Top ChoiceArts & Crafts in Xining

Amdo Craft Shop

Dedicated to training and helping Tibetan nomads to produce handicrafts, Amdo Craft returns profits from all sales to Tibetan communities. Browse an excellent selection of yak milk soap, tops, coats, mittens,...

Market in Xining

Shuijing Alley Market

This arcade-style market has a double row of shops selling everything from fruit and spices to embroidered bags and Buddhist statues. It’s a good place to find a cheap souvenir. Runs north–south between Xi Dajie...

Clothing in Yushu


This Tibetan traditional handmade clothing shop sells a lovely range of tops, shirts and full-length Tibetan coats. Prices range from ¥200 for a shirt to ¥1000 and over for a coat.