Cuandixia Village
  1. T+L
  2. Destinations
  3. Asia
  4. China
  5. Beijing
  6. Cuandixia Village

Cuandixia Village

Map
7 County Rd., Mentougou District, Beijing, 102309 | +86 10 6981 6574, China
Cuandixia Village in Beijing

Alamy

Features
Free, Off the beaten path

Founded during the Ming Dynasty by members of the Han clan from Shanxi Province, Cuandixia is a village on a hill with more than 500 beautifully preserved stone courtyard houses. They're especially picturesque nestled between tall and verdant mountains. Many of the residents, who are descendants of the Han clan, operate guest houses and restaurants serving simple country fare, making for an immersive visit. The steep stone steps leading into the village may be hard to negotiate for young children and adults with limited mobility, but the surrounding trails are appropriate for a relaxed stroll.

Other Nearby Things to Do
798 Art District in Beijing
Though some would say 798 Art District has beco... Read More
Beihai Park in Beijing
Once an imperial park, Beihai ("North Sea") was... Read More
Black Sesame Kitchen Restaurant and School in Beijing
This unique restaurant and culinary school offe... Read More
Confucius Temple and Imperial College in Beijing
The Confucius Temple and adjacent Imperial Coll... Read More
Cuandixia Village in Beijing
Founded during the Ming Dynasty by members of t... Read More
Donghuamen Night Market in Beijing
Wangfujing's infamous night market is worth vis... Read More
Nearby Hotels
Aman Summer Palace Hotel in Beijing
Located just a few steps from the east gate of ... Read More
China World Hotel in Beijing
Inspired by China’s imperial palaces (lacquered... Read More
China World Summit Wing Hotel in Beijing
The chief attraction at China World Summit Wing... Read More
East Beijing Hotel
Joining the Opposite House under the Swire Hote... Read More
Kerry Hotel Beijing
The Kerry's address in the heart of the Central... Read More
Red Wall Garden Hotel in Beijing
Located in a historic hutong street, this new a... Read More
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Zarah Restaurant in Beijing
Following a recent expansion, this Gulou fixtur... Read More
Capital M Restaurant in Beijing
Founded by Michelle Garnaut of Shanghai’s M on ... Read More
Chuan Ban Restaurant in Beijing
Located on the first floor of the Sichuan repre... Read More
Din Tai Fung Restaurant in Beijing
The chief attraction at this venerable Taiwanes... Read More
Duck de Chine Restaurant in Beijing
Housed in a former factory compound in Sanlitun... Read More
Home Plate BBQ Restaurant in Beijing
Meat lovers flock to this local favorite for br... Read More
Advertisement
Advertisement