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Ci Qi Kou (Porcelain Village)

14 km W of Chongqing, Chongqing 400030, China
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“old town” (37 reviews)
“the main street” (16 reviews)
“narrow streets” (10 reviews)
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14 km W of Chongqing, Chongqing 400030, China
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Reviewed 17 April 2016

This food market street is very interesting to walk through and is next to the bank of the river. We spent around an hour here.

Thank Brock59
Reviewed 10 April 2016

This is a old town that try to present tourists with local feel. It has many shops selling local snacks and souvenirs. The problem is that too many people go there, making it too much crowded

Thank Rainfly302
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Our host was delighted to take us to the Porcelain Village, a location that dates back over 1,000 years, along the ancient Chinese trade routes following the Yangtze River. There were lots of toys and tourist items, most aimed at the predominate Chinese tourists (we...More

Thank Al K
Reviewed 4 April 2016

The area is an interesting mix of genuine old buildings and a lively area for locals who wants to spend the day eating and shopping. Well worth visiting!

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

In fairness we did go the week after spring festival so the crowds were more insane than usual, but you really couldn't see much at all as you were swept along with the tide of people walking the narrow traditional streets looking at the shop...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Since we had no choice and couldn't visit the place on a weekday, we visited this on Sunday. As mentioned by other reviewers, this place is packed full! The street food does not beat other areas like around Jiefang Monument, and perhaps the most interesting...More

1  Thank Beatrice T
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This is a must-see location in Chongqing (as there aren't many). But the location on the river and the range of restaurants makes for a nice evening out.

Thank LondonTex
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

First time I went here was a year ago, it's quite nice and not too crowded. This time I went there it was a NIGHTMARE, there are too many people that it's suffocating. Old town road is narrow and it's long, and the whole road...More

1  Thank damemike
Reviewed 17 February 2016

In general the town looks good. Temple, Shops, restaurants, street foods etc. In my opinion, you don't feel that you are really in ancient town. something missing. Although this is really oldest part of the city.

Thank Umid K
Reviewed 14 February 2016

This is a fascinating old community built on a bluff overlooking the river. It is far better than your average tourist site if you can manage to visit on a day when it is not a mob scene!

Thank dangerFlorida
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