Your 2-day group tour in Sanjiang will be full of diversity. Explore ancient Dong villages and Chengyang Scenic Area. Visit the longest wind-rain bridge (a bridge combining corridors, pavilions, pagodas and attic structures) in the world—Sanjiang Wind-rain Bridge. Visit the largest wooden drum-tower— Sanjiang Drum-tower. You will also have the opportunity to explore history and culture of Dong Minority in a large scale live-action performance.
- 2-day group tour of ancient villages with ethnic characteristic in Sanjiang Country
- See unique architecture of Dong Nationality
- Taste Dong Nationality snacks
- Explore history and culture of Dong Minority Group
- Air-conditioned coach
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" This two-day group tour takes you to a beautiful Dong Autonomous Country in Northern Guangxi. Sanjiang Country was first built in the Song Dynasty (960-1127). During the long history, the Dong minority people created diversified culture. You will see unique architecture of Dong Nationality, participate in the activities of local residents and experience its unique culture. "
1 Guilin – Sanjiang
The tour guide will pick you up at the specified location between 08:00 to 08:30 (the guide will inform you the location and meeting time the day before the tour) and take you on a 4-hour drive to Sanjiang.
After taking a break in the hotel and finding a lunch for yourselves, at 14:00, you will visit Dongxiang Niaochao (Dongxiang Bird’s Nest) which is now a landmark building in Sanjiang. It is a wooden structure looks like a bird’s nest, a place for Dong Minority activities. Then you will have a look at the longest wind-rain bridge in the world- Sanjiang Wind-rain Bridge. It is 368 meters long and 16 meters wide. Go through the bridge, you will see Sanjiang Drum-tower, which is the largest wooden drum-tower in the world. Covering an area of 600 square meters, the drum-tower is located on the bank of Xun River. The footstone of the building is embossed with Dong Minority activities, reflect local culture and history.
Sights You Will See in This day
Then walk a few steps to Duoye Square-a leisure and recreational site for local people, Moon Street- a popular Dong characteristic street selling handicrafts and a stele corridor of Dong history and culture.
In the evening at 20:30, you will enjoy a live-action performance showing song and dance, custom, love and marriage of Dong people. The show ends at 21:40.
Sights You Will See on this Show
Overnight: Yijia Hotel or Sucheng International Hotel
2 Sanjiang - Guilin
After breakfast in the hotel, at 08:00 drive 1 hour to Dong Potluck Scenic Area. This is one of the sites where the famous movie Liu Sanjie was shot. Then you will head to Chengyang Scenic Area which is 19km away from Sanjiang Country. This scenic area consists of 8 quaint villages.
At 10:30, you will enjoy a song & dance show performed by local residents. And then you will have the opportunity to look around these villages.
At 11:30, you will reach the most famous scenic spot in this area – Chengyang Wind-rain Bridge. This bridge was built in 1912 and is regarded as one of the four historical bridges of the world as well as the most famous wind-rain bridge inGuangxi. This art treasure of wooden structure hasbeen listed as National Key Cultural Relics Protection Units.
At the end of this tour around 13:00, you will be transferred to Guilin.
Sights You Will See in This day
Chengyang Rain-wind Bridge
Dong Potluck Scenic Area
Song & dance show
1. The tour guide in this tour can not speak English
2. Lunch and dinner are not included
|1 person||2-3 persons||4-5 persons||6-9 persons||> 10 persons|
- One-night accommodation feeTransportation feeChinese-speaking tour guideBreakfastsA live-action show
- Lunch and dinnerEnglish-speaking tour guideEntrance fee of Sanjiang Drum-tower
Special Notes for a Seat-in-a-Coach Tour
A seat-in-a-coach tour minimizes costs because expenses are shared among a larger group.
Seat-in-a-coach tours are operated by local business partners of China Highlights around China. China Highlights chooses business partners by strict quality standards. The service of a seat-in-a-coach tour may be not as considerate as that of a private tour sometimes.
Visiting one or two shops or markets is always included in a seat-in-a-coach tour, but you don’t have to buy anything.
A seat-in-a-coach tour usually consists of more than 5 people with a maximum of 16. You will have a local guide and use a 22-seat air-conditioned coach. We will pick you up at some appointed hotels at the appointed time. In contrast a private tour provides a private car and guide. And we will pick you up at your hotel.