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Top Choice Village in Dānbā

Zhōnglù

Comparatively remote Zhōnglù, 13km from Dānbā, is a popular village for homestays and a good base for wandering through the countryside. Look for the old stone steps that climb above the village for fantastic views …
Village in Dānbā

Jiǎjū Zàngzhài

Of all the pretty villages in the hills around here, Dānbā tourism’s pride and joy is Jiǎjū, 12km northwest of town and perched at the top of a multi-switchback road that winds up a steep river gorge. With fruit tre…
Tibetan in Dānbā

Himalaya Tibetan Restaurant

Tibetan dishes in a homey dining room are made even more tempting by an enticing photo menu. We dare you not to over-order. From the Legou Superstore (uphill from the bus station on the left), walk upstairs into the…
Village in Dānbā

Suōpō

Dānbā's nearest village with watchtowers is a 45-minute walk along the river. An enterprising family has rebuilt the wooden base levels of a tower next to their home. Visitors can climb up the inside from their roof…
Museum in Dānbā

Dānbā Cultural Heritage Museum

This museum is small and without English descriptions, though its reconstructed look into a traditional Qiāng home helps set the scene for exploring the rural villages that surround Dānbā. From the western end of th…