Located in Northeast of Yixian County, this village is famous for its long history, deep culture and splendid environment. Hongcun Village was built in the Southern Song Dynasty (1131CE). As the village's layout looks like an ox, this village is also called "Ox-shaped Village". Leigang Mountain is the ox head; the verdant dark green old trees its horn; the folk houses are the body; the lakes are the stomach and four ancient bridges near the village are the legs. Most people are surnamed Wang. It is known as "the live module of researching the ancient water conservancy history of China".
Special features: ancient bridges, folk houses, old trees
Price: 80 yuan (including guide fee) in busy season, 65 yuan in low season; (students, soldiers, elders and children enjoy a discount)
How to get there: It is located in the southwestern part of Yixian County. Take bus from the county seat; the 11km journey only costs 2 yuan.
Tips: 1. Jushantang is a very good hostel in Hongcun Village. It is famous for elegant decoration and delicious village cuisine. It cost 80 yuan per person including 3 meals;
2. It has many tasty snacks, such as Daode cake, that you shouldn't miss.