Venture out of the bustling city of Xiamen and discover the lush Anxi region in the Fujian Province. Explore the mountainous region that has been cultivating Oolong tea since the Tang Dynasty and produces over 15,000 tons each year. Then enjoy a delicious lunch at a local farm complete with tea tasting and admire the scenery from the Anxi Hong’en Rock before heading back to the city.
The countryside around Xiamen is known for its tulou clusters, ancient circular buildings built by rural Hakka Chinese communities centuries ago. Visit a few of these remarkable Chinese landmarks and immerse yourself in the life and rhythms of rural China, far from the crowded Xiamen city streets, on this day trip into the heart of Fujian Province. Visit the Tianluokeng tulou cluster and the impressive five-story Yuchanglou, and take a leisurely walk through the riverside village of Taxia.
Make the most of your Fujian visit on this comprehensive private Xiamen day tour that covers ground you couldn’t hope to cover independently. First, explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Gulangyu Island, including Sunlight Rock and Shuzhuang Garden. After a seafood lunch, discover city highlights: South Putuo Temple, Hulishan Fortress, and the beach. Your day includes round-trip transfers to and from the Xiamen destinations of your choice.
Discover the tulou buildings of the Fujian province on this full-day tour from Xiamen. These large structures are made from fortified earth and have been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the Tianluokeng and Daping Lou clusters and stroll around the protected area to learn about the daily life of residents. Enjoy a traditional lunch at one of the Hakka houses and immerse yourself in this ancient culture.
If you’ve got limited time in China, and you’d like to see the highlights of Quanzhou in a day, this tour is the perfect option. Take the stress out of language barriers when organizing transport, by having hotel pickup and drop-off included. You’ll travel with ease between sites with a guide to accompany you. Highlights include Kaiyuan Temple, Qingjing Mosque, Guandi Temple, and Quanzhou Maritime Museum.
Tulou, or Earth Buildings, is one of the UNESCO sites near Xiamen, and well-known for its unique Hakka culture. This private day trip will let you explore Yongding Tulou, the representative of Tulou, for its spectacular architecture and long history of Hakka people. Please note there are different tulous, and you can choose other tours if you prefer Nanjing Tulou.
Fujian’s “tulou”—enormous communal homes—hold UNESCO World Heritage status. And the 5-building Tianluokeng cluster is one of the area’s most iconic. Save hours of travel plus a world of hassle on this private tour, with speedy transfers direct from your door and a translator/guide to ensure you get to know the locals. Enjoy a Hakka lunch in a family home, see the Yuchang Building, and visit Taxia water town.
The Hakka people's distinctive homes, called tulou, have a storied past and one today is a prime tourist attraction.Yunshuiyao Old Town, Yún shǔi yáo gu zhen , also known as The Knot Town had obtained its fame through a popular Chinese movie called Yún shǔi yáo which had won the Best Film in the 2007 Golden Rooster Awards. Yún shǔi yáo literally means "The Song of the Clouds and Waters", mainly elaborates a loving story in 1960s in old times of China.Hekeng Tulou Cluster, one of the most incredible Tulou clusters, inscribed as one of the 46 Fujian Tulou World Heritage Sites. Having a birds’ eye view of the Hekeng Tulou Cluster, you will find the huge “T” earth buildings spreading between green mountains and clean water, adding a field to this magnificent scenery.
Spend half of the day away from the hustle and bustle of the city and take a tour to the most must-see Gulangyu Island. After a comfortable and convenient pickup, visit the picturesque island with a professional guide. Enjoy a relaxing stroll around the island and discover some of the region's oldest monuments and check out the famed villa called Hi Heaven(Hai Tian Tang Gou) ,one of the top ten villas in Gulangyu Island, where you can enjoy the ancient South Music performance and the traditional Puppet Show.
The ancient courtyard will take you back to the time when the local people used to live, and you will feel the local traditional fishing village culture, Mazu culture, Nanyang culture, Minnan culture and the ancestral culture of China for five thousand years. You will learn about the long history and diversified culture of the Minnan people and find out what makes Xiamen so unique in this trip.
Make full use of your short stay in Xiamen by taking this fully customized half day tour with the local expert guide. Experience the city like a local by visiting the beautiful parks, famed temple, memorial hall, markets as well as some of magnificent historic sites and attractions. Get a great overview of the city’s culture, life and sounds that it has to offer, optional lunch or dinner allow you to have a delightful local culinary experience. Enjoy the flexible departure time based on your own schedule.
See historic Gulangyu Island and downtown Xiamen’s skyscrapers lit up for the night on this short-but-sweet evening cruise down the Lujiang River, the strait that separates Gulangyu and Xiamen islands. Pass three spectacular bridges—Yanwu Bridge, Haicang Bridge, and Xinglin Bridge—plus islets, shipyards, and more, and enjoy live interactive games on board. Local teas and snacks are available for purchase if you wish.
UNESCO has recognized the “tulou” communal homes Fujian’s Hakka people built with World Heritage status, but they’re still not easy to reach by public transport. Experience one of the most majestic clusters, in Zhangzhou Tianluokeng Village, on this private door-to-door tour with a guide. Savor a Hakka lunch in one of the tulou, visit the Yuchang Building in Xiaban Village, and admire the Zhang Clan Ancestral Hall in Taxia Village.
