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Dali Countryside Trips

#1 of 16 Tours in Dali
Dali, China
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Non touristy individual tours, foreign run China travelagency, 20 years travelexperience, personal service.
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Reviewed September 22, 2019

We had a very nice daytrip to the countryside with a visit of a tempel and a market. We learned a lot about daily life in China, about the minorities and we had lunch in a local restaurant. We were in China for 4 weeks...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Inev987
Reviewed August 15, 2019

A day trip with Henriette and a driver, We did visit a small town. Best part was visit with one of the habitants, a older lady we called "grandma". We went to her home and had a nice talk with her. She offered us wallnuts...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank koenders88
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

Our guide Henriette Buist from China Minority Travel organised a nice tour for our family. Henriette is a dutch expat living in China for 20 years now and it was very interesting to listen to her. Also our 3 teenage daughters were very enthousiastic about...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Petronella S
Reviewed June 16, 2019

We really enjoyed our stay at Jim’s Tibetan Hotel in Dali. Jim took us on an outstanding tour of the Yi villages in the mountains outside the city. It was a great pleasure and education to spend time with Jim. He is so knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Canucklostindesert
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We spent a week on tour organised by Henrietta of China Minority Tours. We are travellers in our 60’s and wanted a non standard tour which did not involve long queues, bain marie buffets and trashy tourism. This tour was well organised and involved a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tony B
Reviewed June 12, 2018

A friendly hotel near the old centre of Dali is Jim's Tibetan Hotel. Clean, quiet rooms and a great banana pancake for breakfast. Rent a bike or ask Jim to organize a trip in the area. His Dutch wife Henriette is a travel agent for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank smithendriks
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Absolut AMAZING. We want a trip outside of the standard way and we contacted China minority travel. The arranged us a perfect organised trip from Kunming to the border of Myanmar and from Guiyang to Guiling. We saw beautifull things. One of the best trips...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank leia-obi
Reviewed April 25, 2018

In april we traveled for almost 3 weeks ,with a good english guide, Ricky and driver for a great part through the unknown villages and cities of the minorities of south Yunnan. A wonderful experiene We enjoyed to the riceterraces an the red earth country....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank viv279
Reviewed February 27, 2018

I only had five days to see the rice fields in Yuangyang - which are absolutely stunning. In this short time frame I needed an outfit to accommodate me real quick and I found Henriette and her China Minority Travels on Tripadvisor, Since she had...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Marion J
Reviewed August 11, 2017

During our trip through the beautiful Yunnan province we visited Dali. Dali is very touristy. As we wanted to see more of the area and its population, we contacted Henriette Buist of Cina Minority Travel. In consultation with Henriette, we agreed to take a day...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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