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Yongding Earth Building

South of Longyan Region, Yongding County 364100, China
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Private Tour: Nanjing and Yongding Earth Buildings from Xiamen
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South of Longyan Region, Yongding County 364100, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Fujian Tulou (in Chinese: 土樓) are Chinese Hakka rural “castles” built in the mountain areas in Fujian Province of China. The Hakka Tulou in Fujian are usually a fortified buildings in circular shape. One of my Hong Kong friends is fluent in Fujian dialect,...More

Thank May W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn’t want to join a 1 day Chinese group tour from Xiamen. Such tours are typically rushed, with wasted time on shopping, lunch and end up seeing minimal places hurriedly. Being solo, it is not cost effective to hire a private car and guide....More

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Visited this as part of the tour as my mother is Hakka and she wanted to see these buildings. Interesting large communal house of the Hakkas and very well maintained. There are several round and square houses here but most people will visit this building....More

Thank JoeCool_KL
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very interesting place to visit, good to walk around the building and see the different areas. The building looks great from the outside in the round architecture and has nice decoration in the inside. Plenty of history

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Beautiful and impressive earthern buildings with some build hundred of years ago. Went with a tour guide who was very knowledgeable about the history, the construction and the culture and tradition of the people and family who live here. With written English materials not available,...More

1  Thank ongaiai
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Have been to many parts of China, but this trip to Yongding Tulou country is quite an awesome and inspiring experience. That the hakka people, out of necessity and grits, could construct these buildings practically in the middle of nowhere, is truly remarkable. Heng kong,...More

Thank jtangbkk
Reviewed 3 September 2016

There are so many other tulous that it is unnecessary to visit this one. Especially before 4 pm. Avoid.

Thank Mikeworld
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

If you are not familiar or non Chinese speaking it is best to get a local guide so you can have a better understanding of the Hakka culture. Had not seen young locals around and majority of those we met were above 60s. They were...More

Thank Al H
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

The Tulou communities of Yongding's Hakka people are a must see sight. I've been living in China for two years and have visited many places here and I think the tulou of Fujian are really special. Everyone knows when they come that they will see...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Amazing to see that an entire community continues to live and work in here. Most of the first floor area are converted tea shops and some of the neighbours will invite you up to the 3rd floor to take a panorama picture of the entire...More

Thank mudan213
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Response from BluesMan2047 | Reviewed this property |
RMB 90. Some of the hostel operator will tell you they have methods to skip the entrance fees, DO NOT trust them. Buy proper tickets are more secure. [Sometimes those operators are link with some "officials", they will check... More