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Address: Within the County, Longsheng County 541700, China
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Full-Day Small-Group Tour Longji Rice Terraces and Mountain Village from Guilin

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Spectacular views in a rural area

The trip from the parking lot up to the village is a major part of the experience. Don't under-estimate the climb. If you have luggage with, I would advice the carriers which... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The trip from the parking lot up to the village is a major part of the experience. Don't under-estimate the climb. If you have luggage with, I would advice the carriers which offer their services. You won't regret 😃 The views up the hills are breath-taking, probably in any season or weather. We had some sun and some rain. You... More 

Thank Heini W
Hoorn, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a remarkable experience to walk in an ancient village. Of course there is a lot of activities to upgrade it. But for now it gives a feeling of authenticity. Everytime when you walk around there is a different beautiful view

Thank Kees W
Henfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This village is up in the mountains surrounded by beautiful rice terraces. No cars can reach so its a 20 minute walk from the car park at the bottom of the mountain to the village. There are lady porters available to carry your bags (well worth a few Yuan) and I guarantee that even though they are 70+ years of... More 

Thank Malcolm E
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our stay here and cant wait to be back. Enjoyed the bamboo rice and the noodles. We recommend this place to anyone, we did have a tour guide through Yangshuo Insider which are glad about it. We stayed at Star-wish Resort which we loved too.

Thank ACoop907
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the lower village on the Longsheng Rice Terraces. You can get there with a tour bus, or public bus, from Guilin. Most tours go here. We had some of the best food in this village! You can get amazing views of the century old rice terraces from this village, but if you really want to experience life on... More 

Thank dahuntraveler
Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

The village itself has a lot of building going on and is a maze of alleyways and stairs so it is easy to get turned around. We happened to accidentally stumble across the annual rice planting festival that Ping'an holds every year. It was really incredible. They demonstrated traditional methods of plowing which was quite interesting to see. (We found... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

this is such a fun, quaint village. it's up the mountain...you have to walk for about 1/2 hour to get there....it's gorgeous...the buildings are so interesting to see....a fantastic part of china.

Thank jolynm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Car free village, catering for the rice farming and tourist trade. Basic, with limited facilities. Did encounter a dog skinning which was as we understood not uncommon but not a very pleasent sight.

Thank Martin D
Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

You have to go to the village to see the rice terraces, we did not like the village itself very much. Very touristic and a bit 'messy'. The village can not be reached by car, it is a 20 minute walk up the hill. You can leave your baggage at the main parking lot some kilometers down the road (20... More 

Thank Hanshja
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

We loved the little - actually not so little - village of Ping an. It is set in the mountains of the rice terraces. It was low season and quite cold, when we visited so was pretty quiet. The people were great - shop owners not pushy but had amazing local wares for sale. including solid silver jewellery, beautiful stone... More 

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