Certainly the most interesting area of Yunnan for any minzu watcher: Hani, Yi, Dai, Yao, Miao, Zhuang - just to name the more numerous groups in the region. Each township seems to have at least one group that can only be found there.

The marker flags indicate the date of the next market day. Click on the marker to open a pop-up which will give you some information about the market and a detail map.

Next Markets in Honghe

Friday, 12 April 2024

Lengdun冷墩Small market at the crossroads up to Gejiu with some interesting Yi.
Longwu龙武镇Huayao Yi market town
Shitouzhai石头寨Hani market.
Nanuo那诺乡A Hani market with nice rice terraces all around. One of the …
Majie马街Very traditional market with many well dressed Hani, Yi, Dai and some …
Xinhua新华乡Nothing known, presumably Miao.
Lengquan冷泉镇Miao market actually not that far from Mengzi.
Jinping金平苗族瑶族傣族自治县City market attracting Hani, Miao, Yao, Dai from all over the county.
Lvchun绿春县County town market with Hani.
Nanke南科Very remote border market with a number of interesting Yao.
Yuanjiang元江哈尼族彝族傣族自治县Large county-town market.
Mengqiao勐桥乡Large interesting market with Hani, Yao, Miao, Dai. The area has changed …

Saturday, 13 April 2024

Nafa那发Nice market with many Sha Yao, Dai, Hani right on the Vietnamese …
Zhongzhai中寨Nothing known about this Hani and Miao market off the road from …
Yangjie羊街乡A Hani market. Good rice terraces further along the road toward Nanuo.
Daheishan大黑山乡Nothing known, Hani market.
Niujie牛街镇Nothing known, but this market in Shiping county should have some Hani …
Xinxian新现乡Miao market in this actually quite large township.
Jiangcheng江城哈尼族彝族自治县Jiangcheng's market is pretty uninteresting, a few Landian Yao in full dress …
Xinansuo新安所镇The market is very close to Mengzi, in fact you can go …
Leyu乐育Nothing known.
Shengcun生村Large Hani market on way to rice terraces
Jiache架车Nothing known.
Shaochong哨冲镇Nice market held in the old town, not the ugly administrative place …
Mosha漠沙镇Huayao Dai market, where at least some of the old women dress …

Sunday, 14 April 2024

Diema垤玛Nothing known.
Jiayin甲寅Nothing known.
Azhahe阿扎河Hani market
Mengla勐拉Large market, with Dai, Hani, Yao.
Pingbian屏边苗族自治县County town market with Miao.
Maandi马鞍底Many Hani. The area has become known for its many butterflies in …
Baohua宝华Big Hani market with a large rice terrace area nearby.
Laomeng老勐One of the best markets in the region with many Dai, Miao, …
Liangdi浪堤Nothing known.
Pingyuan平远Pingyuan is an important Muslim town in Wenshan, so there should be …
Luoen洛恩Nothing known.
Mengzi蒙自县Large city market that remains interesting despite all the changes. Miao, Yi, …
Chake岔科Nothing known, maybe some Yi.

Monday, 15 April 2024

Tongchang铜厂Interesting Hani and Miao market high up in the Ailao mountains. Frequent …
Panzihua攀枝花Small market just off the main road to Luchun
Zhemi者米拉祜族乡Very nice market in this remote town with Dai, Yi, Hani, Yao …
Chemalong车玛龙Nothing known.
Sancun三村Hani market
Daheigong大黑公Dai and Hani market near the Red River.
Wuwan乌弯Little market of little interest.
Laozhai老寨苗族乡Nothing known.
Shalatuo沙拉托Another good market in the Yuanyang area with many Hani, Yi and …
Baihe白河乡Nothing known, presumably Miao.
Puxiong普雄Nothing known, possibly a number of Yi at this market.

Tuesday, 16 April 2024

Sankeshu三棵树Small minority market, the date is a little uncertain.
Dixibei地西北Nice border market with many Hani and Red Yao.
Dayangjie大羊街Hani market high up.
Mingjiu鸣鹫镇Nothing known.
Baozang宝藏乡Nothing known.
Wantang湾塘乡Nothing known, presumably Miao.
Jiayi稼依镇Nothing known.
Caoba草坝镇Nothing known

Wednesday, 17 April 2024

Tutai土台Nothing known, presumably mostly Dai and Hani.
Mengping勐坪Small market mainly attended by Yao in full dress. Their costume is …
Hongtian红田Nothing known.
Baiyun白云乡Nothing known, presumably Miao.
Zhicun芷村镇Nothing known.

Thursday, 18 April 2024

Baixian白显Yi market on the northern side of the Red River Valley, but …
Heping和平乡Nothing known, presumably Miao.
Qushui曲水乡Even though the closest market to Vietnam and Laos, it is without …
Dianwei甸尾乡Nothing known, with its location north of Jianshui probably mostly Han, maybe …

Friday, 19 April 2024

Jiahe嘉禾乡Nothing known.