Get off the beaten path to fully experience Miao & Dong cultures
I know you have been to the modern metropolis in China like Beijing and Shanghai, and you may have visited Yunnan Province which is home to 25 ethnic groups. How about getting off the beaten path and deep into the primitive villages to witness more about the real life of ethnic groups and rural countryside in China? Guizhou is the fast-going destination offering so many things to see. The most impressive part is definitely the Southeast Guizhou where inhabits the most Miao and Dong ethnic groups.
Take this 5 days Southeast Guizhou ethnic tour and you’ll explore in Kaili and its surrounding Miao villages that you can involve in some cultural activities to fully know about Miao people and their culture and customs. In Langde Upper Miao Village, you’ll experience the traditional welcome ceremony set by “block-the-way” wine, and in Wudong, go to the rice paddies to catch fish and know the local farming system; in Shiqiao, you’ll know how to make paper in traditional way with trees’ bark; and in Qingman, you can see the short skirt Miao and view the local making pleated skirts and embroidery. Take one-day to Zhenyuan Ancient Town to witness how a 2200-year-old town is going. Make a transfer to the largest Dong Village in Guizhou - Zhaoxing Dong Village with stunning Wind and Rain Bridges and Drum Towers and enjoy 2-hour scenic hike from Zhaoxing to Tang’an Dong Village passing by breathtaking rice paddies. In 5 days, you see, you do and you experience! All are amazing!
Guiyang / Anshun / Kaili / Rongjiang / Zhaoxing / Congjiang
Guiyang / Anshun / Kaili / Fanjingshan
Congjiang / Zhaoxing / Jiabang / Rongjiang / Kaili / Zhenyuan / Kaili / Guiyang