Day 1: Guangzhou-Xiamen-Yongding Tulou
Pass By: Silk Road Trips, 185 Road Xiaobei, Yuexiu District Suite 816, Guangzhou 510000 China
Stop At: Gaobei Tulou Compound, Gaobei Village, Gaotou Country, Yongding County 364100 China
At 7am, you will be picked up by our representative from hotel lobby of centrally located Guangzhou hotel, then drive to Guangzhou airport to catch 1-hour flight to
Upon arrival, you will take 2.5-hour ride to
Yongding Tulou. Then you will visit the Hongkeng Tulous which consist of dozens of Earthen Buildings including Zhenchenglou (the prince of Earth Buildings), Rushenglou (the mini Earth Buildings), Kuiju lou(the Potala Palace style) and Fuyulou(the ancient mansion).
Later you will visit the king of Earth Building--
Chengqilou Tulou, which likes a magnificent castle to protect the dwellers .
Lunch is included at a local restaurant.
Tonight you will stay at a local guesthouse in the original Tulou, this is a unique travel experience!
Duration: 6 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight in local guesthouse in the original Tulou
Day 2: Yongding - Xiamen - Guangzhou
Stop At: Gulangyu Vagetable Market Longtou Nongmao Market, Beside Longtou Road, Xiamen 361002 China
Drive back to Xiamen this morning, then take a ferry to
Kulangsu(Gulangyu) Island which covers an area 1.91 skm. There are plenty of old houses that were built one hundred years ago on the island. It is nice to walk on the quiet island due to the traffic control. You can visit the elegant
Shuzhuang Garden and
Piano Museum, and climb up the
Sunlight Rock to get panorama view of the entire island.
Later you will take ferry back, and being transferred to Xiamen Airport to catch flight back to Guangzhou. Upon arrival, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Guangzhou, where the tour concludes.
Duration: 4 hours
No accommodation included on this day.