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Address: Xiangzi Village, South of Yanman County, Deqin County 674500, China

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A wonder and surprise

The church is simply a wonder in terms of it being there and it's history creating a very special addition to a beautiful village which probably nears the true Shangrila image... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Shanghai
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The church is simply a wonder in terms of it being there and it's history creating a very special addition to a beautiful village which probably nears the true Shangrila image.... The new road and bridge take a bit away but without them access would be difficult i guess it's the cost of development and the people should have their... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Cizhong village is lived by Naxi, Tibetan, Yi and Some Han people, some the believe in Tibetan Buddhism, some in local religion and others go to catholic church. The power structure of the village also interested me...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

Cizhong village combines distinctly chinese architectural elements with christian symbols and is a such a curiosity. The bell tower, though having a chinese roof with upturned eaves resembles very much european specimens. Make sure to call ahead and check if father Yao is around to show you the beautifully decorated interior. Take a close look at the lintels of the... More 

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Address: Address: Xiangzi Village, South of Yanman County, Deqin County 674500, China
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Deqin County

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