Beijing Village Tour
Over 61% area of the Beijing landmass is consisted
of mountainous area which housed thousands of villages with more
than hundreds years of history. The permanent residents in Beijing
include 8.495 million urban residents and 3.1 million rural residents.
To make your Beijing travel perfect, it is a must to take a Beijing
Village Tour to see how the rural residents live and what they do.
Rich village in suburban Beijing has become a tourism attraction,
receiving 100,000 visitors a year, including some 3,000 visitors
from overseas. Tourists can enjoy both the natural landscape and
the folk culture of the area.
We recommend some ancient or modern villages around
Beijing for you to explore. These tours are tailor made for you,
your family or your friends exclusively. If you find the Beijing
village tours on this page not what you expect, please send us an
email so that we organize for you the customized Beijing village
tour. The four villages below are the most visited by travelers.
Stretch your legs and broaden your horizons with our guide to the
countryside's best attractions, complete with tofu feasts, mountain
trails and life-extending water!
ancient village: Located in the west area of Mengtougou District,
is well known for its well preserved over 600 Ming and Qing dynasty-style
houses housed by 70 families. These houses are contructed on the
side of a hill, surrounded by mountains and forests.
urbanized village: A closest ancient village in Beijing, about
over 20-minute drive from the center of Beijing. Now it is more
like an urbanized village than a rustic countryside. Most of local
landless farmers live on land lease, but still keep some aspects
of Chinese traditional way of life.
modern Village: Once a poor village, it has now become one of
China model villages. You can find such facilities like park, department
store, hotel, swimming pool, cinema, travel agency, post office,
hospital and education center there.
ZhuiShiKou common village: The village is sandwiched
by the hills with a stream in front of its entrance. It is a very
common village you can find on the outskirts of Beijing. This village
is one of the 30 villages under Changling Township in Changping
District. There are 140 households in the village with about 450