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Fujian Tianluo Tulou (Nanjing Wooden building), Nanjing County

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Historic Site Tourist Spot
Visit unique earthen constructions at Fujian Tianluo Tulou (Nanjing Wooden building), a World Heritage Site displaying architecture found only in the mountainous areas of Fujian and Guangdong. A "toulu" represents a large, enclosed, and fortified earthen building, usually square or circular, with thick walls and the capacity to house around 80 people. Take a walk around the site and see how people still live in the distinctive buildings today. Climb to the top of the hill and enjoy views of the three round, one square, and one unique oval toulu, called “four dishes with a soup” in Chinese. Take a look at our Nanjing County travel itinerary maker to schedule your visit to Fujian Tianluo Tulou (Nanjing Wooden building) and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Took the Nanjing Tulou day tour with our private vehicle and tour guide. The drive to the village was quite long - 3 hours 40 minutes. This was due to the numerous repairs and upgrading to the road fr...  more »
  • I spent three days touring the Toulou clusters in Nanjing and Yongding counties and you could easily spend longer if you have a fascination for old buildings. They can be quite touristy places or, if ...  more »
  • Four of us got a rental car from Xiamen to go to the nearest tulou , which is Nanjing Tulou . We left our hotel at 730 am from Xiamen. Our rental car is Buick 7 seater, very new and cost us 1,600 RMB....  more »