Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town

Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town

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Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town

Introduction: IntroductionAncient town with o­ne thousand years’ history is the epitome of Chongqing. S..

Tickets:Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town Fee and Opening HoursAdmission:  freeOpening hours: 8:00-1

Travel Tips:TipsThe best way to experience this ancient town is walking at leisure so that you can get a m..

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Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town Introduction

Introduction
Ancient town with o­ne thousand years’ history is the epitome of Chongqing. Situated o­n the bank of the Jia Ling River, not far from its confluence with the mighty Yangtze is the ancient village of Ci Qi Kou, formerly known as Long Yin. Covering an area of some 1.5 square kilometers, it is a traditional culture historic district and a good place with convenient transportation and leisure, amusement facilities.
Chongqing is misty all year round but has little snow and frost, the winter is warm, the summer is hot, the spring comes early and the autumn is short. It has abundant rainfall, especially at the transitional period of spring and summer, the annual average temperature is about 18℃, and the best travel time is spring and winter.

Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town Features

Highlight
Ci Qi Kou can be traced back for more than 1700 years. During the Ming and Qing Dynasties. It was famous for its production of porcelain. To date, over twenty old kiln sites have been discovered there. It is because of the importance of the porcelain industry that the name has been changed from Long Yin to Ci Qi Kou which being translated means Porcelain Village.
It was also an important supply post for shipping o­n the river, a fact that explains why there are so many shops lining the twelve lanes paved with their large flag stones that form the main routes. Here you will find many outlets for craftwork, groceries and the like as well as a horologist, photography supplies, drugstore and a tempting supply of roasted nuts and seeds.
“One slate road, o­ne thousand Ci Qi Kou” its vivid folk and section features show the hearty appeal and attract more than three million traveler each year.

Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town Tickets

Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town Fee and Opening Hours
Admission:  free
Opening hours: 8:00-17:00

Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town Transporation

Traffic
Traffic: Take bus in front of Chongqing Grand Hotel, in the opposite of Shapingba Chongqing General Store for twenty minutes.

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