Our 11-days western China trip covers two provinces in the South of China. Both of them have a local traditional style and are infrequently visited. This trip offers the chance to experience wonderful hiking, fantastic culture, special local food, and unique traditions as well as visiting giant pandas and sharing the warmth and hospitality of mountain peoples (unchanged for centuries). You will spend as much time as possible doing local things with local people.You will see a special China, a hidden world. You will explore mysterious cultures like the Dongba, matriarchal society, Hieroglyphics, and others .experience it, learn from it. You will find a different way of life.This promises to be an unforgettable journey.