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$207.50 Multi-day & Extended Tours

2 Days Kaili Miao Villages Tour from Guiyang

D1 Guiyang / Kaili  (200km, Driving about 3 Hrs)  (L)  In the morning around 7am, pick you up at your hotel in Guiyang and drive to Kaili.The first villiage will be Nanhua Miao Village, lying on the opposite side of the Bala River. It is an original village which retains natural scenery and people living there are simple and honest. Then go to have lunch. Lunch will be typical Chinese Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, go to Xijiang thousand Miao villages, a place which has the most complete “original ecology” culture of Miao nationality. It is consists of over ten natural villages built depending on mountains and is the biggest village group in China and also the world. It is a great place to learn the history and development of Miao nationality and is just the live museum. The annual new year of Miao, eating new festival and Guzang festival (every 13 years) are all famous all over the world. Besides, there is a village whose residents are good at making silver jewelry. Stay in Xijiang thousand Miao villages for the night. D2 Kaili / Guiyang (Lunch) (230km, Driving about 3.5 Hrs) (B+L)This day, you’ll visit another two Miao villages; they are Jidao Miao villages and Langde Miao villages. Jidao Miao villages is famous for its old (at least 100 years) roads, old granaries, old songs, old trees, etc. As for Langde Miao villages, you can enjoy yourself with singing and dancing, viewing diaojiao building, national etiquette, etc. There is an old Miao Minority Custom, named Lanmen Wine. It is a kind of style to greet customers who come there, you will drink one bowl of wine or just a sip. After the visit, your guide and driver will escort you back to your hotel in Guiyang. 

$488 Multi-day & Extended Tours

4-Day Southeast Guizhou Minority Culture Private Guided Tour from Guiyang

D1  Guiyang-Kaili   (200Km, Driving about 3Hrs) (L)Meet guide and driver in your hotel in the early moring. Drive to Kaili. The first attranction is Shiqiao Miao village, where villagers continue to earn their living by producing and selling hand-made papers and products. Miao people make special paper by tree bark for thousands of year and offer the paper for Miao people in this region. After lunch continue drive to Matang village, where you can see Gejia people who adore bow and arrow and appreciate the traditional Gejia batik in the village, and learn the art of batik. Overnight in Kaili.D2  Kaili-Rongjiang.    (200Km, Driving about 3.5Hrs) (B+L)In the morning explore Miao's history and culture in Langde Miao Village and Datang Miao Village. Miao Ethnic Minority is both mysterious and exciting. The Miao people are identified by their dialect, dress, location and other customes. In dress we have Long Skirt Miao, Short Skirt Miao, Black Miao, Flowery Miao and Long Horned Miao. By location there are River Miao and Mountain Miao. The villagers in Langde wear long skirts, hence they are "Long Skirt Miao". The Miao style houses "Diaojiaolou" and its featured and creative festivals will cause you spell bound. After lunch drive to Rongjiang, on the way stop at Qiaotu village, in which villagers usually dress in black and blue. Men have long gowns and black turbans, and women wear collarless blue blouses, black trousers and aprons, all of which are embroidered. Overnight in Rongjiang.D3  Rongjiang-Congjiang-Zhaoxing Dong Village   (140Km, Driving about 3.5Hrs) (B+L)After breakfast drive to explore Basha village. All the Basha men have very unique hairstyles, like the men in the Qing Dynasty they wear their long hair in braids. They attach great importance to their hair bun, which they believe is a symbol of masculinity, as well as an emblem of power. Afternoon continue drive to Zhaoxing village, the largest Dong village with over 1,000 Dong households in China. The serried stilted houses built on the hillside lay out in a pleasing configuration. They are all built of Chinese fir with blue tile roofs. The village has a theater stage, singing platforms and grain barns. Drum towers are the village’s special feature. Overnight in Zhaoxing village.D4  Zhaoxing-Guiyang  (310Km, 4.5Hrs) (B+L)In the morning visit Tang’an village, situated at a mountain slope and encircled by rice fields, green trees and hills.  It has been accepted jointly by China and Norway as an ecological museum of the Dong ethnic group. Hike about 2.5hrs from Tang’an Village to Zhaoxing village, you will passing the rice fields on the way. This afternoon you will be escorted back to your hotel in Guiyang.

