Bird's-eye view of underground dwellings in Central China

chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2018-01-23 14:18
A bird's-eye view of the underground dwellings in the southern part of Shanzhou district, Sanmenxia city in Central China’s Henan province, Jan 21, 2018. [Photo/VCG]

An underground dwellings located in Central China's Henan province is the only underground ancient dwellings in China as well as the world.

Originating from the cave culture, the underground quadrangle dwellings, totaling more than 10,000, in the southern part of Shanzhou district, Sanmenxia city in Henan province, are recognized as a live fossil in the history of dwellings.

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