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Ancient Watchtowers Built by Jiarong Tibetans.

Jiarong Tibetans are one of branches of the ethnic Tibetans, and now living mainly in Danba area. On the afternoon of October 19, 2015, with much curiosity we drive along the east... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Jiarong Tibetans are one of branches of the ethnic Tibetans, and now living mainly in Danba area. On the afternoon of October 19, 2015, with much curiosity we drive along the east bank of Dadu River from the downtown of Danba and get to Suopo Township (梭坡乡), about 5km southeast of the downtown Danba. Suopo Township is composed of several... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Getting a good view of the surrounding valley, exactly what they were built for. It's worth paying for the family that charges for the entrance, as many of the towers belong to a family or a village.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Actually the real attraction of the Danba region in Sichuan province is the small Tibetan villages There are 4 that attract special attention: JiaJu, BuKe, SuoPo and ZhongLu). The best tower is said to be at SuoPo.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The village is just at the hillside and facing the valley of Dadu river.It'd better to spend a night here to experience the folk house of Jiarong Tibet. This branch of Tibet is considered by some people the descendant of a ancient dynasty XiXIA, which was located north west of China and destroyed by Genghis Khan,so looked different from others... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Danba Town sits in a valley between towering mountains on which are dotted picturesque traditional Tibetan villages amongst fields of barley and other crops. The town provides satisfactory and clean hostel accommodation in various hostels. You can base yourself in the town in a hostel and rent a car and driver for the day to take you to 3 scenic... More 

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