This tour will appeal to those who want to experience the village life and ethnic minority culture, you will get to know the traditional life of Yao and Zhuang people. A hike from the riverside, rice paddies to reach the top to get a bird-eye's view of stunning landscape of rice terraces. Join 2 days private longshen rice terraces tour with us, you will have a lifetime experience.
Day 1: About 9:00 am, the English speaking guide and driver meet you at the lobby of Guilin hotel. 9:00 am---11:20 am Drive from Guilin hotel to Longji Rice Terraces, we will stop for about 10 minutes on the way to the rice terraces. 11:20am---1:00 pm The frist stop is at Huangluo Yao village where you can see the longhaired women wear silver earings and red clothes. This Yao village located on Mountain slope along river, with 30 wooden house and over 300 people. the tour guide will let you know the secret of how to keep their long hair and what kind shampoo they use to make their hair so dark and shining. 1:20 pm----3:30 pm Hotel check-in and have lunch in the Pingan village. the guide will recommend the local food for you, such as bamboo rice, smoked pork, ect. 3:30pm ----5:30 pm Hike from hotel to View-point 2 which look like one moon with seven stars, you can see the beautiful view of rice terraces from this top. Then hike from viewpoint 2 to viewpoint 1, viewpoint 1 is the most view of longji Pingan rice terraces which looks like nine dragons and five tigers. The Amazing view of longji rice terraces depend on different seasons, layers of watered terraces in Spring, lush green rice shoots in the Summer, layers of golden rice in Fall, covered by snow in the Winter. Overnight stay in Pingan Village and the hotel rooms is not included on the tour quote. Day 2. 8:30 am, the guide meets at the lobby of Hotel. 8:30 am ----11:am Hiking from Pingan village to Guzhuangzhai old village, on the way to this village, you have the chance to see the farmers working in the rice paddies, beautiful wooden houses, stunning view of rice terraces. then we will visit the old village, we will visit old farmer's wooden house and the guide will offer your information of this old wooden house. 12:50----3:30 pm Drive to Guilin city and you will be dropped off at your hotel. Notes: This is based on private tour, the guide and driver is just for you and your family.