Boasting both a rich history and thriving commercial centre, Wuhan offers exciting adventures for those exploring its charming streets. Letting you combine your passion for shopping with cultural sightseeing, Jiangshan Road is the popular shopping street and one of the leading Wuhan tourist attractions.
This pedestrian road in the commercial district of Jiangshan is a “must visit” when in the city and it offers countless hours of shopping. Located in the Hankou area, Jiangshan Road stretches from Yanjiang Avenue to Jiefang Avenue and can be easily reached by buses that stop at Jianghanlu; these include Light Rail Line 1 and bus numbers 1, 7, 24, 301, and 520, to name a few.
As you walk along the street, you will come across many historic buildings featuring Roman, Byzantine and European design. Some of these structures go back over a century and offer a unique perspective on Wuhan’s past.
This special district is a great place to begin your shopping excursion with an array of specialised retail outlets, boutiques, jewellery stores and traditional shops, which sell everything from brand name clothing to appliances. Do not forget to head over to the stores district, where retailers such as the Zhongxin Department Store offer shoppers plenty to choose from.
As the night arrives, Jiangshan Road comes alive with a local night market, offering a colourful shopping experience where you can purchase clothing, movies, souvenirs, music and an eclectic array of food.