New Silk Alley Market (Xiu Shui), Beijing

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Prepare for a visual feast of colored textiles and some serious bargains at New Silk Alley Market (Xiu Shui), a large nine-level shopping mall and an important start of China's New Silk Road. With over 1,700 retail outlets covering 35,000 sq m (376,736 sq ft), the market offers much more than silk. You can browse through designer clothes, shoes, and accessories, or order your tailor-made garments. In the past, tourists flocked here for counterfeit designer brands. A covered market since 2005, the shopping center still makes a popular tourist stop and has its own subway station. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to New Silk Alley Market (Xiu Shui) by using our Beijing trip itinerary builder.
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  • August 10, 2017
    If you do plan a visit try and do so by Subway it is so handy you do not have to leave the station just get of the train follow the signs and your there , be prepared to Haggle and start really low to...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    I was pleasantly surprised when I arrived at the Silk Market. I thought I was going to an outdoor market and it was an incredibly hot and smoggy day in Beijing. I walked into a very clean, 5 story bui...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    The temple of counterfeiting. Go if you want to buy fake clothes or a fake watch. The most painful is to haggle. You make the price, on the calculator that we tend to you, and if you're too low bin you're a naughty not nice and not nice. Jokes aside to go just to see the extent of the market's need.
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