Terraced Rice Fields
Longsheng County is located 108 km
in the mountainous region in the northeastern part of
Guilin. It is famous for its beautiful rice terraced
fields and ethnic villages in Longji Mountain (literally
meaning "Dragon's Backbone" in Chinese). The
well-known Longji Terraced Rice Fields were built through
many generations' hard work of the Zhuang people since
the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368), and continued until the
early Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) when construction was
The Longji Terraced Rice Fields covers
an area of 66 square kilometers. The fields were built
along the mountains slopes wind from the riverside up
to the mountaintop, with the highest place of an elevation
of 1100 meters and the lowest 300 meters.
Besides the amazing natural scenery,
Longsheng County is also famous for its colorful ethnic
customs and cultures. Most of the residents living in
villages in Longji are Yao and Zhuang minority nationalities,
mainly it is the Zhuang people. The women dress in unique
costumes in their daily life. When there are important
guests come from afar, they would sing folk songs and
dance to welcome the guests, and guests also can join
in with them to enjoy the Zhuang people's life and culture,
and even stay with local families to enjoy both the
local Longji rice-wine and the Longji cloud-tea.
China Great Travel offers tailor
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We provide pre-designed private packages, day trips
by bus / coach and flexible Guilijn tours to Longsheng
Longji. We are always ready to customize a new personal
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tours to Longji Terraced Rice
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