Jianshui County Shopping

Jianshui shopping will bring you some information about what to buy and where to buy in Jianshui. In addition to Jianshui ancient town and the Confucius temple, Jianshui is also renowned for its purple pottery and bird's nest. Jianshui provides traditional handcrafts and abundant specialties. While enjoying the cultural charm of ancient town, you can purchase some local specialties. 

What to Buy in Jianshui

Jianshui Shopping list includes Jianshui purple pottery, bird's nest, Jianshui pomegranate, steam pot, lion cake, Jianshui tofu, preserved tomato and so on.

Jianshui Purple Pottery

Jianshui purple pottery is one of the four famous potteries in China. It is traditional handcraft of Jianshui, which dated from the turning of Yuan and Ming dynasties. The modelling of purple pottery is simple, elegant and unique. It can be used as steaming tool, with both practical and collecting value.

Edible Bird’s Nest

Jianshui swallow cave is famous for its millions of Pacific swifts living in the cave, and it is abundant in precious and advanced tonic, bird's nest. Jianshui bird's nest is made from the swift's nest of swallow cave, with high nutritional value.

Bird’s Nest Crisp(燕窝酥)

Bird’s nest cake is a traditional and well-known pastry with more than a hundred years history. It is originated from Jianshui. Bird’s nest cake uses Jianshui bird's nest as main ingredient and it looks like bird's nest.

Lion Cake(狮子糕)

Lion cake is another traditional and well-known food in Jianshui Yunnan. It got the name because its shape looks like the lion neck. The principal raw material is classy sticky rice. It tastes crisp, fragrant and delicious.

Steam Pot(汽锅)

Jianshui Steam pot is the traditional handicraft produced in Jianshui, and is a cooking vessel made of Jianshui purple pottery, one of the four famous ceramics in China. The product is made of local violet soft clay, which is painted, engraved, sintered at high temperature and polished with silica. The appearance is bright, smooth and antique. It has the properties of acid and alkali resistance, air permeability and lead-free non-toxic, and is both ornamental and practical. Use Jianshui steam pot to cook food, the food can keep for a long time and taste delicious. Steam pot chicken is a famous dish in Yunnan.

Where to Buy in Jianshui

In Jianshui, you can not only shop in the shopping malls, but also at some featured streets and specialty stores in Jianshui ancient town

Supermarkets and Shopping Centers in Jianshui

  • Walmart(沃尔玛)
    Address:Donglin Road, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture红河州建水县东林路
    Tel: 0873-7888288
  • Guannan Supermarket(冠南超市)
    Address: No.167, Chaoyang North Road, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture红河州建水县朝阳北路167号
  • Aocheng Wanjialong Supermarket(奥城万家隆超市)
    Address: Qingyuan Road, Linan Town, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture红河州建水县临安镇清远路
    Tel: 0873-7688395
  • Fulin Wanjia Life Supermarket(福临万家生活超市)
    Address: Linan Garden Residential Quarter, Guangci Road, Jianshui County, Honghe红河州建水县广慈路临安花园小区
  • Jianshui Department Store(建水百货大楼)
    Address: No.2, Yinghui Road, Jianshui County建水县迎晖路2号
  • Beizheng Shopping Mall(北正购物中心)
    Address: No.85, Beizheng Street, Jianshui County建水县北正街85号
  • Jinye Shopping Mall(金叶购物广场)
    Address: Fukang Road, Linan Town, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture红河州建水县临安镇福康路
  • Yaobiao Shopping Mall(耀彪购物广场)
    Address: Fukang Road, Linan Town, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture红河州建水县临安镇福康路
  • Guangyuan Shopping Mall(广源商场)
    Tel: Intersection of Guan Yu Temple Street and Hanlin Street, Jianshui County建水县关帝庙街与翰林街交叉口
    Tel: 0873-7213567

Featured Street and Specialty Stores in Jianshui

  • Jianshui Purple Pottery Street(紫陶街)
    Address: No.1044, Yongzhen Road, Linan Town, Jianshui County(建水县临安镇永祯路1044号)
    Tel: 18788255358
  • Tao Yuan San Jie(陶园三杰)
    Address: Dama Road, jianshui County(建水县大马段)
    Tel: 0873-7683728
  • Shaokang Ceramic Craft(绍康陶艺)
    Address: Middle Section of Wanyao Village, Linan Town, Jianshui County, Honghe红河州建水县临安镇碗窑村中段
    Tel: 0873-7618959
  • Yongxing Business House(永兴商行)
    Address: No.102, Hanlin Street, Linan Town, Jianshui County, Honghe红河州建水县临安镇翰林街102号
    Tel: 13987358333
  • Baqian Specialty Store(八千土特产经营部)
    Address: No.82, Fengtai Road, Jianshui County. Honghe红河州建水县丰泰路82号
    Tel: 0873-3185333/13308733388