Xiamen Group Tour of Yongding Hongkeng Hakka Earth Building

Cultural & Theme Tours in Shandong

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Yongding is famous all around the world for its beautiful landscape, unique Hakka culture, and magnificent Hakka Residential Earthen House. On this guided day tour, local expert guide will accompany you to visit the most concentrated of all earthen house clusters - Yongding Hakka cultural village, enjoy an authentic Hakka lunch at local family’s house, and visit the famous Hakka Tulou like Zhenchenglou, Fuyulou, Kuijulou, Rushenglou, etc. Highlights: Have an amazing Hakka Cultural Village trip in XiamenVisit the most famous Hongkeng Tulou Cultural VillageLearn the history and culture of local Hakka peopleExperience the real authentic hakka life at local houseInformative, friendly and professional tour guide
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Yongding Earth Building, Yongding County, Fujian7:00 am - 8:00 am Hotel pick-upLocal expert guide will pick you up from your Xiamen downtown hotel lobby between 7:00 am - 8:00 am based on your hotel location, aboard the comfortable vehicle to start the amazing Hakka Cultural Village trip. 8:00 am - 12:00 am Transfer to YongdingIt takes around 3 hours driving to the most concentrated of all earthen house clusters - Hongkeng Tulou Cultural Village in Yongding County. On the way, visit Shiqiao Village to see the real authentic hakka life without the modern commercialization impact.12:00 am - 1:00 pm Local lunch Enjoy an authentic lunch at local family’s house.1:00 pm -3:30 pmStart to explore the Hongkeng Tulou Cultural Village which was firstly built in the middle of the 16th century (Ming Dynasty) with dozens of earthen houses of various types. The Earth Tower of Hakka has a long history. As early as one thousand years ago, some of the original Hakka migrated and settled at the sparse Yongding area of Fujian. Tulou House, the Hakka Residential Earthen House, is a kind of large-scale residential building that provides a place for clansmen to live compactly, it also has defensive function. Follow your guide to discover the history and culture of Hakka people, visit the Zhenchenglou - a magnificent building combining the Chinese style with the western style, Kuijulou - a palace style building, Fuyulou - a five-phoenix style building, and Rushenglou - a mini-sized circular building. 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hotel drop-offThen enjoy a safe and comfortable transfer back to Xiamen and drop off at your hotel to conclude the trip.Duration: 10 hours

What’s included

  • Group day tour
  • Air-conditioned tour vehicle
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Local lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Yongding Earth Building

What’s not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)