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Fuli Ancient Town

Address: Fuli Town, Yangshuo County 542706, China
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5-Day Small-Group Yangshuo Bike Adventure with...
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Type: Ancient ruins, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Ancient ruins, Sights & Landmarks
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We cycled here from Yangshuo and it was worth the heart in mouth ride along the main road. Lots are different food to see, noodle makers and traditional medicine. Even managed to sneak in a hair cut!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We visited the local market at Fuli. Nice to have a taste of the local life and interesting to walk by the rows off stalls: vegetables, poultry, rice, sugar cane, hairdressers, what not. There are also some food stalls. Be aware to check if it is ok to make a photo, not everyone likes it. We also walked around the... More 

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Bribie Island, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Take a bus from Yangshuo to Fuli Town. You need to walk for about 15 minutes to arrive at the main cobble stoned street/lane in Fuli. This is where you will see several shops selling small, medium and very large hand painted fans. You will also see a few tables in front of old houses with antiques displayed. At the... More 

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Kuantan, Malaysia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

If you decide to come here you will be the only tourist around.The village has 4 houses that make the big and small fans.At the far end of the village is the jetty.You will feel out of place here.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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348 attraction reviews
225 helpful votes 225 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We went to Fuli by car after our river rafting trip on the Li river. We made sure it was market day so we could explore the local market. it was interesting walking the rows of stalls. Bought some pomegranates and big green chillis. We also made a trip to the Peng Family Painting Factory which I had read on... More 

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kuala lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

The 5 of us went on a market day. We went to the Yangshuo bus station and ended up taking a whole van / mini-bus for RMB30. On the return trip, we shared with 9 other people and paid RMB3 each. We were dropped off along the main road where it looked quite new and ordinary. Had to walk several... More 

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New York City, New York
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81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

the village of Fuli on the Li river downstream from Yangshuo catches our attention. It is described has having narrow cobblestone streets with worthwhile temples. Many old house have been covered with ugly bricks. The bank of the river is encumbered by what seems to be a gravel factory?. We do come across a lonely temple and a lovely corner... More 

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Shanghai, China
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7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

For this one, I'll keep to bullet points of what we saw: * random guy selling surgical gloves, who blew one up like a balloon for all to see * big open-air market full of household/clothing items/food -- very crowded and a bit dirty * big open food area with food stalls, many of which are best for the adventurous... More 

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Canada
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108 reviews 108 reviews
40 attraction reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We visited local Fuli local market by car on our way back from XinPing. You cannot get more local than this... They sell everything there.... Imagine my horror when we walked directly into poultry row... It was too late to turn back and somehow I didn't feel appropriate to put on masks that I am carrying in my backpack at... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013 via mobile

Easy 20 minute drive east of Yangshuo. Interesting old buildings amongst some of the new, down the narrow lane ways. River scene is spoilt by the building of the new dock but there are plenty of other places to get those shots. Enjoyed watching the fan makers and visiting Peng family gallery.

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