Guiyang and Guilin Discovery China Minority 10 days Tour
Day 1, Guiyang Arrival
Our guide will meet you at the airport and pick you up to your hotel in a private vehicle.overnight in guiyang
Day 2, Huangguoshu Waterfall
After breakfast, drive about 2.5 hours to Anshun for today’s trip to Huangguoshu Waterfall, which is the largest waterfall in Asia with 74 meters high and 81 meters wide. You will appreciate different views of the waterfall, especially go behind the waterfall and see how water starts dropping and touch the waterfall.After lunch, you will visit the Tunbao Village in Tianlong. The culture of Tunbao (Tun Bu) is unique and traditional, such as the special traditional clothes, which are designed respectively from head to foot, and Di Xi, a kind of drama that performers should wear masks and hold the stage property for performing. After today’s tour, drive back to Guiyang city.
Day 3, Guiyang to Kaili
After breakfast, you will take a two and a half hours’ drive to Kaili, the capital city of the Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture of Southeast Guizhou.Upon your arriving, first visit Kaili Ethnic Minority Museum, where you can get a general idea of the Miao and the Dong in this region.Then visit Qingman Village, where the women wear a kind of traditional long-skirt. In a local household, you may see the traditional way of dying cotton material.The last stop of today is Shiqiao Miao Village, where you will not experience the Miao’s culture, but also see the traditional way of making paper from the bark of mulberry tree. driven back to Kaili.
Day 4, Kaili - Rongjiang
Today, drive to Rongjiang from Kaili. On the way, visit Jidao Miao Village, where you can see the traditional way of spinning and weaving.Then move on to Datang short skirt miao village, at the foot of Leigong Mountain, where you can appreciate the traditional Miao women's short skirt and their waterproof granaries.Today’s last stop is Chejiang Dong people's village, one of the largest Dong villages in China. You will see the big Banyan tree in the village with 300 years history, and appreciate a special ethnic culture of the Dong people there.
Day 5, Rongjiang- Zhaoxing
After breakfast, you will be escorted to Zhaoxing Dong Village, one of the largest Dong village in China.On the way, first visit the Basha Miao Village, where one of the oldest Miao groups in Guizhou have been living for thousand years. You can see the locals still live in their wooden houses, practicing centuries-long custom and have their own unique belief.Upon arriving in Zhaoxing Dong Village, you will visit the ancient Drum Towers, the largest one in China, and wind-and-rain Bridge. At night, you can also enjoy the traditional singing and dancing performance of Dong people.
Day 6, Zhaoxing - Sanjiang
In the morning, visit Tang'an Dong Village, which was built on a steep mountain. You will appreciate the marvelous view of terraced paddy fields.After tour in Dong Village, you’ll take about three and half hour by car to Sanjiang. Having lunch in Sanjiang, then meet your personal tour guide and private driver.Be escorted to visit the Chengyang Wind and Rain Bridge in Sanjiang. The bridge was built in 1916 and is the largest wind and rain bridge at present. Then, be driven to Longsheng in the late afternoon within 1.5 hours.
Day 7, Longsheng - Guilin
Today, after breakfast, be driven to the Longsheng Rice Terraces. This area is famous for the many ethnic minorities that reside here. After arrival, go on a trekking tour passing through the awe-inspiring Longji terraced rice fields, watching Yao minority women showing off their super long hairs.Later, drive to Guilin, the finest scenery of China. Upon your arrival in Guilin, your guide will take to your hotel.
Day 8, Guilin - Yangshuo
After breakfast, you'll be driven to Zhujiang Pier to cruise the Li River, a must-do for any Guilin tourists and a mile-long natural gallery.After about 4 hours cruise, disembark at Yangshuo, the paradise of Guilin. Check in your hotel, the rest of today is free to explore Yangshuo and find out why West Street is so popular among tourists.
Day 9, Yangshuo-Guilin
Ride a bicycle to the Yulong River in the morning during which you will pass villages and you can feast your eyes on the beautiful landscape. As you pass paddy fields and buffalos you can see how the local farmers work and live.
Then, be driven back to Guilin. Upon your arrival at your Guilin hotel, you can take a little bit rest, and then start your Guilin tour. The first stop surely is the Elephant Trunk Hill, the city symbol. Then head to visit the fabulous Reed Flute Cave to see the beautiful stalactites, stalagmites, stone pillars, and stone flowers with various shapes.
Day 10, Guilin Departure
Today is free for you until to be transferred to the airport,in time for your flight,end the tour.