Activities in Fújiàn
One of the highlights for visitors is floating down the river on bamboo rafts (zhúpái) fitted with rattan chairs. Departing from Xīngcūn (星村), a short bus ride west of the resort area, the trip down the river takes over an hour. The boat ride takes you through some magnificent gorge scenery, with sheer rock cliffs and lush green vegetation.
One of the mysteries of Wǔyí Shān is the cavities, carved out of the rock faces at great heights, which once held boat-shaped coffins. Scientists have dated some of these artefacts back 4000 years. If you're taking a raft down the river, it's possible to see some remnants of these coffins on the west cliff face of the fourth…
Pricey but can can help arrange tours around Xiàmén, Gǔlàng Yǔ and to the Hakka tǔlóu. Also organises English-speaking guides.