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Qikou and Lijiashan day trip from Pingyao

Definitely worth to take the long ride from Pingyao of about 3 hours to see The village Qikou at... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Mariepahl
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Interesting, but not a highlight

Very small old village in the hills. Looked recently renovated, Do not expect a living old village... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
JarlNL
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25 May 2018
“Qikou and Lijiashan day trip from Pingyao ”
27 Aug 2017
“Interesting, but not a highlight”
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth to take the long ride from Pingyao of about 3 hours to see The village Qikou at the yellow river but especially the village Lijiashan. It might be not many people still living there but the atmosphere is nice and calm, not many...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Very small old village in the hills. Looked recently renovated, Do not expect a living old village. It is more like an open-air museum nowadays. Not many people still living there. I asked an old man to look in his house, to really get the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 31 July 2015

Packed with chinese tour groups all day long, couldn't even get a room to stay overnight and had to bus back well after dark. Word is out. Expensive entry charge. Avoid at all costs

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank anthonyg605
Reviewed 26 January 2015

I guess this is the translated the name of Lijianshan. Cave houses, some 40 people leave there still and rent their places, for some 7 EUR per person, breakfast, lunch and dinner included. There is several houses that does this, so just ask. I would...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank DonCesar
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Li Family Mountain (Lijiashan) is small village on the side of hill alongside the Yellow River in Shanxi Province. The closest town is Qikou. The village is one of the better preserved examples of traditional cave houses that are built into the hillsides (called yaodong...More

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank dhannum
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