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Phoenix East Gate Scenic Area, Fenghuang County
(4.1/5 based on 75 reviews on the web)
Phoenix East Gate Scenic Area forms the focal point of the bewitching and picturesque ancient town of Fenghuang. Reminiscent of Beijing City's front gate, the East Gate Tower is a striking two-story structure positioned on a bridge upon the river. One of the main sights in the township oozing with traditional Chinese character, this is the spot to head to for souvenir shops and photo opportunities. To visit Phoenix East Gate Scenic Area on your trip to Fenghuang County, use our Fenghuang County vacation trip planner.
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  • Paying 148 RMB for the entry, I think is worthwhile as the city was kept clean and save. I drove from Changsha and stayed in fenghuang for two nights. The 6 hour journey in highway is easy but not unt...  more »
  • The ancient town is a solid big attraction is a feast for tourists. I think that we will long remember the beautiful bridges of various designs, pagoda roofs with interesting eaves, a remarkable journey to the boat, beautiful Chinese women in national costumes. In General, I even want to come here again, you won't be bored. Even in rainy weather here produces beautiful images.
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  • It is difficult to choose one point from the town of Fenghuang as the better to appreciate the ancient city, but this gate and surrounding area is one of the most beautiful places. The early hours of the morning (7-8 am) and the last of the day are the best, before the arrival of the contingent and once removed, fell the Sun and light houses.
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