If you want take a real experience of the countryside life, Xizhou will be the right choice to you. The village itself got a very glorious history as the temperory capital of Nanzhao Kingdom and also once the comercial center of Dali. Hence there left lots of nice old courtyards built by the local Bai minority capitlists which are still preserved well. It is considered as a museum of the tranditional Bai architecture. You can take a shuttle from the ancient city to get there, better go in the morning time so you won't miss the open air market .(ig,it opens early in the morning till lunch time) After that you may hire a local horse carriage , the driver also as the guide will map out a route accordinig to your interests. You may enjoy wonderful views together with interesting stories given by the native driver. It will be a precious chance to get a closer touch on the local Bai people's life.
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