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Address: Yuejin Road, Tunxi District, Huangshan 245000, China
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This is half an hour from the train station And is quite convenient. It is a town of about 250,000 people near Huangshan. It has grown tremendously during this period. There is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2016
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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

This is half an hour from the train station And is quite convenient. It is a town of about 250,000 people near Huangshan. It has grown tremendously during this period. There is the old street, the new street and a few museums here. 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

If here to climb Huangshan (Yellow Mountain), more often than not the first consideration is whether to stay in Tunxi (about an hour’s drive) or Tangkou (at the foot of the mountain). For my money Tunxi wins out over the rather bleak-looking Tangkou. The ancient town is touristy there’s no doubt, but its narrow (& carless!!!) streets, dark wooden buildings... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013 via mobile

Take taxi from Hangzhou airport to West Gate bus station it takes about 50 minutes and 170 Yuan. Purchase ticket to Tunxi at the counter, make sure you have the destination city written in chinese character so you can show the officer. Price for ticket 88 yuan per person incl. one bottle of mineral water you can take at the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

The shops dominate the old town, but forget all the stone carvings and other touristy stuff and check out the architecture. It is beautiful old city with lots of alleys, where the original families still live.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

By Chinese standards Tunxi is just a small town of little relevance, but it is has a truly beautiful old town with a long main street (Lao Jie) lined with beautiful merchant houses converted into an infinite series of tourist shops (the big Chinese pharmacy is worth a visit), a few good restaurants, a maze of little old alleys and... More 

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

The old area of tunxi is quite interesting but rather geared to tourists. Souvenirs are in abundance in the little shops making it feel like a tourist trap.It is pleasant to stroll around the town in the evening.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

A village in Chinese terms, only 110,000 citizens. Hosts a beautiful ancient street loaded with nice stores.

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Treviso
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

The city is well preserved, it's quite and there are some very good restaurants there. It's nice to walk during the sunset. People are nice and it's not too cloudy.

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Park City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

Only one street remains from the 1,000 year old village of Tunxi, and it has been incorporated into the modern, busy Huangshan City and loaded down with expensive tourist shops and restaurants. Yes, you can glimpse the occasional old building ornament behind the neon lights -- but for a much more authentic Old China experience drive or bus an hour... More 

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Kunming, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 327 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

Get a feel for ancient Anhui culture. I especially liked the calligraphy products such as brushes and ink stones. You could see them butchering hogs to make Anhui huotui 火腿。 It's a type of sun cured ham. Buy some tea. The famous green tea Huangshan Maofeng 黄山毛峰茶 as well as excellent examples of Keemun 祁门 are available here at reasonable... More 

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