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Datong Ancient Town

88 Reviews
Ancient Settlement
Open Open 24 hours
Recommended sightseeing time: 3 hours
Address: 382 County Rd, Chishui Shi, Zunyi Shi, Guizhou Sheng, China, 564702

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Walk into the Datong ancient town of the morning and evening, the endless red water river, the slippery stone lanes soaked in the light of the years, the riverside dense vines entangled in the old trees, has been unable to distinguish one another, Wanshou Palace, the palace of the king of the king, the palace of the kanli, although the years denude most, But the palace gate and archway still stand up, solemn and upright. Ancient wharf, ancient archway, ancient temples weathered, can be seen in the years of carved beam painting, wood, fir skin, small green tile built huts, flowing rich historical sense and literary and artistic style. Dayun, the town residents have long been accustomed to the south to north travelers, with a tolerance to accept their peaceful life of guests, determined to live their own slow life. Datong is a wharf that has experienced the prosperity and decline of the past. There are three very tall yellow jujube trees beside the dock. Although they are in the same place, it is strange that at the same time the leaves of the trees appear bursting buds, green and lush, withered yellow and three different conditions, the change of years is incisively deducted. The locals called the three trees "all spring and autumn in the same place". Recommended index: The ancient town is located on the bank of Chishui River, which retains a large number of buildings from the late Ming Dynasty and Qing Dynasty. The historical culture is deep, and the development level is low compared with the Bing'an ancient town. The folk style is simple and simple, suitable for the quiet friends. The ancient town is located on the bank of Chishui River, which retains a large number of buildings from the late Ming Dynasty and Qing Dynasty, and has a deep historical and cultural background. There is a tourist station opposite the slope of the road outside the Chishui Passenger Station (right), take the No. 8 bus (about 30 minutes one, the first shift is 6:30, the last shift is 18:50), get off at the door of Datong Ancient Town, the car is 20 minutes, the ticket price is 3 yuan. The ancient town is not big, the visit to the horse is estimated to be done in 1 hour.

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Datong Ancient Town sits on the bank of Chishui River in Chishui, Zunyi, Guizhou Province. The Chishui River flows into the Yangtze River and then reaches Chongqing, Wuhan and Shanghai. The prosperity of the commercial market, the rich farming-reading culture, the pure and honest villagers, the pavilion built by businessmen from all over the world, the mansion compounds and ancestral halls of prestigious families that have been preserved till today, and the a set of ritual buildings form a harmonious and beautiful natural and human ecological environment with the mountain, the water and the forest, and reflects the historical features of the self-sufficient small-scale peasant economic era.
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