We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

South Tea Market

No.12 Yongning Street, Liwan District, Guangzhou, China
+86 20 8154 4828
Website
Save
Review Highlights
More tea than you ever want

There is a big market building on the eastern side of the road, which I found much more useful than... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Christiane W
Best place to explore tea shops

The whole Fangcun tea market is the biggest tea market in South China. Within the endless tea... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Philip L
Read all 22 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Apr 2018
“More tea than you ever want”
15 Oct 2017
“Best place to explore tea shops”
LOCATION
No.12 Yongning Street, Liwan District, Guangzhou, China
CONTACT
Website
+86 20 8154 4828
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Guangzhou
from US$69.00
More Info
from US$49.00
More Info
from US$47.00
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (22)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 3 April 2018

There is a big market building on the eastern side of the road, which I found much more useful than the market that you reach on the other side, accessed via a walkway under the big road you can't cross otherwise. The big building had...More

Thank Christiane W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The whole Fangcun tea market is the biggest tea market in South China. Within the endless tea shops, you'll find all varieties of tea shops and tea accessories. You can pretty much find any quantity and quality you are looking for if you have enough...More

1  Thank Philip L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

It is one of the biggest tea markets in Guangzhou in which there is very big variety and kinds of tea you really enjoy understanding the benefits of every kind to get what you really need.

Thank abdallah m
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Wow this place was absolutely incredible! Not so much a market but thousands of stores that sell tea and tea products. A great place to go to get a great deal on tea and experience some culture while you're at it. Some of the teas...More

Thank Morganvdh
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Love the old traditional tea ☕️ market. Lots of choices, do your homework first to see which Chinese teas you would be interested in. Never buy from the stalls in the front they are always more expensive. Bought a great selection and negotiated to a...More

Thank JACMATFAM
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 April 2016

This wholesale tea market was recommended by our Guangzhou guide. Our group of ten enjoyed tasting and selecting small lots of fine teas from the major tea-growing areas of China. Primarily for commercial buyers, this wholesale market houses more than 3000 shops selling all grades...More

3  Thank aumkathleen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Easy access by local bus, taxi as well as subway from Guangzhou city centre. Whole place are selling tea leaves and individual shops are doing wholesale as well as retail. So you can purchase small amount from each shop as every shop normally sells one...More

1  Thank HappyDragon0201
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

If you like tea and you want to get an education about all the different teas in China then this place is worth a visit. I have been twice now. Once with a friend and once with some business colleagues. As you walk about, look...More

1  Thank Joe K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

Located in the southernwest part of Guangzhou city,South Tea Market is said to have more than 3000 different stores and shops offering any kind of tea available including from Taiwan, too.Walking down the streets and sample many kinds of tea offered by each store is...More

1  Thank junior1907
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 19 February 2014

WOW! When my business associate suggested we visit this tea market, I thought "this should be interesting". What an understatement! This place is the size of a Western shopping mall. I lost count of vendors after 100..........and each of them offers a special selection of...More

5  Thank umbowler
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3,644 hotels in Guangzhou
Baihao Business Hotel
1 review
.29 km away
Lihao Hotel
1 review
.35 km away
7 Days Inn Guangzhou Fangcun Subway Station
2 reviews
1.07 km away
Baihua Resort Hotel
18 reviews
1.23 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Hua Li Hui Western Restaurant
.13 km away
Xin Ji Mei Shi
.29 km away
Shun Ri De
.29 km away
YaZui Yu Hot Pot
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Shamian Island
1,699 reviews
1.76 km away
Lychee Bay Scenic Area
111 reviews
2.03 km away
Qingping Medicine Market
112 reviews
1.87 km away
Liwan Lake Park
73 reviews
2.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Mghsalam
21 April 2018|
Answer
Response from Christiane W | Reviewed this property |
plenty of options, you will certainly find high quality teas. you also will be offered to sit and sample teas before you buy. no rush either.
0
Votes
;