Recent news reported that over 20 km Tea and Horse Ancient Road has been found in Yi Wu Ancient Tea Mountain. Among them, the most well kept section is the 5 km road from Man Gong village in Xiang Ming county to Luo Suo River. According to Mr. Yi Zhang, this Tea and Horse Ancient Road was 2 m wide and 240 km long in Qing Dynasty. It was the road that connected the six Ancient Tea Mountain with Si Mao and Pu-erh in the old days.
Yi Wu was not only a famous tea production region, but also a very important distribution place in the ancient days. During its peak era, 70% of teas produced in six Ancient Tea Mountains were sent to Yi Wu and got redistributed from there.
Tea Lovers at JinYuXuan Tea House