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Weishan Ancient City

Weishan, Weishan County 672400, China
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A lovely walk down the small lanes

Spend a few hours enjoying the lovely lanes of the old city. They are lined with interesting shops... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Esther P
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Chicago, Illinois
Nice old quarter and very few tourists

There are a few old streets with huge touristic potential, but not developed yet, hence it's a... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2016
HKEuropeantraveler
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Hong Kong, China
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16 Mar 2017
“A lovely walk down the small lanes”
9 May 2016
“Nice old quarter and very few tourists”
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Weishan, Weishan County 672400, China
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Spend a few hours enjoying the lovely lanes of the old city. They are lined with interesting shops and food vendors. One to two hours is all you need.

Thank Esther P
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

There are a few old streets with huge touristic potential, but not developed yet, hence it's a great opportunity to visit old China in a quiet environment. Menghua Old Home in particular is worth visiting, only 10 RMB and you can go everywhere inside, it's...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

At the time of writing Weishan still has the feel of an authentic old town with great charm and a wide range of interesting shops, goods and services. In early April it was very quiet, with hardly anyone from out of town exploring its streets....More

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Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

I was in Dali before I feel like in heaven here. No crowded masstourism area, friendly relaxed people cheap prices... a must for seeing something old chinese...

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Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Very quiet and uncrowded Old Town, with well preserved or reconstracted small buildings along the main streets, occupied by living there people or running small shops and points of services. The impressive Gongchen Tower, overlooking the surroundings. No Western tourists at all. The local people...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2015

Weishan old town was the cradle of Nanzhao kingdom(a kindom established byYi Minority), the history can be traced back to 7th centuary. Its a very nice old town and not touristic. It was a important town on the ancient tea and horse road. when you...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2014

Weishan is beautiful. A lot is recreated beauty but that is done so well in China that you can't fault it. It is worth a visit to be amongst Chinese people on their holidays, having fun, eating out, buying souvenirs. We didn't see another Westerner...More

Thank katey1010
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