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Wuzhen is one of the six ancient towns south of the Yangtze River. There are still four old streets in the east, west, south, and north, which form the pattern of ancient towns adjacent to land and water. The residential houses here are built along the river, and there are a large number of Ming and Qing dynasty buildings on both sides of the street, reflecting the charm of regions south of the Yangtze River ancient town.
Wuzhen - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
Zhouzhuang, located in Suzhou Kunshan, is one of the six ancient towns south of the Yangtze River. More than 60% of the folk houses in Zhouzhuang town are still built in the Ming and qing dynasties. The ancient town with only 0.47 square kilometers has nearly 100 classical houses and more than 60 brick gate buildings. The ancient style of folk houses in Zhouzhuang still exists and 14 ancient Bridges with their own characteristics are preserved.
Zhouzhuang - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
Tongli town is located by the side of Tai Lake. It is famous for its culture, which is over 1 thousand years. Most of the buildings in Tongli are built near water. Brick carving is a great sight in the houses there. Most of the existing brick carvings are in old houses and garden gateways, illuminated walls, ridge decorations, etc.
Tongli town - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
In the north of Jiashan County, Zhejiang Province, Xitang is an ancient town with a peaceful and beautiful environment. The biggest difference between Xitang and other ancient towns is that the streets facing the river in the ancient town all have corridors and sheds, with a total length of nearly 1000 meters.
Xitang - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
Chikan ancient town is located in the middle of Kaiping city under the jurisdiction of Jiangmen city. Chikan retains a large number of Chinese and western architecture. Hanging out on the old streets there seems to be a throwback to the 1980s.
Chikan - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
The Futian town is a national scenic spot and an ancient town with a history of more than 1800 years. The Futian town has Song, Yuan, Ming, Qing dynasties of various buildings, including ancestral halls, temples the most prominent. It is the center of revolutionary activities in the central Soviet area and has a deep red memory.
Futian - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019

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China has a long history and many ancient towns with profound cultural deposits on its vast land. Some of them have been listed as world cultural heritage by UNESCO. The top ten ancient towns in China are mainly selected according to the historical culture, architectural characteristics, cultural relics, cultural landscape, traffic conditions, honors and other factors of the ancient towns in China. There are top 10 ancient towns in China 2019.
Huangyao - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
Huangyao is located in Zhaoping County, Guangxi province, 200 kilometers away from Guilin. It is an ancient town of Ming and Qing dynasties with a history of more than 900 years. The ancient town covers an area of 1 square kilometer and is a typical karst landform. There are more than 600 households in the town, with eight streets, most of which are in the style of the Ming and qing dynasties. The ancient town has more than 20 monasteries and temples, and more than 10 pavilions.
Danba - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
Danba Tibetan village is located in the western Sichuan Ganzi Tibetan autonomous prefecture next to the east, inhabited by the Tibetan – based 15 ethnic groups a total of 57,000 people. The magnificent and charming scenery, the mysterious beauty valley, the tranquil and poetic folk houses, the unique ancient stone towers, and the colorful customs all reveal the wonder and beauty of Danba.
Tuwa Town - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
Tuwa village is located 3 kilometers south of Kanas lake in the Kanas valley. The Tuwa live in tower-shaped and wooden houses made of pine. The four walls are all built of logs, with ceiling and floor, and the roof is inclined at the top to adapt to the rainy and snowy environment in the mountainous area.
Wuyuan - Top 10 Ancient Towns in China 2019
Wuyuan is an ancient county with a long history in Jiangxi province. Wuyuan ancient town is the hometown of Zhu xi who is a famous neo-Confucianist in the Southern Song dynasty, and Zhan Tianyou who is the father of Chinese railways. There are ancient buildings of the Ming and Qing dynasties that are kept in perfect condition, as well as idyllic atmosphere and scenery.