Located in the North China Plain, Tai'an is famous for Mount Tai. Shopping in Tai'an can be divided into two parts: one is in the Tai'an city; another is in Mount Tai area. Major special productions in Tai'an are Taishan walnut, Taishan ginseng, Red-star apple, and Taishan hawthorn， which are the local agriculture products. In the Mount Tai, the most famous tow special products are Talisman Stone and the Four Precious Chinese Herbs.
Shi Gan Dang of Mount Taishan is the well-known talisman stone in China, which even can be found in the building in Hong Kong, Taiwan, the US, and Japan. Also, formed in 600 million years ago, trilobite fossil is a kind of precious souvenir.
The four precious Chinese herbs refer to red gollosy ganoderma, puccoon, sealwort, lance asiabell root, tuber of muliflower knotweed. All these herbs have their special function in healthcare. These four kinds of herbs are especially precious in Mount Taishan.
Caiyuan Street is one of the oldest commercial streets in Taian, which contains many shops that selling local products and souvenirs.
It is the chain department store in Shandong Province, where you can buy many brand goods here like clothes, watches, shoes, glasses, jewelries, cosmetics and so on.
Covering an area of more than 40,000 square meters, Zhongbai Mansion is the chain store of Weifang Department Store Group. It is the first departments store that combining shopping, entertainment, and catering in Tai'an.
It is a famous supermarket in Tai'an, where sells many kinds of daily products. The vegetable and fruit in the supermarket are very fresh.