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“narrow alley”(16 reviews)
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East of Tongren Road, west of Changshun Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610015, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cultural and historical place with rows of street food including rabbit meat, gosh! Culture Shocckkk!!!

Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our day exploring through this part of town. There’s lots to see and eat. Particularly enjoyed the pastry shop. Worth a visit.

Thank Meagan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The alleyways are quite touristy and commercialised but still good to just wander about,from narrow one to wide one,nice street food

Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mostly restored or recreated. It’s a fun destination to visit for local snacks, food, souvenirs etc. We went there in the evening & decided it was worth a second visit during the day. You can easily spend 3 hours there including a break for either...More

Thank Mags Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The usual commercialisation of a Chinese heritage area. Traditional architectures mixed in with many restaurants and cafes serving up a variety of cuisines. Weekends are super crowded as usual but you can find a nice place to watch the people walking pass and enjoy a...More

Thank erictankok
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very well appointed for city tourism. You will feel like walking in the past with lots of historical old building although they are turned it into something else now. You still can see some are kept like it was and well preserved.

Thank L920
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I see from comments below that people visiting during the day found the alley too crowded and hectic. We went on a Sunday evening (about 9pm), and we didn't have that problem at all. There were still enough people in the alley to give it...More

Thank Catie89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went on a Saturday and it was so crowed and chaotic that I wasnt able to enjoy it. A bit too commercial for me. Recommend Jinlin street instead.

Thank J K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed my 1-2 hours here. It is a pleasant place to have a wander around. There are a number of places where you can try different types of Sichuan food. The Wren Restaurant (pictured) was a convenient (although a bit more expensive) way of...More

Thank JoPo65
Reviewed August 18, 2018

There were so many people - domestic and foreignt tourists visiting the 2 alleys. Best to visit in the morning, where there are lesser crowds, so that we you can better appreicate the alley ways and architecture. We visited in July, and in the afternoon,...More

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Gree189
April 5, 2018|
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Response from Si Peng W | Reviewed this property |
I recommend to take subway when you want to leave the area. Taking Didi to go there is ok but booking is Didi when you leave requires you to give exact landmarks to meet your driver as there are many entrances for this area.
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Passion4Travl
September 14, 2017|
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Response from LavenderFive | Reviewed this property |
Good question! We were there in the evening, until around 10, and things were still busy. But I'm guessing by midnight things are winding down. If you get there around 10, based on our experience, you'll still find lots of... More
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Passion4Travl
September 14, 2017|
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Response from kingofpeppange | Reviewed this property |
Hi , I'm afraid that will be too late !There is a lot going on (a lot of action and a lot of people) from late in the morning till late in the afternoon ! After 9PM it is quite useless to go there ! Only a few restaurants... More
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