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Qingping Medicine Market

Huangsha Avenue, Liwan District, Guangzhou 510130, China
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  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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“for sale” (6 reviews)
“dried flowers” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Huangsha Avenue, Liwan District, Guangzhou 510130, China
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

This is part of a massive market with 6,000 vendors spread over almost 3 acres! The government approved (& monitored) market sells medicinal herbs as well as medicines [East and West] as well as medical devices and health care products. The other parts of this...More

Thank smdoctoroff
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This place is worth a visit just to experience the shear size of the space! You wonder how so many can operate in one area?! A fun guessing game though to identify what some of the dried goods are?!

Thank Jo T
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This was my first day in China, and a very full on intro to the country. I really enjoyed seeing all the strange and wonderful items for sale here, i'd recommend to any visitor to the city!

Thank SamiKnight
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is a short walk from Holiday Inn. Eye opening to see the variety of animals there such as live scorpions/centipedes/fish/snakes and dried medicine. However it was sad to see cats and dogs crowded in tiny cages selling as pets and the dried seahorses used...More

1  Thank Anonymous A
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Mix up of old China and modern a city. Absolutely fantastic to visit if you share a fulltime english speaking guide

Thank juleshoffelt
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Combine a visit to the market with a stroll around ShaMian Island which is just across the road (a small matter of about 20 lanes of traffic). Metro station HuangSha (junction of lines 6 and 1) is next to the market. The station is part...More

4  Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Go visit, if you are nearby, but it is not worth travelling here from the other side of the city. We visited around sunset and found only a few shops selling traditional medicines. I'm not sure if there are more during the daytime. I wouldn't...More

Thank lottamatilda
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This is why the Europeans came. This is a place with bustling little old alleys behind every old world commercial facade. Step in and have a wander.

1  Thank I H
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Aug 2016, again this is one of the largest medicine market in China. You can find bags and bags of different refreshing herbs and minced tablets too. Our favourite one is the Golgi Berries because we use it all the kind in stews and soups,...More

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you know Chinese traditional herbs and medicine, you will enjoy this place more. There are loads and loads of shops selling in bulk and they do sell to individuals in a small scale. They are friendly people and don't chase you away for buying...More

1  Thank Mavis T
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Vincent S
17 February 2017|
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Response from Paulette A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Vincent, sorry cannot answer your question because we went to visit this market at lunch time.
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