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In Longsheng County of Guilin, a area is known as Longji, which means the dragon's backbone in Chinese.Longji in Chinese means "Dragon's Backbone". When climbing to the top of it and looking down at the nearby terraced rice fields, you will have the feeling that you are standing on the dragon's back as the terraced rice paddies look like the shining scales of the dragon.It is an area where the entire mountain range is covered with terraced rice fields. They were built over more than a thousand years, which are not only a faming miracle for creativity and scale, but also exceptionally beautiful and different during the four seasons. Scattered across the rice fields are ethnic minority villages. It is unique that so many different minority groups live in the same area in harmony and have yet maintained their own unique traditions.Longsheng is a mountainous county famous for its Dragon's Backbone rice terraces Field - Longji terraces, Hot spring, colorful mixture of Dong, Zhuang, Yao and Miao ethnic groups, Village, and rich local specialties, For exmple Longji tea, peppers, watery wine, glutinous rice, soapstone wares, bamboo wares.

Its population: 167,000, area: 2,442 sq km

Longsheng Scenery and Folkways

The national customs of the Longsheng are rich and colorful from the pole Dancing of the Zhuang to Harmony Folk Songs of the Dong. The Reed-Pipe Dancing, Bride Carrying water and Long Drum Dancing of the yao to the stick of lncense Dancing of Miao,. They all have their own distinctive national Characteristics, The colorful customs and folk songs are pleasing to both the eyes and mind. The fragrant Pearl Oil Tea Of the Miao and the mellow Dragons Backbone Wine of the Zhuang, the Alid Banquet of the Dong and Bamboo Rice of the Yao possess their own ethnic flavors as well as these Fascinating Customs and traditions,. There are many buildings of different styles, the ingenious Drum Tower, the wind Rain Bridge of the Dong and the Dras Jiac Tower of the Zhuang, if you come here, you will certainly be treated cordially by the hospitable nationalities.

 

 

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    Longsheng terraced fields
    "Longji in Chinese means "Dragon's Backbone".  in Chinese show a picture of great momentum and imposing beauty, being reputed as "unrivalled in the world".
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    Jinkeng Rice Terrace
    The highest altitude of the Jinkeng rice terraces is 880 meters, and the lowest altitude is 380 meters. They show a picture of great momentum and imposing beauty!

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  • Longsheng Hot Springs National Forest

    The National Forest Park in Longsheng is a fairyland. It is known as "the heaven of peace and happiness" and "the paradise
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  •  Baimian Yao Village  
    Surround by verdant woods, the village is situated in Longsheng Hot Spring National Park, 6 km from Longsheng hot spring.  the village was now inhabited by 35 households of Red Yao people.
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              • Yinshui Dong Village 
                The village is nestled in the trench valley, there the steep peaks with dense forest stretching to the sky, the waterfall flying into the valley, just like a silver chain far away,
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                Jinzhu Zhuang Villag    Jinzhu Zhuang village is located 16 kilometres far from Long sheng autonomy County in Guilin, near the dragon ridge "world an unique" terraced fields. 
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                Huangluo Yao village
                Being well-known as "the First Village of Long Hair under Heaven". The amazing landscapes with long hair girls will fest your eye!    
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                    Pingan village
                 Pingan Village locates at the top of Longji terraces. The altitude is up to 1200 meters. The population here is more than 200. Inhabited
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              •   Dwellings in Longji Minority Villages
                Row upon row of terraced fields spirals up the mountains, which look like dragon scales. A magnificent scenery spot of dragons rising and tigers leaping would be appreciated in the distance.    Read More >>
              •  Longsheng Minority Tribes
                As well as amazing scenery, Longsheng is also the area to visit for culture. Since it is home to four different ethnic minorities, you have the opportunity to --
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              Four different ethnic minorities
              As well as amazing scenery, Longsheng is also the area to visit for culture. Since it is home to four different ethnic minorities, you have the opportunity to see firsthand the rich variety of customs in this district. The most visible cultural differences are perhaps the costumes worn by the local women. In Dazhai, see the embroidered pink costumes, the heavy, silver earrings, and the extremely long hair of the Yao women. In Ping'an, you will notice the Zhuang women wearing white shirts, black pants, and brightly coloured towels on their heads. As you look out at the vast mountain panoramas, it is a real spectacle to see women dressed in such finery working the fields.