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Xidi Ancient Village

Xidi Village, She County 245501, China
+86 559 515 4138
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An ancient warren of alleys...

...that is arguably even more impressive than Hongcun due to its larger size and less polished... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2017
Hong Kong, China
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Xidi Ancient Villiage

very well preserved view of ancient village. no english available. many locals trying to sell items.

Reviewed May 18, 2017
Shenzhen, China
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

...that is arguably even more impressive than Hongcun due to its larger size and less polished nature. What it lacks in 'sights', it makes up for in beautiful courtyards which are now guesthouses and still lived-in old residences, all incredibly ornate in decoration. Even in...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2017

very well preserved view of ancient village. no english available. many locals trying to sell items.

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Reviewed May 17, 2017

If your in the area, this is a great place to visit. Beautiful country, the day we went there were many students painting the buildings and landscape.

Thank Greg A
Reviewed April 21, 2017

We stayed at Hongcun and made a day trip visit to Xidi located at about fifteen kilometers away (There are hourly buses from Hongcun, very convenient). Both villages are from the same period but Xidi gets less tourists than Hongcun. It is because of that...More

Thank CWYe
Reviewed February 6, 2017

We set out from Tunxi first to Xidi and then onwards to Hongcun. No information in English at the bus station but just go up to the ticket windows and ask for a ticket to Xidi (18 yuan), it is an hourly service. When you...More

Thank Laura J
Reviewed January 4, 2017

For so many times I have tried to find a decent "Old Village" in China. And I found it here in south Anhui. Xidi is a decent old place to see the real old style of a traditional Chinese life. By the time I traveled...More

Thank AlexTung
Reviewed December 10, 2016

The village has a rich history and offers beautiful rural surroundings . On the top of the cliff, you can take a look at the scenery of the whole village. Recommended for people loving traditional Chinese villages and history.

Thank Paulius K
Reviewed November 29, 2016

One of the most scenic villages in the area (but not as beautiful as for example the more famous Hong village). A very nice place to have a peaceful walk around in.

Thank teturtia
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

The village is about 800 years old according to my guide. One family has lived in this village (Hu family) for all those years and its occupants are mostly related. This is a beautiful village to stroll around in. There are not many villages so...More

Thank Natacha R
Reviewed October 11, 2016

These is one of the top three villages, you should consider visiting in the area, being this and Hongcun the more touristic and Pingshan the less but not the less beautiful comparing these 3. The entrance welcomes you with some beautiful river, and flowers landscape....More

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