buffalo fighting, Sanjiang
Dong People, Zhaoxing
Yao People, Longji
on Lijiang River
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Guilin Tours >> Explore The Ethnic People's
7 Days China Minority Culture Discovery
Tour: Guilin, Sanjiang, Zhaoxing, Longsheng, Yangshuo
Tour Code: TGLT_11
||Arrival of Guilin
Upon your arrival, our guide will meet you at Guilin airport or train station and transfer to your hotel.
||Guilin - Sanjiang
After breakfast, drive 153KM to Sanjiang
which takes 3.5 hours. Visit the Drum Tower, the Wind-And-Rain Bridge
and the villages of
Ethnic Dong people.
||Sanjiang - Zhaoxing
Drive 110KM to Zhaoxing which takes 2 hours.
is the biggest Dong ethnic village in China with almost a thousand
households. Visit the villages of Dong ethnic people and the
ecological museum founded by Norway government in Tang'an.
||Zhaoxing - Longsheng
Drive to Longji Ping An village in Longsheng
Longji. Sightseeing in Longji. Stay tonight in Longji.
||Longsheng Longji - Guilin
Visit the Longji Terraced Fields and
villages of Zhuang
Minority People. Drive back to Guilin in the afternoon.
Longji Terraced Fields: Covering an area of 66 square kilometers, they were first built in the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) and completed in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) by ethnic Zhuang People. The terraced fields are built into the hillsides along the slope winding from the riverside up to the mountaintop, with the highest place of an elevation of 885m and the lowest 380m. The terraces look like great chains or ribbons as they wind from the foot to the top of the hill.
||Guilin - Li River Cruise
- Yangshuo (Breakfast,
Our guide will pick you up from your hotel
at 08:10, then transfer to Zhujiang Pier which takes an hour.
Cruise down the Li River to Yangshuo
and enjoy the beauty of the fabulous scenery. Lunch is served
on boat. The river tour is more than 83 kilometers long and
takes 4 to 5 hours. Disembark your boat when arriving Yangshuo.
Have a stroll over the West Street - a 1400-year-old ancient
street with Chinese style buildings. There are some optional
Yangshuo tours available at your own expense: bamboo rafting
on Yulong River; tour to Silver Cave; watching cormorants catching
fishes; countryside tours by bike; visit village and a family
to get some ideas of the local farmers' lifestyle.
||Yangshuo - Guilin - Departure
Drive 1.5 hours back to Guilin. Tour to
the the Reed Flute Cave and the Elephant Trunk Hill. Enjoy a
pleasant walk around the scenic Banyan Lake, Fir Lake and the
Southern Ancient Gate. Transfer to Guilin airport for your departure,
end of service.
Flute Cave: The cave is 5 kilometers from the city center,
making it a ten minute drive (half an hour by bike) from downtown.
The cave was so called because there were some verdant reeds
which could be turned into flutes at its entrance. The cave
is a magic fairyland of stalactites, stalagmites, stone pillars
and stone curtains in fantastic shapes, all glistening in colorful
Trunk Hill: As one of the must-see attractions in Guilin,
the Elephant Trunk Hill was chosen its name because the shape
of the hill looks like a giant elephant dipping its trunk into
the river. Between the trunk and the legs of the elephant is
the "Moon-Over-Water Cave" in the shape of a full moon. On the
top of the hill there is a pagoda which was constructed in the
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
Hotel Accommodation For This Tour
||Royal Garden Hotel
|City Garden Hotel
|| Ping An Hotel
||Ping An Hotel
||Ping An Hotel
||New West Street Hotel
|New West Street Hotel
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below so that we can quote precisely for the above tour.
1. The number of adults and the number of children in your party.
If there are children under 12 years, they can enjoy the preferential
2. Your approximate travel date.
3. The code of the tour that you are interested in. Each tour has
a code, you can find it above - at the top of the page where the
4. Hotel choice for your tour (luxury or standard or comfortable
5. If you would like us to tailor make a new tour for you that is
different from the above tour, please let us know your requests.
Tour Price Inclusion
1. Centrally Located Hotel Accommodation:
The hotel is based on two persons sharing one twin standard room
with private facilities.
Daily American or Chinese breakfast at the hotel; Chinese lunch
or dinner in local Chinese restaurant as listed in the above itinerary.
3. Private Transport:
Private transport between airport or railway station and hotel and
all the sights by air-conditioned vehicle and chauffeur. The above
private guided tour is for you exclusively. No other participants
will be in your group and you will not take part into any tours
of others on land services.
4. Entrance Fee:
The main entrance tickets for the above sights mentioned.
5. Guiding service:
All normal sightseeing tours in each city with private English-speaking
guide and admission fees where applicable.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance. We highly recommend
that you purchase full coverage travel insurance from you country
1. Visa Fees:
Charge of obtaining your visa to enter China.
2. Charge of arrival and departure:
The international or domestic air / train charge of arrival and
3. Single Room Supplement:
Should a twin room is needed by a single guest, supplement of the
twin room will be charged.
What is single supplement? - The hotel
is based on double occupancy. If the visitor travels alone or the
number of the travelers is odd (such as 3, 5, 7...), who stays in
one single room has to pay the single room supplement. As the hotel
is on double occupancy.
4. Personal Expenses:
Expenses of a personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone
call, optional activities or sightseeing, overweight baggage charges
or meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs:
Optional programs which are not specified in the above itinerary.
6. Tips to guides and drivers:
Depending on their service, it's up to you, entirely voluntary.