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Ci Qi Kou (Porcelain Village)

14 km W of Chongqing, Chongqing 400030, China
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All Inclusive Private Day Tour to Ciqikou and Three Gorges Museum plus Shopping...
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14 km W of Chongqing, Chongqing 400030, China
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Reviewed 2 November 2013

If you desired to escape from the modern Chongqing, this is an appropriate place. Ci Qi Kou is an ancient city preserved for tourism purpose. From 2012, the place is easy to go by Metro Line 1 (Red) to Ci Qi Kou station, cheap and...More

1  Thank Tussnai K
Reviewed 24 October 2013

The old Cíqìkǒu Ancient Town has a very distinctive, fascinating, dark coloured architectural style dating back to the Ming dynasty (a bloody long time ago). You walk through fascinating cobbled streets past small shops selling...well your guess is as good as mine. Very Chinese!!! Noodley...More

1  Thank steve b
Reviewed 19 October 2013

Once upon a time Ci Qi Kou Zheng Jie was a gangster nest, that is a long time ago now. Despite being a tourist place, it has retained its ancient charm, here you find the temples, the theatres, the old stuff still made the old...More

Thank Rolf K
Reviewed 17 October 2013

Sometimes known as the 'Old town' this is a colletion of small stalls-come-shops selling snacks and souvenirs aimed at visitors. That being said there are plenty of things to see and taste which you would not find in the modern parts of Chongqing. After about...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 20 September 2013 via mobile

The fiancé and I love to visit Ci Qi Kou whenever we visit chongqing. He has been going since he was a kid and I have only recently had the pleasure! The food is just great street food. We always start off with the "stick...More

Thank Bellapuella91
Reviewed 14 September 2013

Good and easy to visit if you haven't seen many old towns - my favorite is still Hoi An in Vietnam. Packed with people and snack shops and cheaply made souvenirs. Fun for people watching and escaping the concrete jungle of Chongqing.

2  Thank ollenpollen
Reviewed 7 September 2013

If you like to shop, then this is the place. There are many different shops selling different things. However, if you are don't like the Sichuanese food (esp. "huajiao"), you would probably find it hard to eat something.

1  Thank Sai77
Reviewed 25 August 2013

This was a fun place to visit and find inexpensive souveniers. The buildings are very interesting and you can find some good local food but some areas are a bit commercialized and it can get crowded.

Thank faziok
Reviewed 11 August 2013

The concept and building are nice. However, this place is too commercialised and moving around can be difficult as it is crowded.

Thank wwtravellersg
Reviewed 8 August 2013

Walked through this area as part of a tour, and appreciated the old buildings and tried some local snacks and shops.

1  Thank IlliniRon
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