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Huanglongxi Ancient Town

Huanglongxi Town, Shuangliu County 610200, China
+86 28 8569 6001
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Huanglongxi Town, Shuangliu County 610200, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huanglongxi ancient town is situated within an hour's drive of Chengdu, on the South side of the city. The town itself has some authentic looking architecture, and features free entry. There is a taxi rank outside the main entrance, though you'll find didi/uber is about...More

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Stopped for a visit on the way from Chengdu to Leshan to see the giant Buddha. Is interesting to see for the buildings and to give an impression of how an ancient Chinese town may have looked. But is very commercialised and packed with tourists....More

Thank yuki1234
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I did a half day tour with a guide to Huanglongxi, we strolled along the streets and the river, ate a good lunch, and joined a 30 min. boat ride to a temple, came back to the town by walking along the river in a...More

1  Thank Golanit
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This ancient town is only 30 km from Chengdu. This town has 1700 years of history. The guide said many parts of town are replicas. We followed the river to explore this old town. The town is small but full of shops, restaurants and tourists....More

Thank faithandhope2live
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Here once an important marketplace since Qing dynasty, full of souvenirs stalls, restaurants and shops. There are plenty of tea houses and places for eat and relax. Also check out Gulong temple and Chaoyin temple for their ancient, beribboned banyan.

Thank Raimund C
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

China has plenty of ancient towns. This one is in Chengde. It's has old buildings conserved and lease out to businesses. I felt the whole place became too commercialised and it's has lost the touch and feel of an old town. But it's cleaned and...More

Thank Groundnuts
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I have been to several 'ancient towns' in China and personally I think this one is most memorable. Most other ancient towns would be frequented by backpackers etc. with bars and western style restaurants. This one is quite traditionally Chinese. The repaired and reconstructed ancient...More

Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 12 November 2016

A very beautiful place with some ancient buildings and a clean and clear stream flowing through. There are a lot of shops around selling food and souvenirs. Great place except for the toilet facilities. There is a courtyard there where you can watch a face...More

Thank marianneongll
Reviewed 9 November 2016

It took an hour from Chengdu Xinnanmen Bus Station, but still had to walk 5-10mins to enter the ancient town. Admission is free. Its worth the visit, though the town is small, it is very well preserved. There is heaps of places to eat and...More

Thank Lin G
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We got there from Xinnanmen coach station in Chengdu (line 3). Took about 1hr on way there and about 1hr 45 minutes on way back due to traffic. Journey is mainly on Jinnan road dual carriageway & we arrived at the town surprisingly quickly once...More

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