Miao Ethnic Minority is both mysterious and exciting. The Miao people are identified by their dialect, dress, location and other customes ... More info ›
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. We provide you four days to have a deep tour to discover those original villages scenery, old Town, and terraced fields in Southeast Guizhou, Meet simple and unsophisticated Miao people and enjoy ancient Miao Minority Customs and culture.
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.