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China Minority Culture Experience Tour


China Minority Culture Experience Tour



Weekly Guaranteed Departure Based On Minimum of 2 Pax with Monday Arrival in Guilin


Tour Summary





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Day01 Arrival in Guilin

Upon arrival, greeted at airport and transferred to hotel for rest.

Hotel: Guilin Park Hotel 4* or similar



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Day02 GuilinYangshuo Guilin (B/L/D)

Take a spectacular cruise down the meandering Li River. The scenery is breathtaking, as jagged, mist-covered mountains loom before you, and quaint villages dot the riverbanks. Disembark at Yangshuo and visit the Yangshuo West Street, then drive back to Guilin, enjoy the Minority Dance & Music Show at night.



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Day03 Guilin-Kunming (B/L/D)

In the morning, pay a visit to Reed Flute Cave. Inside this water-eroded cave is a spectacular world of various stalactites, stone pillars and rock formations created by carbonate deposition. After lunch, fly to Kunming. Upon arrival, visit Jinma & Biji Square, also known as the Golden Horse Archway. It has distinctive ethnic characteristics and is considered the symbol of Kunming. Lastly, visit the Pagoda of the West and East Temple, both dating from the Tang period (618-907) and both having been faithfully rebuilt after the Muslim uprising of 1868.

Hotel: Kai Wah Plaza International Hotel 5* or similar



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Day04 Kunming-Stone Forest-Kunming (B/L/D)

After breakfast, proceed to visit Stone Forest, which is famed for the “number one scenic wonder under Heaven.” It is one of the most important attractions of Yunnan. The magnificent, strange and steep landscape creates countless labyrinthine vistas, including: Major Stone Forest, Minor Stone Forest and Naigu Stone Forest, all of which feature stones in various formations. Animals, plants, and even human figures can be found here. Some are elegant, some are rugged, and each is lifelike with its own distinguishing characteristics.


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Day05 Kunming-Dali (B/L/D)

After breakfast, we will travel westward to Dali. Traditionally one of the best places in China to tune in, turn on, and drop out for a while, Dali remains a wonderful place to visit. Then, we will visit Lake Erhai and the oldest architectural structures in Southwest China, the Three Pagodas. At night, we will visit the old town of Dali, where foreign tourists fill the bars and coffee houses.

Hotel: Regent Hotel 5* or similar



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Day06 Dali-Lijiang (B/L/D)

In the morning, we will visit Xizhou Village with Bai-style buildings. The Naxi is a proud, if small, ethnic group and have held on to many of their traditions, despite the encroachment of modern life. Transfer to Lijiang, which boasts more than four full traditional orchestras. Upon arrival, walk along on Lijiang Ancient Town.

Hotel: Wonderport International Hotel Lijiang 5* or similar



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Day07 Lijiang (B/L/D)

After hotel breakfast, visit the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, which is also known as Mount Satseto. The gorgeous view as it gives Jade Snow Mountain also changes in seasons and weathers. Sometimes it is wrapped around by mist looking like a veiled beauty; sometimes circled by the cloud around the waist, sometimes completely covered by cloud. Afterward, you will visit the Baisha Village, one of the oldest villages in Lijiang City. In the town there are many ancient buildings built during the Ming Dynasty, including Dabaoji Palace, Liuli Temple, and Wenchang Palace. The well-known Baisha Frescoes are located in Dabaoji Palace. 



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Day08 Lijiang-next destination (B)

Transfer to airport to for the flight to next destination. Tour ends.




Alternative 9 Day Tour: 


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Day08 Lijiang-Shenzhen (B/L)

After hotel breakfast, take a morning flight to Shenzhen. Upon arrival, visit Shenzhen Museum and Shenzhen Landmark Square. Afterwards, enjoy free time shopping in the Luohu Shopping Mall.

Hotel: Shangri-La Hotel Shenzhen 5* or similar



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Day09 Shenzhen Departure (B)

End of the trip after breakfast. You can go to Hong Kong easily by cross the Luohu border or stay behind to visit your relatives here.