Set up in 1979, Qingping Market is located at the bank of the Pearl River. With a length of 1000 meters (3280 ft) and an area of 11200㎡, the market is specialized in agricultural and sideline products as well as medicines.
The market was authorized as the first Medicine market in China in 1996. The various products and the traditional features of the market attract lots of tourists in and abroad to feel the "real China experience".
[via chinatourguide.com website]