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Tianshan Tea City

No.520 Zhongshan West Road, Changning District, Shanghai, China
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Ranked #4 of 462 shopping in Shanghai
Type: Shops
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Shanghai, China
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We visited Tianshan Tea Market yesterday and had a wonderful time. Store owners will invite you inside to sample their teas (the two shops we sampled from did not pressure us to buy at all. They encouraged us to continue trying and had no problems when we left). It is a bit far from the city but we had a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

I was quite surprised when I arrived there. It is not a very turistic place, but very traditional chinese place, which i really appreceated. At the begining i was feelinga bit lost since there are so many nice shops and so many variaties of teas, that it is difficult to choose, but after a good look it is easy to... More

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014 via mobile

A great place to visit. We ventured in looking for cheap tea sets and tea. We were expecting the typical tourist trap but were surprised to find great shop owners who invited you in to sample their tea and teach about what makes each tea special. Tea sets are reasonable priced, carrying both porcelain and iron sets. We saw the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

If you love Chinese tea, then you will love this place. This is not just some place made for tourists. Owners here like to spend time in educating you about different types of Chinese teas. You can taste as many varieties of tea as you like before you decide to buy. You receive help i trying to figure out which... More

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Pomezia, Italy
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

When I was in Shanghai, a Chinese colleague of mine suggested me this place where she usually went to buy tea and tea stuff. So, before going at least I already knew it was an original Chinese shop and not made for tourist. And when I arrived... it was like being in a funfair! This is a shopping mall with... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

If you love tea and wants to know a lot of difference between different tea area her is where you should go. I bought a lot but notice the is a very big difference in prices so compare before buying.

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