$1963.40 Multi-day & Extended Tours

11 nights 12 days culture and minority tour from Yangshuo to Guiyan

Itinerary: The tour start Yangshuo(Guangxi provice) and end of Guiyang(Guizhou provice).  D1: Meeting in Guilin airport or train station,taxi or mini-bus to Yangshuo.stay in Yangshuo in the night. D2: Morning-Taichi lessons,after breakfast bike or the local transport to visit the surrounding area of Yangshuo.After lunch visiting the beatiful Li-River,stay at Yangshuo in the night.  D3: Morning-Taichi,after breakfast,car or mini-bus to Longji-PingAn village,in the afternon visiting the Zhuang,Yao minority nationlity  and the Rice Terraced Filed.Stay in PingAn village's house.         D4: Morning-Taichi,after breakfast car or mini-bus to Longsheng town,visiting the local market,after to Chenyang bridge,stay in Chenyan bridge Dong minority village house. D5: Morning-Taichi,after breakfast hiking visiting the Dong village,ancient pavilion,theatre pavilion and Chenyang bridge.stay at the Dong village in the night. D6: Morning-Taichi,after breakfast car or mini-bus to Shangjiang from the Chengyang bridge,visiting the shangjian town,Heli Dong village,ancient bridge and the ancient temple,take the ferry to visiting the famer house and the Diping bridge,TanAn,stay in ZhaoXing. D7:Morning-Taichi,after breakfast visiting the ZhaoXing,in the afternoon visiting the Ji Tan Dong temple,stay at Zhao Xing in the night. D8:Morning-Taicji,after breakfast,car or mini-bus to Rongjiang,on the way visiting the Gaozheng Dong village and Basa Miao Village.Stay at one of the hotel in Rongjiang. D9: Morning-Taichi,after breakfast car or mini-bus to Xijiang and stay at the Xijiang for one night. D10:Morning-Taichi,after breakfast visiting the Xijiang village,in the afternoon,car or mini-bus to Lande,on the way visiting the Leishang town,Lande Miao village,stay at Lande in the night with a local family. D11:Morning-Taichi,after breakfast visiting Lande and Nanhua Miao village,afternoon car or bus to Kaili,stay one night in Kaili. D12: After breakfast visiting the Kaili market and  Museum,afternoon car or mini-bus to Guiyang airport,end of the tour.

$425 Multi-day & Extended Tours

5-Day Southeast Guizhou Scenery and Ethnic Culture Private Tour from Guiyang

Day 1: Guiyang ArrivalWelcome to Guizhou! Your driver and tour guide pick you up from Guiyang Airport or train station according to your arrival schedule and bring you to downtown, where you check in your hotel. Enjoy a free and easy evening in Guizhou’s capital city.Day 2: Guiyang – Kaili After breakfast, we drive to Kaili (about 3 hours). Kaili is the capital city of the Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture of Southeast Guizhou, and also the base of southeast Guizhou's ethnic culture tour. Today’s first stop is Shiqiao Miao Village, which is famous for its old technology of papermaking. The ancient traditional production methods can be traced back to the Tang dynasty (618–907). Learn how to make paper together with a local family.After a lunch break, we continue our travels to Matang Village, to visit the small ethnic group of the Gejia people.  We drive to our hotel in Kaili afterwardsDay 3: Kaili – Rongjiang In the morning, we pay a leisure visit to Langde and Datang Miao Village, where we explore the Miao people's history and culture. Langde is a village considered to be a live museum of the colorful Miao culture, also known as the Long Skirt Miao. Most wooden buildings were built between 1616-1911. We then after lunch continue our tour to Rongjiang and stop over at Qiaotu Shui Village。Get driven to the hotel in Rongjiang.Day 4: Rongjiang – Congjiang – Zhaoxing Dong VillageWe explore Basha Village after breakfast, a hidden kingdom populated by the legendary people of Basha Miao. Enter the Last Gunmen’s Tribe in China. All men wear their hair in a bun. When the boys turn 16 years of age, an adult ceremony will be held for them. The male adult of Basha Miao Village carry a hunting gun on their shoulders and a gunpowder and bullet bag as well as a knife around their waist, looking like ancient warriors.Later in the afternoon, we continue to Zhaoxing, the biggest Dong village in China, with over 1000 Dong households. It has a history of nearly 2000 years. The village is divided into five natural sections. Each section has a clan and its own a drum-tower, a so-called Wind-Rain-Bridge and a stage. We spend the evening here.Day 5: Zhaoxing – Guiyang DepartureBefore we drive back to Guiyang, we take a visit to Tang’an Village. Tang’an village is situated at a mountain slope and encircled by rice fields, green trees and hills. It has been appointed as a unique ecological museum of the Dong ethnic group. We walk through the rice fields for 2.5 hours from Tang’an back to Zhaoxing Village before we head back to Guiyang in the afternoon. Get dropped-off at Guiyang Airport or train station according to your schedules. Your tour ends.

$190 Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Private Guizhou Kaili Ethnic Minority Cultural Tour from Guiyang with Accommodation

Day 1: Guiyang - Kaili - Miao Village - Show (L, D) At 9:00 AM meet your expert guide and driver in your hotel lobby and start your exciting experiencing tour. Depart to Kaili(about 2 hours), which is the capital of the Miao minority culture. On the way, visit a Miao village, you will enjoy the traditional costumes and hairstyle from the villagers, learn to make embroidery from the villagers. Have a local special lunch at a local family. Next, head up (for about 1 hour) to another authentic Miao village, wonder in the village to experience the village life. You may have a chance to have a family visit. Then head up to another Miao village, where you will see a show of Miao singing and dancing from the villagers. You are invited to enjoy their traditional greeting way by drinking a lot of wine. After the show, your free time wonder around the village or bargain with villagers for shopping. Overnight in a local guesthouse with western facilities in the village. Day 2: Leigongshan Natural Reserve - Xijia Village - Gejia Village - Guiyang (B, L) 8: 00 AM, your guide and driver will meet you at your guesthouse with preparing simple breakfast including omelette, breads, fruits, coffee, etc for you. After the breakfast, depart for (about 1 hour) Leigongshan Natural Reserve. You will have a lightly hiking through original forest and waterfalls. This 2 hours walking will be a nice morning exercise for you. After that, head up to Kaili and find a local restaurant to taste local lunch. Then you will be transferred to a Xijia Minority village where you will have a family visit to know about this small tribe in China. You will take a mountainous path by hiking to another authentic Gejia minority village, which is famous for batik making. You will have a chance to see and learn the way of batik making. Lastly after the village, your guide will take you back to the hotel in Guiyang and end the trip