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

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Pretty, tranquil, and entertaining crying wedding ceremony

This was an optional tour off of our Yangtze Gold 8 river cruise. It was very entertaining. The village is built into the side of the mountain along the river, with a small... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Burlington, Canada
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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an optional tour off of our Yangtze Gold 8 river cruise. It was very entertaining. The village is built into the side of the mountain along the river, with a small tributary running through it. Along the way a guide explained to us how the people lived and the preparations being made for a wedding, one that would... More 

Thank SLT1962
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We did this as part of our boat tour, the walk was relaxing and along the way there was lots to see. Beautiful colourful women dressed in local vibrant clothing. A wedding ceremony was all part of the fun. Beautifully done and lovely area.

Thank trix59
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

This really is a tourist trap, laid on for the benefit of cruisers taking shore leave. Yet it really works and is well worth seeing. It's all walking and some of it involved climbing steps, so make sure you're feeling fit. Thankfully, most tours take place very early morning, so in the summer, the intense heat hasn't quite kicked in... More 

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Centennial, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

The tribe of the three gorges was a tour while I was on the Yangtze river cruise. I highly recommend going to see this. Yes it is touristy but you will learn about their culture and it is a beautiful walk. There are a lot of monkeys to keep you entertained. They also put on a show and they will... More 

Thank World-wander-woman
Robina, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

Posed, but stunning with this girl on the sampan accompanied by Chinese flute. Another girl further uo upstream playing Chinese zither. There is an attractive waterfall at the top of the valley walk.

Thank daleringham
Richmond, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

When we woke up the next morning our boat was docked at the Water Village. The actual circuit from our where our ship docked and back is approximately 3 miles (5 kilometres). If you’re not up to it, for the first ¼ - ½+ mile you can take a rickshaw. It is a leisurely walk and there are flights of... More 

Thank Bottomshelfhockey
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016

This was the only optional tour on our Yanhtze cruise itinerary. The cost is 290 Rnb per person, and if you do not take part, you will not be allowed off your boat for the whole day. On the plus side you will be able to walk through some beautiful scenery on well made paths, and the buildings are attractive... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Our itinerary called this the Tribe of The Three Gorges. It was an immersion in the ancient Ba and Tujia minority culture. Make sure you are with a guide who can explain everything you see and hear as there is audio of voices singing to each other across the water (courtship rituals) and the mock wedding is all in Chinese.... More 

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Temecula, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2016

This was one of my favorite sites in all of China. The beauty is unbelievable. The show was a lot of fun as well. There were wild monkeys running around which was real cool. The water was so clear and clean, it made me want to jump in and take a swim. You won't be disappointed at all.

Thank Steve R
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2016

The resort is maintained to get tourists dollars - in a good way. I really like how it wasn't over crowded with tourists. It looks exactly like the photos have uploaded. I wouldn't recommend you come here if it was raining. Nor would I recommend you eat here.

Thank user01293948567

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