The 2-day hiking tour pulls you to incredible scenery of rice terraces in the classic Ping’an Rice Terraces and less-known-yet-more-beautiful Jinkeng Rice Terraces. What’s more, the tour gets you closer to Zhuang and Yao Minority Villages that scatter within the vast rice terraces. Their interesting custom and unstirred lifestyle will enlighten you.
Wow at unbelievable Jinkeng Rice Terraces, the best in the realm of Longsheng rice terraces.
Appreciate two classic attractions of Ping'an Rice Terraces, 9 Dragons and 5 Tigers & The Moon in Company of 7 Stars.
Have a family visit in Dazhai Yao Minority Village and know more about their unique culture and custom.
|Today's Activities|| Let’s set out from downtown Guilin at about 9:00 A.M. With 2 hours driving and landscape sightseeing we would arrive at Ping’an Rice Terraces Scenic Spot.
The following hiking (30-50 minutes) from the parking lot of Ping’an Village to Ping’an Inn l is much like strolling in a fine landscape scroll. Our eyes will be filled up with beautiful rice terraces, peculiar stilted buildings of Ping’an Village all along. Then we check in and have lunch at Ping’an Inn.
Take a 20-minute hike and we arrive at the No. 2 attraction of Ping’an Rice Terraces, The Moon in Company of Seven Stars. The spectacular scene is made up of 1 rice terrace fields and 7 smaller ones. Then we’ll leave for appreciating the No. 1 attraction, Nine Dragons and Five Tigers. It’s another vivid picture created by terrace fields of various shapes and sizes. Then let’s walk back to Ping’an Village and stay overnight at Ping’an Inn. The local choir at night is recommended as an optional activity. The real beautiful voice of the performing locals, their ballad and their dance will create a fascinating night for all the audience.
|Today's Activities||After breakfast, let’s start hiking from Ping’an Rice Terraces to Jinkeng Rice Terraces. In the 4-hour hiking we keep marveling at the fabulous Jinkeng Rice Terraces. Then, hike downhill from Tiantou Village till we reach Dazhai Village where Yao people live. Sure it’s interesting to visit such an exotic village. During the 1-hour visit we’ll know more about Yao people’s lifestyle, ways to decorate their home and themselves, their legend and customs, etc. Afterwards, we’ll go to the parking lot of Dazhai Village where the driver has been waiting with our luggage and drive back to downtown Guilin or Yangshuo.|
|Tour Package Includes:|
|Dining: 1 breakfast and 2 lunches||Admissions: Entrance fees to all scenic spots listed in itinerary|
|Tour Guide: Local experienced English-speaking guides||Car Driver: Experienced licensed drivers|
|Water & Tissues: free purified water and tissues offered per day;||Hotels: Accommodation in Longsheng|
|Vehicle: Private air-conditioned car, offering Round-trip transfers||Luggage Transfers: A hand for your heavy luggage;|
|Insurance: Travel Agencies Liability Insurance;||Government taxes & Service charges|
|Tour Package Excludes:|
|- Other optional tours / meals / flights not mentioned in itinerary;||- Tips for tour guides and drivers.|
-- Breakfasts are offered by the hotels
-- Lunches are arranged according to different classes of tour
-- Dinners are for your own arrangement
We promise worry-free dining quality, plus flexible choices regarding your preference. Any special requestment please tell our trip advisors directly. Other recommendations are as follow:
Guilin's tasty dishes are also well-known except its charming landscapes. Traditional cuisines include Duck Stewed with Ginkgo Seeds, Lipu Taro Pork, Stewed Clams and Chicken, Lohan Boiled Chicked, and Fried Chicken with Water Chestnut. An abundance of special snacks are also offered throughout the city, like the famous Guilin Rice Noodles.
|Guilin Rice Noodles||Yangshuo Beer Fish|