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Address: Xidi Village, She County 245501, China
Name/address in local language
Phone Number: +86 559 515 4138
08:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 16:00

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Very scenic traditional village

One of the most scenic villages in the area (but not as beautiful as for example the more famous Hong village). A very nice place to have a peaceful walk around in.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
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Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most scenic villages in the area (but not as beautiful as for example the more famous Hong village). A very nice place to have a peaceful walk around in.

Thank teturtia
Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The village is about 800 years old according to my guide. One family has lived in this village (Hu family) for all those years and its occupants are mostly related. This is a beautiful village to stroll around in. There are not many villages so well preserved so it's worth a visit if visiting Huangshan. Make sure to walk inside... More 

Thank Natacha R
Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

These is one of the top three villages, you should consider visiting in the area, being this and Hongcun the more touristic and Pingshan the less but not the less beautiful comparing these 3. The entrance welcomes you with some beautiful river, and flowers landscape. If you can try to plan to go on mid/end of March beginning of April... More 

Thank BrunoAMS
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Well preserved heritage site showcasing traditional Chinese culture. Worth spending half a day in Xidi village. Can buy Small Stone sculptures and paintings for memory. All praise to Govt. For preserving such a delicate cultural heritage.

Thank Sandeepshastri K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

nice and old village with a lot of shops and places with food. Amazing old hotel. In good wheather is a lot of places to visit.

Thank Henryk J
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

So this village was declared a UNESCO site at same time as Hong village. The area seems bigger with more houses but less exquisite than hong village. However what is not to be missed is the entire area surrounding the village. Just before there is a river, mountain and small bridge which makes a beautiful site. Opposite the village is... More 

Thank youke_worldwide
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

This ancient village has a lot of history and the architecture is typical for a once large and bustling commercial center. I'd recommend following one of the many tour guides that are sure to be leading groups of both Chinese and English speaking tourists. This place is great for photographers. The city is also home to about 1000 people today,... More 

Thank Kevin Z
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Less charming than Hongcun (and less tourists) but well worth visiting if you are exploring the area. Do not miss the vantage point outside the village where you can take great pictures.

Thank Alexandre F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

Visited Xidi after Hongcun and it was much quieter and obviously a living village not geared to tourism as much as Hongcun. Lots of lane ways to explore and one can return to the car park via the fields. At the entrance there are lots of fibre glass pandas which I felt looked out of place, our guide said they... More 

Thank NswAustraliaDidi
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

When my friend & I visited his village around 3 pm, we were the only tourist around. As such, it was so much more peaceful than while we were in Hongcun village. After paying for the entrance fee, we had a Chinese tour guide (free) to bring us around. I am not sure if there are any English speaking ones.... More 

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