Largely unexplored, Guizhou Province is a hidden treasure on the map of China and that makes it a perfect location for our next adventure tour. The province is home to 48 China’s ethnic groups, so apart from breathtaking mountainous sceneries, it offers the opportunity to discover The rich and distinctive folk customs and cultures of the local minorities.
THIS THREE-DAY TRIP FEATURES:
A drive through Dong villages and a hike through some waterfalls
Hike info – DAY 1
Distance: 2 kilometers
Duration: 1 hour
A traditional Dong welcome into the village and topping it off with local cuisine.
Visit a waterfall close to the village, spend some time with the local children and a hike through the rice terraces in the mountains around the village.
In this three-hour hike we get to see the locals working the land with a stunning Guizhou scenery in the background.
Hikes info – DAY 2
Distance: 10 km (two hikes)
Duration: 4 hours
We visit Rongjiang’s old town to see the traditional architecture of the region.
PRICE: 1,399 RMB / 210 USD
*500 RMB deposit (included in the price) is required upon signing up. The full payment mut be made by the 30th of August.
In case of a cancellation, the amount paid is not refundable after the 30th of August unless a replacement is found.
A MINIMUM of 10 participants is required to organize this trip. Should the trip be cancelled due to a low number of participants, changing weather conditions or other unforeseeable factors, all guests receive a full refund.
MAXIMUM group size: 15 guests
- This allows us to give you a more pleasant and intimate experience.
Accepted payment methods:
Transfer/deposit to Bank of China
Roundtrip private car from Rongjiang to Wanzhai village
Local food, meat and vegetarian choices.
- Dinner on day one
- Breakfast, lunch and dinnner (BBQ) on day two
- Breakfast and lunch on day three
- Local guesthouse
- Shared double occupancy
Certified in First Aid / CPR / AED by American Red Cross.
- Accidental death and disability 100,000 RMB
- Accidental medical treatment 10,000 RMB
- Emergency Medical Evacuation 100,000 RMB
Important notice: If you do not work in China and do not have a Chinese bank account you are required to obtain your own insurance policy
The meeting spot for this adventure is Rongjiang train station on September 13th at 14:00. Please inform us which city are you traveling from and we will suggest the most suitable connection. If you need assistance with booking your tickets, a fee of 80 RMB will apply. Otherwise you may purchase your tickets through WeChat wallet and pick them up at your nearest train station.
The cost of roundtrip train tickets from selected cities:
- ADD 474 RMB if traveling from GUANGZHOU
- ADD 624 RMB if traveling from SHENZHEN
- ADD 614 RMB if traveling from ZHUHAI
- ADD 146 RMB if traveling from GUILIN
- ADD 508 RMB if traveling from CHANGSHA
Limited local rice wine will be available for free. All other drinks you must buy.
10:06 – Depart from Guanghou South Railway Station
13:59 – Arrive to Rongjiang, then take private cars to the waterfalls
15:30 – Start take hike along the waterfalls
17:30 – Finish the hike and travel to Wanzhai
18:00 – Traditional welcome by the ladies of Dong minority.
19:00 – Dinner
20:00 – Take a rest or join us for some games and drinks
08:00 – Breakfast
09:00 – Short hike to the waterfall
11:00 – Back at the village and play with the local kids or back to the guesthouse to relax or you are welcome to help in the cooking effort for lunch
12:00 – Lunch, local food meat/vegetarian
13:00 – Resting time (bring a book to read, take a nap, walk around the village or chat with the other guests)
15:00 – Longer hike through the surrounding mountains
18:00 – Back at the guesthouse
19:30 – Dinner
8:00 – Breakfast
9:00 – Depart from WanZhai
10:15 – Arrive to Rongjiang old town. Have free time to walk around
12:00 – Lunch
13:39 – Depart from Rongjiang
17:45 – Arrive in Guangzhou South
*** Please note that the schedule may be subject to change depending on the train ticket availability and weather conditions.