Honghe Hani Rice Terraces Shopping
When you come to Honghe Hani Rice Terraces, you will have a chance to shop in the traditional ethnic markets for some local specialties. Honghe Hani Rice Terraces shopping will bring you a unique shopping experience. Specialties in Honghe Hani Rice Terraces include ethnic costume, embroidery and crafts, etc.
What to buy in Honghe Hani Rice Terraces
Embroidery Goods(刺绣制品): clothes, shoes, wallets, bag and so on. All of these are made by hand by Hani people, with brocade.
Orchestral Instruments(管弦乐器): Lusheng(芦笙), Bamboo Flute(笛子) and Suona(唢呐). If you love music, you should not miss them.
2. Red Rice in Honghe Hani Terraced Fields(红河哈尼梯田红米)
It belongs to brown rice. its rice grain is small, only the two-thirds of hybrid rice. It has 1300 years of cultivation history.
3. Cured Yellow Cattle Beef黄牛干巴
Choose yellow cattle beef of high quality and pickle with Chinese red pepper, chilli and salt, etc.
4. Ethnic Minority Costume
Honghe Prefecture is a minority autonomous prefecture. There are many ethnic groups living in Honghe Hani Rice Terraces. Minority people account for a large part of the population of Yuanyang, Honghe County, Jinping and Lvchun. You can see minority people in their beautiful ethnic costumes. So buying a suit of ethnic costume is not a bad choice when traveling in Honghe Hani Rice Terraces.
Where to buy in Honghe Hani Rice Terraces
1. Yuanyang Ethnic Market Day
Many villages in Yuanyang have the custom of going to market, which is completely lively. When you are in Yuanyang, you might as well buy a local calendar, give attention to their market days and visit the markets, so that you can get a better experience of local customs and practices.
2. Jinping Markets
There are many ethnic markets in Jinping County, including Laojizhai Market, Laomeng Sunday Market, Nafa Market and so on. When traveling in Jinping County, stroll around the ethnic markets and experience local custom by your own feet.