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Address: 80 kilometers from Guilin, Longsheng County 541701, China
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Our guide and driver drove us to these rice terraces from Guilin. It was a warm and humid, but pleasant, day in April. After so many days of being in crowded Chinese cities, it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide and driver drove us to these rice terraces from Guilin. It was a warm and humid, but pleasant, day in April. After so many days of being in crowded Chinese cities, it was great to drive into the countryside and see the more rural Chinese lifestyle. We walked the paths up the hillside and through the rice terraces.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Scenery is surreal and breathtaking. Went to Dazhai because we read it had less tourists. Not sure if that is true because we were unable to go to Ping'An. There were people on the paths but not a lot. Busiest area is the Scenic spot #3- the cable car takes you up there or you can hike it. We recommend... More 

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Henfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I travelled here in November 2015. We stayed in the Ping An village overnight and then toured the rice terraces. There are no roads to the village so lady porters (in their 70s and 80s they leave you behind on the climb !) take your bags up to the wooden hotel just below the terraces. The rice... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must visit. We had the best time, the views are incredible and the experience of being in the rice terraces and seeing all the fields is amazing. We enjoyed walking in the village and just enjoying the view. We were also very lucky as we were able to spend time with the locals! We would recommend this... More 

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Rishpon, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The scenery is indeed spectacular. We visited the rice terraces in the start of June, where most of the terraces are filled with water, and local farmers start to plant the fields. The terraces are a real wonder, and the construction is almost unbelievable. In Longsheng there are two main points to view the terraces: Those of Ping'an are the... More 

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ann arbor, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The Longji rice terraces are gorgeous! We went in May when it is wet and thus the terraces are water filled; in the fall they wold be rice filled. Tripod and polarizer would be quite helpful but you can get by without them.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

I stayed overnight at the rice terraces in August. The hike and view of sunset is out of the world amazing. It is amazing how man can conqure nature and terraform the mountain into rice patties.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Amazing rice paddies maybe one of the best locations for such a view. Most beautiful the best time to visit is either month of May prior to planting or September before harvesting , than the colors are unique! Don't be lazy if you are a photographer go to the top and take your time , the colors of the paddies... More 

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

our favorite spot on our trip! we loved this area. it was a bit rainy and misty, which made the scenery even more spectacular!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The Longsheng Rice Fields were definitely the Highlight of our month long trip to China! We stayed at Li'an Lodge which is absolutely the best place!! and has the most incredible views with easy access to Lookout point 2 and 1!. Will say I am Not 100% sure how what we experienced is considered Dragons Backbone Rice Terraces or not... More 

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