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Within the County, Longsheng County 541700, China
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Reviewed 10 November 2018

Enjoyed going to the rice terraces and staying to sleep in Baike hotel. Very poor village in a beautiful landscape and nice to meet the Miao and Yao peoples. Good shopping and friendly people. very recommended

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank craigsearle
Reviewed 1 November 2018

All wooden houses, lots of shops. Have good sturdy shoes for climbing and descending the stairs and trail.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bellechasse10
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We were fortunate enough to visit the amazing rice terraces in Ping'An at harvest time, last week. We were accompanied by a guide who knew all the best views of the fields. The golden colors were spectacular, and watching the different workers do both full...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jeanniedc
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Enjoyed going to the terraces and staying to sleep in baike hotel. very poor village in a beautiful landscape. very recommended

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ht66
Reviewed 4 October 2018

A lovely little village working hard not to lose its old world charm. The great thing now is you can get an oversized golf cart from the parking area to the lookout (for a fee) above Ping An then walk DOWN. Still pack light though....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank FStrat
Reviewed 22 September 2018

still one of the top scenic spots of the world; locals build so many new pensions - some of visitors see it as destruction, but it can also be seen as the only way to give hope to young locals to stay, work hard, and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kmarko
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This place is one of the most beautiful places I’ve visited. Breathtaking views. The terrace rice paddies are unbelievably gorgeous. Everyone should visit this place when visiting Guilin. It is a hike along a lot of stairs to get up to the beautiful area but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MaryEllenC_12
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The Pingan rice fields and village were one of the worlds top scenic spots. The village is on the way of complete destruction as the building of 6-8 floor hotels completely overtake the view of the old monumental buildings. Also the rice fields itself are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rudolf3071
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We chose to spend an extra day in Guilin during our Travel China Guide tour to visit the Longji Terraced Rice Fields. Our local guide Sherry gave us the options for viewing & we chose this one although she warned us about the steep steps...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Pam Q
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place these locals live in.The walk alone to get to this incredible place is so worth the effort.Many stairs and pathways through the rice paddies and hills.There is a lot of hotels opening up.You have to appreciate the hard work that comes...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Debbie H
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14 June 2017|
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Response from Alistair450 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ping'An is a very small village. Whatever accommodation you choose you will only be a few minutes at most from great views over the rice terraces. Walking to the two viewing platforms will give you a number of great... More
24 March 2016|
Response from Jamestankee H | Reviewed this property |
Hi , you can visit Ping An village around Christmas . The temperature could be 5 to 8 degree and night around 0 . Guesthouse are equipped with heater , less crowded and winter view is totally different . Hope this helps .
10 August 2015|
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Response from RoLandUO | Reviewed this property |
all depends on how much time you have and WHEN you travel. stay away from Chinese public holidays! a) Guilin which you reach from abroad via any major international airport, the closest major one probably is Guangzhou. b... More