One Day Private Tour to Xidi, Hongcun, Nanping and Guanlu


Tour Type:
Private Tour
Location Visited:
Xidi, Hongcun, Nanping, Guanlu Village
Tour Feature:
Nature & Culture
1 Day
Physical Rating:
Pick-up Point:
Your Tunxi Hotel
Finishing Point:
Your Tunxi Hotel
Payment Methods:
Credit Card/Wire Transfer
Best Time to Go:
Whole Year Around


Day 1

Our local English-speaking guide and skilled driver will pick you up at your Tunxi hotel at around 8:30am (or your convenient time) to make an excursion to the nearby old villages.

The first stop is Xidi, a stronghold for prosperous merchant Hu clan dating to AD 1047. The thoughtful intricate-carvings interior contrasting with the simple exterior of black tiled roof and white walls deserves a closer and throughout exploration to find out the hidden Chinese ancestors' life wisdom. The decorative arch named Huwenguang Paifang, notable ancestral halls like Diji Hall, Zhuimu Hall can be checked out among the maze of flagstone lanes.

Then drive to Hongcun, a stronghold for another wealthy Wang clan. Here a leisure village stroll can be rewarded with the idyllic portrait of bridges, lakeside views, winding lanes and old traditional halls. The village's original ox-shape water systems, flushing water through the village for the purpose of the fire-proofing and irrigating exemplifies the ancient locals' living intelligence.

Continue our village tour to the tranquil Nanping spanning over 1,100 years. Many ancestral halls, clan shrines and merchant residences, old schooling gardens huddle within the village's mazelike alleys. The tragedy film Judou directed by Zhang Yimou as well as the Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon by Ang Lee, has also taken in this village as the setting.

Another old village is the Guanlu. The Badajia, as the main draw of the village, is household buildings of 8 local wealthy brothers that have skillfully separated into 8 units and connected as a whole. The architectures here have also retained the Huizhou features: halls, light well, gardens, and courtyard.

Conclude today's ancient village tour and transfer back to your city hotel.

Package Details


  • Private English-speaking guide in land tour
  • Private driver and air-conditioned vehicle in land tour
  • All admissions to spots and activities listed in the above itinerary


  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Gratuities
  • Insurance


Group Size 1 Person 2-5 Person 6-9 Person
Price Per Person 221 142 102
  • Prices are per person in U.S. dollars.
  • Child (3-11 years): 40% off adult price.
  • Infant (0-2 years): free (Infants are not entitled to their own seat).
  • See payment guide

Service Start: days
Group Members: Adults (12+)        Children (2-12 yrs)          Infants (0-2 yrs)
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Reliable Partner:

We only select the local experienced tour company to assure you a safe and easy tour.

Formal Travel contract:

On reservation, we will send you a travel confirmation with the local operator's contact information.

Complaint Solution:

We are under the supervision of National Tourism Administration of the People's Republic of China and Guilin Municipal Tourism Bureau. If you receive unsatisfying service and not satisfied with our settlement, you can issue a complaint to both of these two official travel organizations.



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