Welcome to Xījiāng

The town has upgraded to the next level of tourism whereby creature comforts and improving infrastructure come with the air-conditioned buses. The dances and clothing are stunning though, and a minute's walk in any direction takes you to lush paddies, wooden diàojiǎolóu (traditional handcrafted houses), water buffalo and seemingly year-round mist.

Entry to the village is ¥100.

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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. 

$1968.29 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.

$1180 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Private 5 Day Guizhou tour Including Huangguoshu Waterfall And Xijiang Thousand Households Miao Village

Day 01-Arrival in GuiyangTransfer service from Guiyang airport to Guiyang's hotel. Day 02-Guiyang-Huangguoshu-Qingyan We will go visiting Doupotang Waterfall first,  which is 115 meters wide in the top and 20 meters high. After that we are going to Tianxingqiao Scenic Spot. It is featured various odd limestone formations, caves, lakes. Then have lunch. And next we will go to Huangguoshu Waterfall which is one of the largest waterfalls in China and East Asia located on the Baishui River in Anshun. It is one of the most famous waterfalls in the world too with great water potential. The giant Huangguoshu Waterfall is the most magnificent member in the family and the only waterfall that can be viewed from above, below, front, back, left and right in the world. In the afternoon, then going to the Qingyan ancient town, which built in the Ming dynasty, was originally a military fortress, then go back hotel.  Day 03-Qingyan-Libo-Kaili Today we will explore Daqikong scenic spot in Libo. You can find natural bridges and virgin forest in Daqikong.It combines caves, forests, lakes, waterfalls, rocks and water into one, and is exquisite and beautiful, which makes tourists always new and has the reputation of "super bonsai". After that we going to visit Xiaoqikong scenic spot. Ancient Bridge of Xiaoqikong , which is located at the head of the east entrance of the scenic spot. This bridge was built during the rule of Emperor Daoguang in the Qing Dynasty. At that time, it was used as an important bridge between Libo and Guangxi Province. Day 04-Xijiang-Zhaoxing After breakfast at the hotel, we are going to the Xijiang Thousand Households Miao Village. The village is Located on the northeast side of Leishan County, Being the largest gathering place of the Miao Minority in China and even the world, about ten natural Miao ethnic villages exist in Xijiang Town and the Miao culture is best preserved in this area. You can find delicious foods in Xijiang. At night, we can see how beautiful the night looking the village is . After that then take traveling bus go visit Zhaoxing Dongzhai where is Dong people live in. Also the Village is one of the largest Dong villages in China.And regarded as one of the most beautiful countries ancient village, finally, we check in the hotel in there. Day 05-Zhaoxing-Basha-Guiyang In the morning, after breakfast then roaming in the village. After that take traveling bus to visit Basha village is located 9 kilometers south of Congjiang County. Bashi Miao village still can bring fire guns(Basha has special permission from public security organs), sickle shaving head hair, worshiping ancient trees and other ancient customs. Basha Miao village has a total of 526 households and 2600 people. Basha Miao village is known as "the last gunman tribe in the sun", then go back Guiyang.