Tianzhou Ancient Town (4A)
Tianzhou Ancient Town. [Photo/tzgc.wght-group.com]
Tianzhou Ancient Town is located in Tianyang county, Baise, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region.
It covers an area of 1,500 mu (100 hectares), with a total construction area of about 900,000 square meters, and a total investment of 2.5 billion yuan ($348.84 million). It is a large-scale cultural tourism destination integrating business, residence, and leisure with ancient architecture as its base and Zhuang ethnic culture as its theme.
At the end of 2016, Tianzhou Ancient Town was recognized as a national 4A-level tourist attraction. It has not only become the main entertainment place for local residents, but also a good choice for tourists all over the country to experience Zhuang culture.
There are many functional buildings in the town, such as large-scale shopping centers, five-star hotels, movie theatres, inns, bars, restaurants, towers, and squares. The ancient town was designed with local history and humanities, as well as the rich natural resources of Tianzhou. The unique architecture presents beautiful scenery and makes the town a tourist scenic spot that meets various needs.
At present, the ancient town has more than 350 shops, achieving a total turnover of more than 80 million yuan. Tianzhou Ancient Town has now become the top choice for the people around Baise to visit, and is gradually becoming a must-see scenic spot in the tourist routes of western Guangxi. The new hot spot of Baise tourism has become the destination of Zhuang ethnic culture tourism in the country.