Entrance to Zhaoxing Dong Zhai, Guizhou province, China
Vacations to Guizhou, China
Allow us to let you in on a secret – Chinese tourists are shunning the popular areas of Guilin and Dali and heading to Guizhou province of China instead. Why? Well, this is where you can discover some of China’s lesser known (but no less spectacular) natural beauty and immerse yourself in the lives of some of China’s fascinating and diverse ethnic minority groups.
The undulating and verdant countryside of this region is punctuated by karst outcrops. Head to the Huangguoshu Falls to marvel at the waterfalls and the rainbows that dance in their mist in this cave and karst complex in Anshun. If you’re a real sucker for watery spectacles, then other falls will tempt you too, such as the impressive and less crowded 76-metre-high Shizhangdong Waterfall. More dazzling natural formations can be found Dragon Palace Cave, Zhijin Cave and Danxia Landform.
Yet a visit to the Guizhou province is much more than just lovely scenery. It’s a region of China that has dozens of ethnic minority groups, providing visitors with a captivating insight into a myriad of cultures and customs. Sometimes seemingly untouched by modern life, the existence in some parts of Guizhou province is fascinating. Traditional farms and old villages reveal intriguing customs to learn about. And isn’t that what travel is all about?
Unleash your inner snapper and capture some of China’s most beautiful scenery
Explore traditional villages that are home to the province’s minority groups
Guizhou trip ideas
Here are some trip ideas to Guizhou. All of our trip ideas shown below are examples, and we’ll amend, adapt or start from scratch, until we’ve created the perfect trip for you. See one you like, or have a trip in mind? Call us now to book: 020 3510 5777
Places to stay in Guizhou
Here are some of our favorite accommodation options in Guizhou. All of our hotels and lodges are hand-picked by our Travel Designers. Need help deciding where to stay during your trip? Call our Travel Designers now and they’ll help you pick the best hotels suited to your needs: 020 3510 5777