Enjoy a private car charter to take you on an unforgettable historical getaway. Spend a day exploring UNESCO World Heritage Sites—the Hongkeng Tulou Cluster and Tianluokeng Earth Building Cluster. These massive rectangular or circular structures are settled among the green mountains and snaking rivers, providing you an expansive view of Fujian landscapes. The most outstanding representatives of Hongkeng Tulou Cluster are Zhengchenglou, Kuijulou, Fuyulou and Rushenglou. You’ll have ample time to visit these top attractions. You’ll have ample time to visit these top attractions and explore the magnificant Yuchang Building and take a stroll in the Taxia water village which is listed in the Famous Historic Cultural Villages of China for its typical cultural regional system. Throughout it all, a private transfer will be readily available to serve you a safe journey ahead!
Take this private fun tour to visit the city’s two popular markets at eighth sea food market and Zhongshan Road shopping street. Explore the old Xiamen and its lively modern area by taking a leisure walking with your local friendly guide. Sample some of the local delightful food along the way and enjoy the fun shopping for your own food at the oldest sea food market as well as the largest shopping street with the assistance of a local guide translator. Flexible departure time catering to your own travel schedule.
Never cease to be amazed at the diversity of people and cultures in China, as demonstrated in exceptional examples of building tradition and function of the Hakka speaking people of south eastern China, with their defensive communal organization.
Tulou, or Earth Buildings, is one of the UNESCO sites near Xiamen, and well-known for its unique Hakka culture. This private day trip will let you explore both Nanjing and Yongding Tulou Castles from Xiamen. Centrally located Xiamen hotel pickup and drop-off are included. Pickup time is 7:30am. Please note this is a very long day tour.
Enjoy a private car charter to take you on an unforgettable historical getaway. Spend a day exploring UNESCO World Heritage Sites—the Gaobei Tulou Cluster which is famed for its enclosed earth buildings traditionally inhabited by the Hakka and Yunshuiyao Ancient Town which is an ancient village with a long history, containing World Heritage sites Hegui Building and Huaiyuan Buliding, as well as thousand year old banyan trees and ancient roads. These massive rectangular or circular structures are settled among the green mountains and snaking rivers, providing you an expansive view of Fujian landscapes. The most outstanding representatives of Gaobei Tulou Cluster are Chengqi Lou, the “King of Tulou”, Wuyun Lou and Qiaofu Lou. You’ll have ample time to visit these top attractions.Throughout it all, a private transfer will be readily available to serve you a safe journey ahead! Have the freedom to choose different vehicles to suit your traveling party.
Admire the picturesqueness of Tianluokeng Earth Building Cluster, which has been inscribed in 2008 by UNESCO as World Heritage Site. Visit the Yuchang Building and take a stroll in the Taxia water village which is listed in the Famous Historic Cultural Villages of China for its typical cultural regional system in this 9-hour private tour with your private and knowledgeable guide. Having a local lunch with the Hakka families while sitting inside the earth building will help you to better understand the local inhabitant's life and the history of Hakka Earth Buildings.
Yongding is famous all around the world for its beautiful landscape, unique Hakka culture, and magnificent Hakka Residential Earthen House. On this private day tour, the professional guide will accompany you to visit the most magnificent and famed Hongkeng Hakka Tulou Cluster. The most outstanding representatives of Hongkeng Tulou Cluster are Zhengchenglou, Kuijulou, Fuyulou and Rushenglou.You’ll have ample time to visit these top attractions. Tours include hotel pick-up and drop-off in a private air-conditioned vehicle.
There are a total of 46 tulou sites in Fujian. Dadi Tulou Cluster in Hua'an County, one of the tulou clusters inscribed in 2008 by UNESCO as World Heritage Site, is an important component of Fujian tulous. Dadi Tulou Cluster consists of two major historic sites under national protection: Eryi Lou and Nanyang Lou, and one major historic site under Hua'an county’s protection.Visit the Hua'an Dadi Tulou clusters and stroll around the protected area to learn about the daily life of residents. Enjoy a traditional lunch at one of the Hakka houses and immerse yourself in this ancient culture. In addition, you will get a rare opportunity to experience China tea culture and take a look behind the scenes of a local farm.
Leave plenty of time for sightseeing tours - you wouldn't want to miss out on top attractions like this one! Explore Xiamen Yuanbo Garden, an expansive collection of manicured plants and lawns, pavilions, sculptures, and walkways. Laid out across three islands, the grounds offer miles of pleasant strolls among a vast array of flowers, cacti, and trees. Explore the different thematic sections, each with its own flavor: international gardens, gardens of Chinese provinces and cities, and gardens of Chinese universities.
This is a great pick for travels who is interested in different kind of trees and flowers. Make full use of your short stay in Xiamen by taking this fully customized half day tour with the local expert guide. Escape the noise and the heat, walk through this beautiful and must-see garden. Marvel at a variety of rare plants. Enjoy the flexible departure time based on your own schedule.
Bypass the ticket-booking trouble and opt for a much more comfortable experience on this 7-hour private Gulangyu Island Tour. Take a ferry to Gulang Island, and savor the island’s relaxing atmosphere, gardens, and take a stroll around colonial-era highlights, enjoy the sea breeze and watch the picturesque views. On the island, you can find the winding coastal lines, natural and gentle seaside bathing grounds with the fine sands, and oddly shaped reefs. You will have ample time to explore two top attractions: Sunlight Rock and The Aviary Garden. Ferry and attractions tickets, private driver and professional guide included. We also prepare an anthentic local food for you.