Xijiang Miao Nationality Village, Leishan County

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Learn about the history and traditional culture of the Miao people at Xijiang Miao Nationality Village. Being the largest Miao community in China, the village holds approximately 1,000 residential dwellings, with a population of around 6,000, 99.5% of whom identify as Miao. Wander around the village to discover the original lifestyle of the Miao people, or enjoy some of the daily performances of their singing and dancing acts. The village hosts numerous festivals, especially during Chinese New Year, and the surrounding countryside serves as the perfect spot for hiking. To visit Xijiang Miao Nationality Village on your holiday in Leishan County, and find out what else Leishan County has to offer, use our Leishan County online vacation planner .
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  • Very unique skyline crowded with lots of wooden houses on the slopes of the mountains can be seen. I found this unique landscape and touristy for sure, although other too will in no. Depending on the time zone was off minority ethnic Miao dances in the squares of the city. You could take a photo together. Lots of souvenir shops can be found in the town. I stayed at accommodation options from the view of landscape units (lookout) went up along the paved road on the South side of the River from Bridge no. 1 is a little down, but very wide views of the slopes of the mountains on the opposite side from the room is very good. Stay come recommended in this area. Sunrise seen from the view of landscape units the Sunrise was beautiful. Chinese Spring Festival went on holidays, but very crowded with tourists.
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  • After visiting Lijiang we hoped to see less commercialised historical village however this stoped being one long time ago. How to get here (if you really decide to come) 1. there are NO direct buses f...  more »
  • "Xijiang Qianhu this village located in the Leigong mountains would be one of the biggest village"Miao"with its 1000 houses. It is economical to reach this village by regular buses from Kaili or Guyang. Another trick is to participate in a trip and leave the bus arriving at the village at a landfill. (Interesting if you have big luggage) It is possible to visit Kaili and Xijiang in the same day to run but it is much more interesting to stay 2-3 days in the village. At the entrance, it is possible to leave its important luggage and keep only the minimum necessary as the streets of the village are very steep. We find many craft shops, hotels and guesthouses in this village. Do not hesitate to get away from the main streets to discover the former village and West side rice fields. To leave the village and join Kaili, Zhenyuan, or Guiyang, black taxis are scrambling to take you. This village in the Leigong Mountains is thought to be one of the largest "Miao" villages with 1000 houses, and it is economical to reach this village by bus regular from Kaili gold Guyang, and another tip is to take year tour and leave the village. buses arriving to the village for a dump. (Interesting if you have big luggage) It is possible to visit Kaili and Xijiang in the same day at the run but it is much more interesting to stay 2 or 3 days in the village. At the entrance, it is possible to leave important luggage and keep only the minimum necessary because the streets of the village are very steep. There are many craft shops, hotels and bed & breakfast in this village. do not hesitate to get away from the main streets to discover the ancient village and west side the rice fields. To leave the village and join Kaili, Zhenyuan gold Guiyang, "black taxis" jostles to take you away.
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