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Small but well-equipped, comfortable market

On the day we visited less than half the stalls were open because an expo was going on elsewhere in... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Galesburg, Illinois
Tourist Trap...

This is the relocated Wenxin road Jade Market. Although you can find lots of nice items here and... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2016
Todd B
Taichung, Taiwan
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May 5, 2018
“Small but well-equipped, comfortable market”
Feb 14, 2017
“Cool Local Souvenirs”
If you are looking for interesting souvenirs, relatively inexpensive jewellery, Chinese paintings, ceramics, clothing, Chinese tea, teapots and tea sets, and tons of other interesting knick-knacks from all over China, Taiwan, Mongolia, Tibet, Nepal...more
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No.957, Sec. 2, Wuquan W. Rd. Nantun Dist., Taichung 40869, Taiwan
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

On the day we visited less than half the stalls were open because an expo was going on elsewhere in the city and many of the shopkeepers were attending. Even so, the selection of jade items, teapots, carvings, Buddhist items, and so forth was more...More

Thank Drew_Heath
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This market was recommended by a local. It is a fun little flea market which carries many jewelries, beads and arts. Many things are cheap as the sellers are most likely hand crafting the goods. I bought few nice bracelets for $3 a piece! Great...More

Thank Florian H
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This is the relocated Wenxin road Jade Market. Although you can find lots of nice items here and many of the old dealers have come along and it's even air conditioned, there is something to be said for the old feeling of a traditional jade...More

3  Thank Todd B
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I've found quality products for souvenir in a good price, much lower than city center shops. Variety of jewelry, specifically for jade and silver. Also, there is a tea shop in 3rd floor that sells high mountain tea, I like the quality of that tea....More

1  Thank Mahdi F
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This new location IS OPEN and .. TripAdvisor - you should wake up! If you are in Taichung (or ather place in Taiwan) so the Jade Market is a MUST you should visit. And it is a place affordable to any pocket. But if you...More

Thank Tomasz B
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Posting this on behalf of my father who recently visited this market and met the owner. He experienced excellent service and brought home some stunning items! He truly recommends this market.

Thank SaraOzd
Reviewed 30 June 2016

People owning the place are the nicest people I met in Taichung! They speak several languages, and traveled the world! They will be happy to offer you a tour!

Thank Klauddesigns
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This market is officially closed. If it opens up in a new location, I'll be sure to mentioned here on TripAdvisor.

Thank Todd F
EagleKao, Public Relations Manager at Taichung Jade Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2016

It has been relocated, to the following address No.957, Sec. 2, Wuquan W. Rd. Nantun Dist., Taichung City 40869 Taiwan (R.O.C.) or just use google map to search Taichung Jade Market

Reviewed 21 April 2016

If you are in Taichung over a weekend and need to find a place to spend an hour or so (those pesky hotel cleaning ladies!), wander over to the Jade Market on Wenxin Road. It is about a 10 minute walk from the Tempus Hotel....More

Thank Traveler49423
Reviewed 21 March 2016

The Jade Market was great fun and has a wide range of EVERYTHING from inexpensive trinkets to fabulously expensive pieces (with people dressed in formal wear examining pieces using magnifying glasses to study the items closely)! The vendors stretched for row upon row. A great...More

Thank glynnh47
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