Bainang County Shopping
There are various special local products in Shigatse Bainang County, such as Zanba(糌粑), Tibetan shoes, Tibetan costomes, aprons, neckchieves, tapestries, wraps and other Tibetan traditional costomes and living goods. But please remember, bargaining with the vendors is always necessary. It is recommended that you walk clockwise around then to see the vendors. One more tip, you'd better go shopping on this street in the morning or evening for Tibetan people value their first or last cuntomer highly.
Zanba, roasted qingke barley flour. It is main daily food to locals of Bainang County area in the history.
Tibetan shoes sole are made from cattlehide, and the upper of the shoe is made from all kinds of leathers, Tibet wool(氆氇), and golden raw silk(金丝缎). Tibetan shoes can be divided into 3 types, Songba shoes(松巴鞋), Galuo shoes(嘎洛鞋) and Duozha shoes(多札鞋)
Qiazhu Weaving Factory which produces Tibetan costomes, aprons, neckchieves, tapestries, wraps and other Tibetan traditional costomes and living goods.