Top 10 rural retreats in China 2011

By Lin Liyao
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   Furong, Hunan (湖南芙蓉)


Furong, one of the 'Top 10 rural retreats in China 2011' by


Located in the west of Hunan Province, Furong is a town in Xiangxi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture. It is originally named as Wangcun until a famous movie entitled "Furong Town" was filmed there in 1986. With more than 2,000 years history, Furong is an ancient town where people of the Tujia ethnic people live together. Until now, roads paved with black flagstones and ancient domestic houses (mainly Diaojiaolou) have been well preserved and become the main characters in the town. photo gallery>>

Travel tips:

Admission: 100 yuan for adults; 50 yuan for kids

Getting there: You can take bus from Jishou Railway Station, or Zhangjiajie Bus Station.

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