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Ancient Buildings of Chengkan Village

Chengkan Village, Huizhou District, Huangshan 245900, China
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Lovely village

Beautiful farming village. If you have a choice between visiting here or Hongcun, then definitely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John F
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Worth the effort

Found the ancient buildings to be well worth the effort of visiting. Lots to see especially if you... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Edward N
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
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Chengkan Village, Huizhou District, Huangshan 245900, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful farming village. If you have a choice between visiting here or Hongcun, then definitely choose here. It is both more attractive and yet, because it is more isolated, has far fewer tourists. Some old houses are open to the public and of course there...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Found the ancient buildings to be well worth the effort of visiting. Lots to see especially if you are interested in history. Easy walking but comfortable shoes recommended.

Thank Edward N
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Te first thing you'll notice is there aren't as many tourists here so that's very key in the experience of this village. The architecture is quite astonishing here but the background shots aren't as nice as other villages. There also aren't as many shops and...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 29 April 2017

When we were there on a Tuesday afternoon, the tourist density was relatively low. The first 'half' of the visit gets you to the part of the village that, like a film set, has been preserved, historically relevant, but is not a living community with...More

Thank bweeindc
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We visited this place after visiting Huang Shan. Place is very eye-pleasing, offering both architectural and natural beauty. Due to less tourist flows, you can really see daily life of village folks in here. People were very friendly, but some of them still tried to...More

Thank Paulius K
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We visited here on return from our overnight stay at Mount Huang Shan with Odyssey Tours and I must say it was very worthwhile. Crowds were manageable and the preservation authentic. Administration , schools and temples gave a glimpse of how advanced Chinese civilization was...More

Thank Tycon
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Compare to other village such as Hong and Xidi village, this is less commercial activities and less crowded. This allow you to experience the village and their residence life in depth.

Thank Septimuslow
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This town is a must to visit, we hired a taxi driver for Y200 to see 4 town and we were not disappointed

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Very cool and informative window into the past. Lots of preserved old buildings all in this one village. Very "worth it" to go see.

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Our local guide drove us here, and I was happily surprised. The village is small, but it felt genuine and it was less crowded with tourists. The surroundings were beautiful.

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