Cuandixia: The Most Intact, Best Preserved Courtyard House
Chuandiaxia Village is the most intact courtyard house from the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing’s suburbs. Buildings in Cuandixia have been built in strict accordance with the designs of traditional courtyard houses. For example, the outer gate spirit wall, the inner gate spirit wall, the gate building, the stables, the Shangma stone, the Jingba shed, and so on, so forth. Here is where the famous movie "The Warlords" was based, so the scenery is familiar to those who have seen the movie. Nowadays, there are many farmhouses in the village and you can experience the country life of sleeping by the fire and eating rustic food. There are also sights such as the Tiandeng front line to watch. It is a good place near Beijing to relax on weekends.