Kaiping is about best known for its “diaolou,” multi-story towers that were built to serve as watchtowers to protect the city, and also as communal towers for groups of multiple families and as stronghouse residences for wealthy families. It is The only UNESCO Heritage Site in Guangdong.

SCHEDULE

8:30 – Depart from Guangzhou

11:00 – Arriving in Tangkou
Short presentation about the Tangkou Community Project. Check-into the rooms.

12:00 – Lunch time

13:30 – Begin the hike

16:00 – Return to the hostel

16:30 – Sunset bike ride

19:00 – Dinner time

20:30 – Drinks and games at the hostel

9:00 – Farming alongside the villagers

10:30 – Dumpling making workshop

12:00 – Lunch time and resting

14:00 – Sightseeing nearby villages

17:00 – Check out from the hostel

18:00 – Dinner time

19:00 – Departure from Tangkou

21:30 – Arriving in Guangzhou

PRICE 1300 RMB

*Sign up before April the 12th

*500 RMB deposit (included in the price) is required upon sigining up.
The full payment must be made by the 14th of April.

In case of cancellation the deposit is not-refundable after the 14th of April.

Should the trip be cancelled due to changing weather conditions or other unforeseeable factors, all guests receive a full refund.

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  1. Private bus from Gaungzhou to Kaiping (let us know if you’re joining from another city.
  2. 5 complimentary meals (lunch and dinner on the 1st day/breakfast, lunch and dinner on the 2nd day)
  3. Accommodation in a hostel.
    (male and female separated dorms)
    *If you need a private room, an additional fee of 160 RMB is required.
  4. All activities : hiking / biking / farming / dumpling making workshop / sightseeing.
  5. Two English speaking group leaders.
  6. Photos and videos from DJI Mavic drone and GoPro.
  7. Travel insurance.

SCHEDULE

8:30 – Depart from Guangzhou

11:00 – Arriving in Tangkou 
Short presentation about the Tangkou Community Project. Check-into the rooms.

12:00 – Lunch time

13:30 – Begin the hike 

16:00 – Return to the hostel

16:30 – Sunset bike ride 

19:00 – Dinner time 

20:30 – Drinks and games at the hostel

9:00 – Farming alongside the villagers 

10:30 – Dumpling making workshop

12:00 – Lunch time and resting

14:00 – Sightseeing nearby villages 

17:00 – Check out from the hostel 
18:00 – Dinner time 

19:00 – Departure from Tangkou

21:30 – Arriving in Guangzhou