holds every Tiger, Horse and Dog days (Chinese
Lunar calendar, check the link below for detail
is an isolated village situated about 40 minutes
by car from Yuanyang. The road to access from
Yuanyang is extraordinary with the pretty
rice fields which is ideal for a bicycle trip.
To access to Niujiaozhai, it is necessary
to follow the way to Panzhihua, and then turn
right before arriving to the Laohuzui
rice terrace fields for a small road taking
to the Niujiaozhai village while crossing
several other small villages.
the Niujiaozhai village, the local market
there is also worth to have a visit. The Niujiaozhai
market holds on every Tiger, Horse and Dog
days. The market animates its village with
all different colors, as much the traditional
clothing from the Yi and Hani minority ladies
who sell the fruits and vegetables in the
is not surprise that probably you are the
only tourists in the Niujiaozhai market, since
it’s still an unknown area and not frequented
yet to access there.