This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Yongding Earth Building, South of Longyan Region, Yongding County 364100 China
7:00 am - 8:00 am Hotel pick-up
Local expert guide will pick you up from your Xiamen downtown hotel lobby between 7:00 am - 8:00 am based on your hotel location, aboard the comfortable vehicle to start the amazing Hakka Cultural Village trip.
8:00 am - 12:00 am Transfer to Yongding
It takes around 3 hours driving to the most concentrated of all earthen house clusters - Hongkeng Tulou Cultural Village in Yongding County. On the way, visit Shiqiao Village to see the real authentic hakka life without the modern commercialization impact.
12:00 am - 1:00 pm Local lunch
Enjoy an authentic lunch at local family’s house.
1:00 pm -3:30 pm
Start to explore the Hongkeng Tulou Cultural Village which was firstly built in the middle of the 16th century (Ming Dynasty) with dozens of earthen houses of various types. The Earth Tower of Hakka has a long history. As early as one thousand years ago, some of the original Hakka migrated and settled at the sparse Yongding area of Fujian. Tulou House, the Hakka Residential Earthen House, is a kind of large-scale residential building that provides a place for clansmen to live compactly, it also has defensive function. Follow your guide to discover the history and culture of Hakka people, visit the Zhenchenglou - a magnificent building combining the Chinese style with the western style, Kuijulou - a palace style building, Fuyulou - a five-phoenix style building, and Rushenglou - a mini-sized circular building.
3:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hotel drop-off
Then enjoy a safe and comfortable transfer back to Xiamen and drop off at your hotel to conclude the trip.
Duration: 10 hours