Shitang Road Market is the largest covered shopping site in Beidaihe, one of the most famous summer resorts in China.
Against the backdrop of a mountain and overlooking the sea, Shitang Road Market has convenient transportation and beautiful surrounding scenery. It is one of the most-visited attractions in Beidaihe, which attracts some 30,000 visitors each day during the summer, and annual visitor numbers have now reached three million.
Shitang Road Market occupies an area of 24,000 square meters and has about 700 shops, where visitors can buy 30 categories of things, including necklaces, souvenirs, clothing and dried seafood products.
The market is best known for its necklaces. Shitang Road Market has the largest necklace crafts market in China, and the market has over 1,000 different kinds of necklaces which are sold to some 20 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions in China.
Shitang Road Market is also the biggest pearl wholesale market, where visitors can buy good-quality and cheap pearls.