2-Day Guilin Tour To Longsheng
& Sanjiang: Explore The Culture Of Ethnic Zhuang, Yao And Dong
Tour Code: GT_05
Longsheng - Sanjiang (Lunch,
Drive to Longsheng which takes 2.5 hours.
Explore the Longji Terraced Fields and villages
of ethnic Zhuang and Yao minority people.
Drive to Sanjiang in the afternoon.
Terraced Fields: It is also named Dragon's Backbone
Rice Terraces. Located in the mountainous
region in the northeastern part of Guilin,
they are about 100 km from Guilin City. Covering
an area of 66 square kilometers, it was formed
gradually starting during the Yuan Dynasty
and ending during the Mid-period of Qing Dynasty.
In addition to splendid terrace view, Longsheng
is the gathering place of traditional ethnic
folk customs, among which the Zhuang occupies
the most. There are several Zhuang and Yao
Villages where visitors can experience an
authentic minority life as well as the culture.
| Day 02
- Guilin (Breakfast,
Visit the Chengyang Wind-Rain Bridge, the
Sanjiang Drum Tower, and the Village of Dong
People. Drive back to Guilin in the afternoon.
Bridge: Completed in 1916, the
bridge is a combination of bridge, corridor,
veranda and Chinese pavilion. , Stretching
across the Linxi River, the Chengyang Wind
and Rain Bridge has a total length of 64.4
metres, its corridor has a width of 3.4 metres,
the height above the river is about 10.6 metres.
It is made out of stone and wood, without
using any nails or rivets, the roof is covered
with tiles. Such unique construction is the
crystallization of wisdom of Dong Minority
Sanjiang Drum Tower:
The Dong minority group mostly live around
the borderlands between Guizhou, Guangxi and
Hunan Provinces. There are numerous drum towers
built in the center of the Dong villages.
Usually, the drum tower, constructed of wood
and built without nails, is the largest multi-story
pagoda-like building in the village. Completed
in 2002, Sanjiang Drum Tower is a 27-floor
building, the height of this drum tower is
42.6 meters. It is the highest and largest
one among drum towers.
Including air-conditioned vehicle,
lunch, tickets for sights, guiding, 1 night accommodation
in Sanjang Hotel.
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