Popularly known as the International bazaar, is a heaven for shopaholics. From regional products to international products from distant places like Russia and Mongolia and states of the west, the market has everything to offer, right in front of your eyes. Its location, that is in Uighur district is also said to be responsible for making the market popular. Though some people consider it to be a trap for the tourists, paying a visit won’t be a bad idea. Especially, if you are with a known local, bargaining the prices might turn out to be easy for you.
Apart from the goods, taste some of the authentic local foods from any of the eateries of the market.
- May to October is the best time to visit the market, especially during evening hours.
- Entry is free.
- You can visit the market during morning house as well. Ask the locals about the opening time of the shops.
- Bus no. : 110
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76.7% of people who visit Urumqi include Grand Bazaar in their plan
55.17% of people start their Grand Bazaar visit around 10 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Grand Bazaar
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Grand Bazaar