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Jianshui (建水县; Jeifsyu) is a city in Honghe prefecture, Yunnan province, China. It was historic center of the province and remains an important transportation crossroad.

Get in[edit]

Every day lot of buses from Kunming.

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Buses around city for ¥1.

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Jianshui is a charming town of old buildings.

  • Chao Yang Lou (Old City Gate), which is now preserved on a roundabout in the middle of town.
  • Hutongs or 'old neighbourhoods' with cobbled streets and stone wells.
  • Temple of Confucius, Jianshui - one of the largest Confucian temples in China, after that of Qufu, Shandong, Confucius' home town.
  • Seventeen Span Bridge (pinyin shi qi kong qiao), a Ming Dynasty bridge outside of the town
  • The restored Qing Dynasty mansion and garden of a wealthy family.
  • Ancient Buddhist towers.

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Two corrects Hotel in front of the bus station.

  • Jianshui Youth Hostel, 89 Ruyi Lane,Lin'an Rd., +86 873 7652451. checkin: 12; checkout: 12. clean rooms and helpful English-speaking staff 28.  edit


Get out[edit]

Yuanyang - terrace fields; several buses everyday

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