Located 76 kilometers from Chengdu City, Shuimo Ancient Town in Wenchuan County is the southern gateway from Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture to Chengdu Plain and enjoys a rich culture of Han, Tibetan and Qiang ethnic groups.
Just a one-and-half-hours drive from Chengdu to the northwest will bring you to the Shuimo Ancient Town in Wenchuan County, about 76 kilometers from downtown Chengdu and a getaway destination to the Tibetan and Qiang areas in western Sichuan, where tourists can have the view of the awe-inspiring scenery and experience the colorful ethnic cultures.
The highlights of the town include old streets, old stone bridges, the famous Tibetan and Qiang's stockade villages and distinctive cultures and lifestyles.
The areas are the traditional habitats of the Qiang people, who are known for their colorful, delicately embroidered traditional clothing and unique buildings.
A bonus to the tour of the town is the various local snacks and dishes with distinctive local characteristics, and Renji Ximu Flower Valley, a newly opened scenic spot, will make the tour more rewarding.