Enshi Travel Guide

Last updated by fabiowzgogo at 2015/5/11

Enshi Overview

Enshi, Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture as its full name, is located in the southwest end of Hubei, where live 27 nationalities, including Tujia, Miao, Han and Dong. Surrounded by mountains at all sides, its beautiful natural scenes and unique folkways are well preserved.

Enshi is mainly famous for its picturesque mountains and waters and a kaleidoscope of cafes and holes, such as the Qingjiang River, Tenglong Cave, YuMu Stockacled Village, Li's Ancestral Hall in Dashuijing Village, Primitive Forest on the Xingdou Mountain, Tusi City and the Stone Forest in the Suobuya village. Besides, there a variety of folkways that worthy of seeing, like the dwelling house of Tujia and Dong nationalities, the Girl’s Festival in July, the Gongs and Drums at working time, the Sarhe at funeral, the Hand Swaying Dance at festivals and so on.

Enshi City

Enshi City

District telephone code:0718

Post code:445000

Regionalization: it governs Enshi and Lichuan cities and 6counties, namely Hefeng, Jianshi, Badong, Xianfeng, Laifeng and Xuan’en.

Area: 3972 sq.km