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Address: Within Xiling Gorge, Yiling District, Yichang 443100, China
Phone Number: 0717-8850681
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Lovely boat trip and very scenic

we left our cruise vessel onto a smaller vessel to go down the narrower river and off that vessel we got onto the smaller rowing boat, rowers worked hard and sang us songs as we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Durham, United Kingdom

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Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we left our cruise vessel onto a smaller vessel to go down the narrower river and off that vessel we got onto the smaller rowing boat, rowers worked hard and sang us songs as we bumbled through the beautiful scenary, all in all a lovely morning trip

Thank Trackerh
Morpeth, United Kingdom
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289 reviews
205 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw this village from our Sinorama Gold 8 cruise ship. It looks very attractive and hugs the side of the bank of the river. It is in a very attractive part of the gorge not very far from the 3 Gorges Dam but feels very far removed from this.

Thank bdon257
Victoria, BC
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243 reviews
110 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This is about as close to “old China” as you’re likely to get on a Yangtze River cruise. A tranquil area that seems untouched by time, it was once a small fishing village but now operates like a living museum showing how people of the Tujia minority lived 70-plus years ago. As you walk up one bank of the scenic... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This was a great interlude from our cruise along the Yangzte River. The Resort was worth touring to see how the Ba people of this region lived and also to see their Customs. The Wedding Ceremony was great to see especially when the Bride married a tourist. The waterfalls with pristine water plus all the tourist attractions made it an... More 

Thank Onnie_13
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48 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This was a stage managed set to show the old scenes from China. But it did not matter- it is so pretty and charming that I enjoyed it a lot. There is an easy boardwalk to take you up one side of the valley and back down the other. Take your camera - there are lovely scenes everywhere - waterfalls,... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Visited there recently with husband and bunch of friends. We took 10-1 bus from Yiling Square and it was about 1.5hrs drive to the place.. The bus ticket was for 15rmb. Since we all are students here in Yichang, we had toursit card, which gave us free entry (if no travel card i think you have to pay 180 for... More 

3 Thank faach
Sydney, Australia
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341 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Regarding TheTribe of Three Gorges. We paid 280 yuan as an optional tour whilst doing the Yangtze Cruise. We did not see a lot of the things mentioned in the reviews here. We had a very nice boardwalk up to a small waterfall area passing strategically placed props such as a lovely maiden standing on the front of a canoe,... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

First off, if you plan to walk the entire site in June, you will need good shoes, several bottles of water, and to take many breaks. The site farther up the river where the reproduced village is located involves MANY stairs. You can purchase handicrafts at very reasonable prices (Chinese paper cutting, pottery, sandals, homemade candies, etc.) and also see... More 

Thank Sharon R
Chatillon-sur-Seine, France
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25 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

- dont go there with children under 5 years old. There are no places for them and its very physic - bring your own food : the restaurant by side are totally expansive, and the fish are swimming - dont go there when its too hot : there are not so many places to refresh But its a very nice... More 

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Naples, Florida
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124 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This was one of our favorite excursions on the river cruise. The scenery was beautiful (I especially liked the waterfalls at the end). There were monkeys, lots of people playing historical roles along the river and the wedding ceremony that has been mentioned by other reviewers. There are places to buy handicrafts as well.

1 Thank Sunshinecop67

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