China travel map - Relaxing Winter Escape to Detian Waterfall & Mingshi

Taking this relaxing tour to visit the amazing minority land of Guangxi is one of the best choices to escape from cold winter. Starting from Nanning, you’ll explore Mingshi Scenic Area – a photographers’ paradise that is known as “Small Guilin”, Detian Waterfall - the world’s second largest transnational waterfall, spectacular Tongling Grand Canyon and Huashan Murals. End the tour in Nanning.

Best for: Expats, Couples, Family 

Duration: 4 days & 3 nights

Destinations: Nanning - Longzhou - Chongzuo - Nanning

Starting & Ending Points: Nanning

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Picked up from station/airport/hotel in Nanning, you will be transferred to Huashan Murals at Ninming county with around 2hrs driving. Take a cruise tour to explore precious ancient rock paintings stretching several kilometers along the cliffs by the river. You will also see mysterious cliff tombs and time-honored temples. After the visit, drive to MingshiScenic Area, which is known as “Small Guilin” and a photographers’ paradise. 

Huashan Murals

Drive to Tongling Grand Canyon (1.5 hours) for Nianba Gorge, Tongling Gorge, Tongling waterfalls, ancient suspended coffins and some primordial vegetation (2.5-hour hiking). After lunch, we’ll head to Detian Waterfall. Explore the second largest transnational waterfall in the world, bordering with Vietnam (2-hour hiking). Drive back to Mingshi Mountain Villa. 

Meal: B, L

Detian Waterfall.

Full day explore the scenic area with Karst hills, rivers, rice fields and sugar cane fields. You can take a bamboo raft down Mingshi River to enjoy a tranquil world of fresh air and intoxicating scenery or rent a bicycle to travel around. 

Meal: B

Mingshi Scenic Area

Free at leisure to enjoy the relaxing time till the time to return Nanning by private car.  

Meal: B

What's included

  • 1-on-1 Travel Consultant

    Your China based expert listens to your wishes carefully, provides professional advice, ensures unlimited itinerary revisions before done and 24/7 helpline service while traveling.

  • Private Local Guide and Driver

    Your guides are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable, and your drivers are professional, polite and patient. They are very flexible to accommodate your personal needs and happy to show you the local attractions, history, culture, foods and real life. 
    Private transfers from hotel to attractions, airport or train station are also included.

  • Accommodation to Suit Your Preference

    We hand pick hotels ranging from luxury 5 star, superior 4 star to comfortable 3 star. Luxury or cozy boutique hotels and budget guesthouses are also among your choices. You could decide where to stay to meet your taste and budget.

  • Gourmet Meals

    Most of the hotels we select offer both Western and Chinese buffet breakfast. Lunch and dinner included are arranged in selected restaurants to taste authentic Chinese cuisine and local specialties. Thus you may also have a unique food tour.
    Meals specified in itinerary as B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner.

  • Attractions and Activities Listed on the Itinerary

    Our city tour packages have included the (first/main) entry to all attractions and the expenses of activities on the itinerary (except the optional activities).

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