purchase anything from the stall as they know you are tourist...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 310chrisy
Reviewed 23 October 2018

A place which reflects Urumqi as an Islamic ground with its awesome architectural buildings and Islamic culture. The grand bazaar shopping mall is full of local products, from handicrafts, scarfs, nuts, soaps, souvenirs etc...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sy3717
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

It was a nice experience to stroll through the night market and experience some authentic food in one of the small restaurants. Some very nice artifacts and handy craft available

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mister230972
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This bazzar was a great place to wander around and see the thousdands of shops with food and goods. You could spend hours walking around this place and also you could spend lots of money here as well.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 23 September 2018

The bazaar showcases Urumqi's unique culture and people. In the evenings, the public square will be filled with locals dancing and singing. The shops are nothing to shout about, as they mostly sell the same products. Dried fruit and nuts are popular though.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LLS0811
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Came here because I thought no trip to Urumqi will be complete without visiting the Grand Bazaar. Place was really crowded and well policed. To get in, you will need to bring your identity document. Place offers many shops so this will be a great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 246StephenC
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Found it very pleasant walking around the bazzar the colours sounds and general atmosphere. Please remember your passport as it is required to be able to enter due to the terrorist problem. I felt very safe at all times.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank luolun1968
Reviewed 7 September 2018

All review recommend to Grand Bazzar and we made our way to there in the evening. It is quite tourist and police patrol in all entrance checking bags and Identity. The Bazzar sell lots of nuts and many kinds of raisin. Mosques is huge but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hkgphilip
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We went in the evening before ID , when all the shop guys were in a holiday mood . The place was really crowded and all the shop guys were inviting us to give a deal before the holidays , whether true or not I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nansri
Reviewed 6 August 2018

In my recent trip to Urumqi last July, I had only some hours left before the light back to Beijing, my guide took me to the Grand Bazaar. It's small, not big as I thought but lot of things to see, especially lots of souvenirs...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tina N
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Response from Naufier M | Reviewed this property |
its the same market only different name. officially open from 9am to 6pm, however, there are shops that open past 6pm. do note that there are various entry points to the bazaar in accordance to the type of items. i went thru... More