Qikŏu attractions

Cave in Qikŏu

Lǐjiā Shān

For anyone wanting to experience Shānxī’s cave houses (窑洞; yáodòng), this remote, supremely peaceful 550-year-old village, hugging a hillside with terraces of crops running up it, has hundreds of cave dwellings scal…
Taoist Site in Qikŏu

Black Dragon Temple

They say the acoustics of this Ming Taoist temple, with wonderful views of the Yellow River, were so excellent that performances held on its stage were audible on the other side of the river in Shaanxi (Shǎnxī) prov…