By Chen Louyun | China Daily | Updated : Jul 30, 2019
Shiyanping is located in Wangjiaping town, the southeast of Yongding district, zhangjiajie city, Hunan province, with Niuchehe town on the east, Taoyuan county of Changde and Yuanling county of Huaihua on the south.
It has beautiful landscapes and a long history with rich minority customs and ancient villages, which was honored as national significant historical unit by the State Council.
Shiyanping ancient buildings were approved as "the first batch of traditional villages in China" by the Ministry of Housing and Construction, the Ministry of Finance and the State Bureau of Cultural relics, and approved by the State Civil Affairs Commission as "villages with Chinese minority characteristics."
And it is also approved by the National Tourism Administration as "National Rural Tourism Model Village", "National Rural Tourism Poverty Alleviation Model Village", "National Rural Tourism Creator demonstration Base”.
Here, you can appreciate the unique architecture and experience local customs.