Guilin is a stylish beautiful city in the southwest of China. It is well known for pleasant Karst mountains and the Li River. It has been the most motivating spot for Chinese artists and craftsmen for a large number of years. The excellence of Guilin has been prized by ages to ages. There is an old Chinese saying to laud its astonishing normal magnificence: “Guilin’s excellence is the best under paradise”. In any case, numerous individuals don’t think about is that Guilin’s magnificence isn’t restricted in the City, the open country and the encompassing ethnic minority towns are much 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 “mythical serpent’s spine”. Many “Zhuang”, “Yao”, “Miao” minority bunches are living here today. They are living in the conventional 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, stunning, and consistently cultivated rice porches in China. The rice patio has the historical backdrop of over 600 years. It was first built in Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368) and finished in early Qing Dynasty (1644). The Longji individuals are exceptionally persevering and keen. 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 tirelessness and adherence, they made the inconceivable Longji Terraced Rice Field.
The fields spread a region of more than 66 square kilometers. How grand it is! The terraced rice fields resembles a winged serpent’s scales, while the summit of the fields is much the same as the foundation of the mythical beast. In the event that you remaining on a peak, you will the mountain edges expanding like an enthusiastic monster 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 view of the Longji rice patio 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 fleecy 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 reap season. A large portion of the rice is sitting tight for workers harvesting. Notwithstanding, that doesn’t mean you can not see anything as of now, despite what might be expected, you will stunned seeing the “brilliant pagoda” on the mountain. That is extremely marvelous! The beguiling of the rice porch won’t stop in winter, on the off chance that you visit here as of now, the entire mountain will be secured with day off. Much the same as a white mythical serpent lying on the mountain. So when you choose to come here you need not to stress over the seasons. In the event that you have opportunity you may come here whenever.
Longji has significantly more to see with the exception of the rice porch. The ethnic minority culture here is noteworthy as well. Longji is a land lives different ethnic gatherings. At the point when you show up at this secretive land, it resembles visiting a live gallery of China’s ethnic minority gatherings. On the highest point of the mountains you would meet the Yao ethnic gathering. Yao ladies are particularly talented in weaving, weaving and kicking the bucket. Silver are their preferred adornments.
At the point when you are strolling in the open country or climbing around there, you will constantly meet ladies with substantial silver hoops. All the more incredibly, Yao ladies dress their immensely 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 ensembles. It’s actually a magnificent spot to take a quick trip and see.
On the off chance 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 additionally offers you the dynamite perspectives on regular excellence and the Longji Terraced Rice Field. All and all, Longji is stunning; see it through your eyes.