Seventeen kilometers away from Wenchuan belongs to Taoping Qiang Village in Lixian County: the ancient houses of Qiang nationality with thousands of years of history and mystery are in sight. Buildings are all made of stone, built according to the mountain situation, ups and downs are scattered. Most of the dwellings are two or three floors, usually with people living upstairs and farming tools or cattle and sheep kept in captivity downstairs. There are tunnels inside the Qiang village, which can be connected to each other in all directions. The whole village is integrated and has good defensive function. The tallest building in Qiangzhai is the towers, which stand tall and vigorous in the village. Now the development of tourism is clean and tidy, is a collection of ornamental and leisure places.
On the way from Bipenggou to Wenchuan, Taoping Qiang Village is very spectacular and can represent the whole Qiang culture. Qiangzhai is divided into old and new villages. The old villages charge 60 yuan per person. There are high-profile, viewing platform, a temple, outsiders walk like a labyrinth, representing the Qiang village culture. Xinzhai is a commercial district, newly built after the Wenchuan earthquake, accommodation, catering, evening can burn sheep, singing KTV, dancing pot village dance, very lively. We live in an old village called Qiang Zhai Post Station, packed with food, in the scenic area, very cost-effective, you go to know the concessions, this family is very enthusiastic, clean and sanitary accommodation, good food, recommendation. Overall, Qiangzhai is a very suitable place for leisure. Several friends make an appointment with a good place for weekend leisure and vacation.
Taoping Qiangzhai is located in Taoping Township near Zagunao River in Lixian County. Qiangzhai is 40 kilometers away from Lixian City, 16 kilometers away from Wenchuan City and 139 kilometers away from Chengdu City. It is a national key document protection unit and an important scenic spot in the Jiuhuang Line tourism circle. The whole village radiates eight entrances and exits centered on the blockhouse, and 13 Yongdao roads are woven into a network of all directions, which is like a maze of eight arrays for non-native villagers. Diaolou is the landmark building of the whole village. It is also the most complete and well-preserved residential building complex in the world. Accompanied by the local tour guide, we visited the whole village. On the 9th floor, we can also overlook the whole Qiang village's perfect groundwater network, four-way access and the combination of the towers as a labyrinth, which has been praised by scholars at home and abroad as the living fossil of Qiang architectural art the divine Oriental castle .
Taoping has the most well-preserved towers and dwellings. After thousands of years of vicissitudes, Wei Ran still stands tall, maze-like streets and lanes, walking leisurely, leisurely and comfortable. I've been here twice, once by myself. Later, I brought my mother here again. It is beautiful and deeply convinced by the endless wisdom of the Qiang ancestors. Enthusiastic Qiang people and simple folk customs make people linger and forget to return. Compared with Emei Mountain asking for a cup of boiled water, Taoping is much better.
DAY1. Around 1 p.m., we arrived at Taoping Qiangzhai, the first stop of our 2-day tour to Lixian County. Not so many people, because we parked in the parking lot smoothly. At the entrance of the village, there are 10 bunches of mutton kebabs. They taste good and the price is just 1 yuan per bunch. The boss is also very enthusiastic to sell to tourists, so that everyone can try to buy. The village is not very big. We met the free opening period, so we didn't buy tickets. But there are many toast houses in the village. If you want to visit, you have to spend about 20 yuan to get in. Because you think the viewing platform is too high, so we didn't climb up to see the panoramic view of the village, which is a little regret.
Taoping Qiangzhai is the world's most complete preserved and inhabited towers and residential buildings into one building complex, enjoying the "natural air conditioning" reputation. Its perfect groundwater network, accessible channels and labyrinth-style architectural art of the integration of blockhouses have been praised by scholars at home and abroad as "living fossils of Qiang architectural art", "the fascinated Oriental castle". Tickets are inexpensive and summer is a good place to go.
Taoping Qiang Village is the most complete, largest and most representative of Qiang architectural culture. The Qiang village is a complex building with many floors, doors, stairs and dark passages. Walking inside is like walking a labyrinth. Climb the towering towers, watch the whole village, and sigh at the superb building level of Qiang people.
Taoping Qiangzhai is located on the road from Chengdu to Bipenggou. Because of traffic jam on the road, we arrived at Taoping Qiangzhai in the afternoon. We didn't think it was so Bashi before. We only wanted to see it by the way, so we booked Guergou's Hotel early. The newly built Taoping Qiang Village has a very leisure flavor and unique features. If time is sufficient, several friends and relatives can enjoy tea there, play small cards, and stay for another night is the best. Tourists are strongly recommended to stay there, featuring hotels and hotels. Old Taoping Qiangzhai can see it in half an hour. It costs 30 yuan per person. Children over 60 are half-priced. New Taoping Qiangzhai does not charge.
The first contact with Qiangzhai is still quite shocking. Households are connected, households are connected, and groundwater is accessible in all directions, which can satisfy people's daily living water. Groundwater passage can also be used as a tunnel during the period of war and chaos. Adults can creep forward, children can squat, tall bunkers, windows big and small inside and outside. There are too many things to praise! It's worth it!
Taoping Qiangzhai is a tribe of Qiangzhai and a very famous ancient building. Its main features are the buildings and towers. The towers are made of stones and used for war prevention in ancient times. The local residents all wear democratic costumes. In the evening, there is a bonfire party in the square of Qiangzhai. Many people are dancing happily here. Strangers and strangers know each other and laugh together. It feels good. Let's have a try, my friends. Don't miss this good place when you go to Lixian.