Shigatse shopping

Homewares in Shigatse

Tibet Gang Gyen Carpet Factory

This workshop employs local women to weave high-quality wool carpets. Upon arrival you’ll be directed to the workshop, where you can watch the craftswomen work, some singing as they weave, dye, trim and spin; you’re…
Arts & Crafts in Shigatse

Shigatse Tibetan Market

In this grimy, open-air market in Shigatse's old town you can pick up low-grade Tibetan crafts and souvenirs, such as prayer wheels, rosaries and jewellery. Bargain hard. The street market just to the east is the be…