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Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces

80 kilometers from Guilin, Longsheng County 541701, China
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80 kilometers from Guilin, Longsheng County 541701, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We caught the shuttle bus up to Longji old village. Hair raising ride for the single lane and tight hairpin corners. From drop off to the village is about 30 minutes. The terraces looked good but would be better in October when the rice goes...More

1  Thank Blackdog3_Adel
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Longsheng rice terraces is an unforgettable experience! We visited "Nine Dragon Seven Tiger" on 9 May 2017 when the terraces were filled with water which sparkled and danced under the glow of the late afternoon sun. How the terraces have been carved out is...More

Thank Voyager1903
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started from our Hotel in Ping'An (Longji One Art Hotel, which by the way is highly recommended) at 8:30 in early September. Our first stop was the 'Nine Dragons and Five Tigers' viewpoint with a nice overview of the Ping'An rice terraces. We walked...More

Thank Je55e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visit this magical place before too long as tourism for the Chinese market is booming and hotels are going up like mushrooms! The rice terraces are truly spectacular extending for miles down and around the hills. Walking is the only way to see them, trainers...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing views and photos await when you go to this 600+ year old small village. Stay at the Ping'an Art hotel for a full experience.

Thank Eden D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Obviously the rice terraces in China are something spectacular: a beautiful panorama, at all times of the year. Even with the rain the view takes your breath away

Thank MauroCogno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although I went when the rice fields weren't green, it was still a fantastic visit. I took the cable car up and back. The views are amazing and I managed to get some great shots with the wind blowing a scarf. You can get walk...More

Thank Keru N
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Hiking around Dragons Backbone was one of my favorite trips. The views are incredible and it's easy to wear yourself out just exploring for a couple of days. If you are looking for a quiet, active and rustic weekend around stunning views and a rich...More

Thank AgoutiAsh
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Hiking the rice terraces was on par with hiking the Great Wall. Unbelievable day filled with some of the most breathtaking views I've ever seen. If you don't speak any Mandarin, you might think about hiring a guide as some of the trails are marked...More

1  Thank Clare O
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The rice terraces on the sie of this mountain are absolutely stunning and a sight that you will not see anywhere else. We were lucky to arrive just after the rains and got stunning views of the countryside with the added bonus of pieces of...More

Thank Niels d
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David S
4 April 2017|
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Response from parisfoodie1 | Reviewed this property |
I concur with the other respondents. If all you want to do is look at the terraces, then a long drive offers ample views. But if you want to walk in them, and explore the villages that are surrounded by the rice terraces... More
25 March 2017|
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Response from CarolBradyGonzalez | Reviewed this property |
Hello, We came from Yangshou so it is different. I suggest writing to Andy and he will let you know what the cost is. Very reasonable costs from Andy and very dependable. Check under tours at Andys private tours. He will... More