Ten Famous Hutongs
Of the more than 1,000 alleys left, there are ten most distinctive ones attracting thousands of tourists from home and abroad. Some of them are famous for the old-style buildings, while some house many traditional and time-honored workshops. Walking along the crisscrossing lanes, you will definately immerse in the peaceful atmosphere.
South Gong and Drum Lane (Nanluogu Xiang)
Skewed Tobacco Pouch Street (Yandai Xiejie)
Liulichang Cultural Street
Dongjiaomin Lane (Dongjiaomin Xiang)
Xijiaomin Lane (Xijiaomin Xiang)
Besides, there are still many less famous ones also worth a visit, such as Yichi Street - the shortest one, Jiuwan Hutong, with 13 turnings, and Lingjing Hutong - the widest one.