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6-Day Minority Adventure


  • Paint and learn how to make stunning batiks.
  • Experiment with the oldest way to make paper, using vegetable fiber.
  • Go behind the scenes to see how a silversmith creates dazzling ornaments, step by step.
  • Discover China’s last gun-tribe and observe how traditionally they cut hair with a sickle.
  • Hike through the hills and view breathtaking rice terraces between the clouds.
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Tailor Make Your Tour:
  • Your Schedule
  • Your Interests
  • Your Hotel Tastes
From US $1,039 p/p

Based on 2 persons & 4-star hotels for reference

Itinerary Details

Urbanization liberates villagers from poverty; yet all this modernization threatens to bring traditional handicraft to its knees. Southeast Guizhou is inhabited by minority groups, where people are skillful at all kinds of delicate manual crafts, yet unfortunately, ancient crafts and traditional customs are disappearing.

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This 6-day adventure gives insight into the diverse but disappearing culture of different minority people.

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Day 1Arrival in Guiyang

Welcome to Guiyang! Your private guide will meet you in the arrivals hall and transfer you to your hotel in a private car.

Tailor-Made Idea:

We offer a half-day tour of city highlights, including a brief introduction to Guiyang's history, with a walk through the city observing different architecture and tasting classic local snacks. If you arrive before noon and might be interested, let us know.

Hotel options:
Howard Johnson Plaza Guiyang
Sofitel Guiyang Hunter

Day 2Minority Batik-Making and the Female Soldier Tribe
Day 3Mini-Skirted Miao and Silver-Ornament-Making Experience
Day 4Ancient Papermaking Experience and China's Last Tribe of Gunmen
Day 5A Rice Terrace Trek and a Dong Village
Day 6Departure from Guiyang

Our Service Includes

  • One-to-one consultancy with our travel expert
  • Versatile and knowledgeable local guides
  • Your own chauffeur and comfortable vehicle
  • Hand-picked hotels to suit your preferences
  • Hotel breakfasts and local restaurant lunches
  • Entry to all attractions on the itinerary
  • The booking of internal transportation per your preferences
  • A 24/7 helpline while you are traveling

Trip Notes

Every element of the tour above can be tailored. Feel free to tell us your ideas and we will be happy to make adjustments for you.

1. Extend the Tour

  • Zhenyuan: Add a day for a relax gorge cruise and a peaceful ancient town.
  • Anshun: Add a day for China's biggest waterfall and karst park.
  • Guilin and Yangshuo: Add 2-3 days for Li River Cruise and Yangshuo countryside.
  • Zhangjiajie: Add 2-3 days to Zhangjiajie.
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2. Hotels and Meals in Remote Areas

In remote areas, such as Zhaoxing, star-rated hotels might not be as good as the same standard of hotels in big cities.

China Highlights has carefully selected the best restaurant and hotel available, based on criteria like location and environment. Your private guide will assist you in ordering the dishes you like and will accompany you to check in to your room.

3. Transportation

As China's new big data valley, the network of Guizhou high-speed rail now links to many directions over the country.

Guizhou is a mountainous province but roads to every villages are accessible. So car is a ideal vehicle when transferring between villages. To provide you with a comfortable experience, private car is provided.