Yongding Earth Building, Yongding County

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Visit Yongding Earth Building to learn why it represents harmony with nature. The dwellings made of a mixture of soil, eggs, and rice show the architectural mastery of the Hakka people, a colorful community of people who still live in the circular or rectangular buildings. Climb to the top floor to admire the scenery surrounding the buildings, which have been used as observation towers and forts since the 12th century. Get a taste for local life by trying tea, rice wine, and regional food. Using our international travel planner, Yongding County attractions like Yongding Earth Building can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • very nice place in the village, access along the river. Built in the nineteenth century "presence" is missing
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  • 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 sha...  more »
  • Lined live on the Christmas Day vacation to the Earth floor, report the left of Yongding earth and water rumors Day, Super no enemy to make a trip, if you can recommend from the pilot, do not wash with the tour of the net, no opportunity to understand the history of the Earth
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