Bouyei minority can be traced back to ancient Baiyue ethnic groups as a branch.Since the Stone Age the Bouyei ethnic minority have inhabited what is now Guizhou Province. Their main living areas are now Bouyei and the Qinxinan Buyei Autonomous Prefecture, Anshun and Guiyang City. Although most Bouyei villages are gathered ones along with nearby waters and mountains, each of them has different style based on different terrain and climate. Bouyei people's hard-working and wise in farming. In front of their villages, nearby the water, Bouyei people installed mills, water mills and oil mill to meet the need of irrigation water as well as food and drink.
Top 10 Bouyei Villages in Guizhou
| Zhenfeng Bouyei Old Town||Bangwan Bouyei Village||Nanlong Bouyei Village|
| Lounan Bouyei Village||Dadang Bouyei Village|| Tianlong Tunpu Village|