By the full utilization of existing resources of Gankeng old village and plentiful hilly resource in Gankeng Community, Gankeng Ecological Cultural Creative Village is constructed on base of the renewal and reconstruction of Gankeng old village. Covering a total area of 170,000 square meters, Gankeng Community, Gankeng Ecological Cultural Creative Village is a traditional folk culture experience base integrating local Hakka foods, traditional residents life, vegetable plant, local specialty exhibition, rural cultural entertainment and tourism.
To be completed and open in 2013, Phase 1 covers three functional areas: citizen catering & entertainment area, enterprise theme culture exhibition area, and ecological experience tour area. 150 pieces of houses in old village were reconstructed to exhibit local specialty such as vegetables, sweet potatoes, taros, peanuts, dried vegetables, and beans. 25,000 square meters plants in old village were reconstructed to process courtyard foods, hand-made bean-curd, hand-made burger, hand-made peanut oil and hand-made cakes. Additionally, part of villagers’ houses were rebuilt as courtyard living area. While 130mu vegetable fields were reconstructed as ecological agricultural local specialty an vegetable plant experience area so that modernists can experience the agricultural life. Many urban living elements such as looking, tasting, enjoying, studying, writing, painting, shooting, and shopping will be added gradually to increase the attendance of tourists so that they can experience the agricultural fun by picking up vegetables and catching fishes and prawns to cook in kitchen when enjoying the tourism.
Address: Gankeng Area, Buji Street, Longgang District, Shenzhen City
Bus: 980, M224, M324
Funny level: ★★★