Day 1: Take speed train from Guilin to Sanjiang. Our guide will meet you and visit Chengyang Wind and Rain Bridge with Dong villages after lunch.Program:
Take speed train from Guilin to Sanjiang (170 km, about 40 minutes on train) in the morning. Our tour guide will meet you at Sanjiang South Train Station, and we will star our program after lunch - Chengyang Wind and Rain Bridge, Chengyang Eight Dong Villages
in Linxi Town. After the program, drive back to Sanjiang County and check-in.
After dinner, you could enjoy the show "Zuo Mei (Love Story)" (option)
-Chengyang Wind and Rain Bridge, also named Yongji Bridge with more than 100 years history; it is a Dong minority style architecture with the elements include bridge, pavilion and corridor; wood tenon and mortise structure (do not use nails), great technique.
-Chengyang Eight Dong Villages: Eight representative Dong minority villages, with well preserved Dong wood houses and public architectures such as Wind and Rain Bridges, drum towers and main stages; here you could also discover Dong people's clothing, accessories and other cultures.
-Zuo Mei Show (Love Story): Zuo Mei is traditional being in love of Dong minority people; this show named "Love Story", it is a performance combine of Dong people's dance, folk music, local customs. The show is once a day at 8:30 pm, duration is 70 minutes.
3 - 5 star hotel in Sanjiang County
Dong Hundred Feast
- it is a really interesting entertaining banquet of Dong minority. Every family of a village will cook at home and take their specialty dishes to the square in front of main stage and place them. Guests will be welcomed by Singing, Lusheng (a folk instrument made by bamboo) performance and fry tea. During the banquet, you could walk to every family's table to enjoy the foods and talk to them. After the banquet, Dong people will perform on the main stage, and also ask you to perform on their stage, at last but not the least, all people will dancing together, you will have a happy night in Dong village.
The Feast is not daily. If you could like to attending this activity, please contact us, we will check the schedule; or if you have more than 20 persons in your group, we could arrange a feast for you, as you know, the more guests attending, the happier the feast will be.
Day 2: After breakfast, we will visit Sanjiang Drum Tower and Danjiang Ancient Islande. Then transfer to Sanjiang Sation for your next destination.Program:
After breakfast, we will take a short visit of Sanjiang County to the Drum Tower, climb to the tower, take a bird's view of Sanjiang; after that, we will drive 55 km to Danzhou, visit Danzhou Ancient Island. After all program, drive to Sanjiang South Train Station take the train to Guilin or your other destination.
-Sanjiang Drum Tower
is the largest wood drum tower all over the world.
-Danzhou Ancient Island
is and ancient town on an island on Liujiang river, here you could visit Danzhou ancient city wall (not only defensive war but also defensive flood), Danzhou Tean Hou Temple, Danzhou Academy. Grapefruit is the key financial resources of local residents, you could enjoy delicious grapefruits here.