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Huanglongxi Ancient Town

Huanglongxi Town , Shuangliu District, Shuangliu County 610200, China
+86 28 8569 6001
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Huanglongxi Town , Shuangliu District, Shuangliu County 610200, China
Huanglongxi Town , Shuangliu District, Shuangliu County 610200, China
+86 28 8569 6001
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Reviewed October 30, 2017

This town is located a couple of hours' drive from Chengdu (depending on the traffic) and is beautifully restored. Ancient wooden buildings stand on either side of a stream, which is dotted with water wheels and stepping stones. At the bottom is a lake and...More

Thank FearfulFlyer2
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Huanglongxi is one of the best maintained ancient water towns which makes for a pleasant half day trip to walk among ancient architecture. As with most of these towns they are now full of tourist shops and food outlets but it is nice to mingle...More

1  Thank SurreyGirl27
Reviewed September 21, 2017

When you first walk into the centre of the ancient town you will be amazed by the features of the buildings and particularly the waterway down the centre. The waterway is full of carved stones into Frogs, Turtles and other creatures which double as bridges...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed July 31, 2017

It took more than an hour to reach Huanglongxi "Ancient Town" from the center of Chengdu, and I regret investing the time. It was the same type of shopping I could have had in any of dozens of locations withing Chengdu itself, nothing different, nothing...More

Thank Professor-Kunich
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

We, especially me, had a marvelous time in this ancient water town. Old town arch, ancient buildings, ancient temples and ancient banyan tree houses...Wow so much to see, to take photos, to buy n to taste. Don't forget, if you are there, buy a cone...More

Thank sy3717
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Huanglongxi ancient town is situated within an hour's drive of Chengdu, on the South side of the city. The town itself has some authentic looking architecture, and features free entry. There is a taxi rank outside the main entrance, though you'll find didi/uber is about...More

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Stopped for a visit on the way from Chengdu to Leshan to see the giant Buddha. Is interesting to see for the buildings and to give an impression of how an ancient Chinese town may have looked. But is very commercialised and packed with tourists....More

Thank yuki1234
Reviewed May 6, 2017

I did a half day tour with a guide to Huanglongxi, we strolled along the streets and the river, ate a good lunch, and joined a 30 min. boat ride to a temple, came back to the town by walking along the river in a...More

1  Thank Golanit
Reviewed April 21, 2017

This ancient town is only 30 km from Chengdu. This town has 1700 years of history. The guide said many parts of town are replicas. We followed the river to explore this old town. The town is small but full of shops, restaurants and tourists....More

Thank faithandhope2live
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Here once an important marketplace since Qing dynasty, full of souvenirs stalls, restaurants and shops. There are plenty of tea houses and places for eat and relax. Also check out Gulong temple and Chaoyin temple for their ancient, beribboned banyan.

Thank Raimund C
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