Baimian (White face) Yao Village locates at the east Longsheng
County, 96km from Guilin City. We can go there by 321 National
Highway from Guilin to Longsheng and change to X144 County Road
from Longsheng to Ziyuan. As the village is for Yao generations
living, it became one of earliest minority tourist scenic spots in
There are maples reaching the sky around the village, there is
stele with rules of Qing Dynasty on the gateway of the village, and
“Red Yao Pole” erecting in the front of the village, which is the
worship totem of Yao people. Baimian village lives 35 families of
Red Yao with simple and unsophisticated folkway and with unique
When there are guests coming, Yao girls will wear bright and
colorful costumes and sing folk songs to welcome the guests and
they will also show you their folk special dances and traditional
folk sports competitions. Yao people will also make savory oil tea
with the fountain from their ancient “Stone Well”.
This oil tea will make you linger over the taste without giving the
expressions to the views.
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