Guilin is a glitzy picturesque city in the southwest of China. It is celebrated for beautiful Karst mountains and the Li River. It has been the most moving spot for Chinese writers and specialists for a large number of years. The magnificence of Guilin has been prized by ages to ages. There is an old Chinese saying to praise its astounding common excellence: “Guilin’s magnificence is the best under paradise”. Notwithstanding, numerous individuals don’t think about is that Guilin’s magnificence isn’t constrained in the City, the open country and the encompassing ethnic minority towns are considerably progressively stunning.
One of the most terrific ethnic minority towns close by Guilin is Longji, 100km away in 2 hours driving. Longji in Chinese signifies “monster’s spine”. Many “Zhuang”, “Yao”, “Miao” minority bunches are living here today. They are living in the customary wooden and bamboo houses sited in favor of mountains. 3,280 feet high on the mountains are Longji Terraced Rice Fields where is the most seasoned, the most well known, amazing, and ceaselessly cultivated rice patios in China. The rice patio has the historical backdrop of over 600 years. It was first developed in Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368) and finished in early Qing Dynasty (1644). The Longji individuals are extremely dedicated and savvy. At the point when they previously settled here, there is a bad situation for them to develop crops. So as to endure, they splendidly terraced the mountain sides, and developed rice on every little straightened surface. With their steadiness and adherence, they made the unimaginable Longji Terraced Rice Field.
The fields spread a zone of more than 66 square kilometers. How grand it is! The terraced rice fields resembles a mythical serpent’s scales, while the highest point of the fields is much the same as the foundation of the winged serpent. In the event that you remaining on a peak, you will the mountain edges expanding like an energetic goliath Chinese Dragon wilding on the earth. This is the reason individuals called here as the Longji Terraced Rice Field.
The most energizing thing is that the landscape of the Longji rice porch is changed with seasons. In spring, all pieces of the porch are brimming with the water, with the refection of the daylight it would appear that mirrors. You could see the blue sky and the cushioned mists in the “reflect”. Nearby individuals considered it the “reflect porch”. In summer, you will see the rice plumule became development, much the same as the little green timberlands. Pre-winter is the gather season. The vast majority of the rice is sitting tight for workers harvesting. Be that as it may, that doesn’t mean you can not see anything right now, despite what might be expected, you will stunned seeing the “brilliant pagoda” on the mountain. That is extremely tremendous! The enchanting of the rice porch won’t stop in winter, in the event that you visit here right now, the entire mountain will be secured with day off. Much the same as a white mythical beast lying on the mountain. So when you choose to come here you need not to stress over the seasons. On the off chance that you have opportunity you may come here whenever.
Longji has much more to see aside from the rice porch. The ethnic minority culture here is great as well. Longji is a land lives different ethnic gatherings. At the point when you show up at this puzzling area, it resembles visiting a live historical center of China’s ethnic minority gatherings. On the highest point of the mountains you would meet the Yao ethnic gathering. Yao ladies are particularly gifted in weaving, weaving and biting the dust.
Silver are their preferred adornments. At the point when you are strolling in the open country or climbing here, you will constantly meet ladies with overwhelming silver studs. All the more incredibly, Yao ladies dress their enormously long hairs like large caps. This has been recorded in the Guinness Book of World’s Records. Other than the Yao People, you would likewise meet the Zhuang and Miao minority individuals. Every one of the ethnic gatherings has its own language, music, nourishment, custom, and outfits. It’s actually an awesome spot to take a quick trip and see.
In the event that you are an explorer, at that point Longji Terraced Rice Field is a spot ought not be missed. Climbing starting with one town then onto the next not just permits you to get up near these mountain minority clans with their reality, yet in addition offers you the breathtaking perspectives on regular magnificence and the Longji Terraced Rice Field. All and all, Longji is stunning; see it through your eyes.