Xiangxi Tujia and Miao Minorities Autonomous Region Attraction
Read the following introductions for attractions in Xiangxi Tujia and Miao Minorities Autonomous Region. You will know the top attractions there and you can also get to know the city attractions by category.
Top Xiangxi Tujia and Miao Minorities Autonomous Region Attractions
Famous Ancient Towns
Furong Ancient Town
Formerly known as Wang Village, Furong Ancient Town has a history of more than 2,000 years. It is not only a place with a long history, but also a tourist resort that combines natural scenery with primitive ethnic customs.
The Southern Great Wall
Built in Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), Southern Great Wall was for the purpose of guarding against the revolt of Miao ethnic group, thus known as Miao Great Wall. Thought it is smaller than the one in northern China, it is one of the greatest project in Chinese history with a total length of 190 kilometers.
Local Residential Houses
Fenghuang Ancient Town, or Phoenix Town was described as the most beautiful town in China by Louis Aileen, a Zelanian writer. Small as it is with, the town is a green corridor on the riverbank. So you can’t miss this charming place if you desire to enjoy the real amorous feelings of western Hunan province.
Waters(rivers, lakes, waterfalls)
Mengdong River Scenic Area
Mengdong River Scenic Area is a natural park that integrates mountains, rivers, trees, insects and birds. The entire scenic area is surrounded by the Wuling Mountains. Mengdong River, which is more than 100 kilometers long, flows through the scenic area. The most famous activity in the scenic area is the Mengdong River Rafting.