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Yongding Earth Building

South of Longyan Region, Yongding County 364100, China
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South of Longyan Region, Yongding County 364100, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this as part of the tour as my mother is Hakka and she wanted to see these buildings. Interesting large communal house of the Hakkas and very well maintained. There are several round and square houses here but most people will visit this building....More

Thank JoeCool_KL
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very interesting place to visit, good to walk around the building and see the different areas. The building looks great from the outside in the round architecture and has nice decoration in the inside. Plenty of history

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Beautiful and impressive earthern buildings with some build hundred of years ago. Went with a tour guide who was very knowledgeable about the history, the construction and the culture and tradition of the people and family who live here. With written English materials not available,...More

Thank ongaiai
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Have been to many parts of China, but this trip to Yongding Tulou country is quite an awesome and inspiring experience. That the hakka people, out of necessity and grits, could construct these buildings practically in the middle of nowhere, is truly remarkable. Heng kong,...More

Thank jtangbkk
Reviewed 3 September 2016

There are so many other tulous that it is unnecessary to visit this one. Especially before 4 pm. Avoid.

Thank Mikeworld
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

If you are not familiar or non Chinese speaking it is best to get a local guide so you can have a better understanding of the Hakka culture. Had not seen young locals around and majority of those we met were above 60s. They were...More

Thank Al H
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

The Tulou communities of Yongding's Hakka people are a must see sight. I've been living in China for two years and have visited many places here and I think the tulou of Fujian are really special. Everyone knows when they come that they will see...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Amazing to see that an entire community continues to live and work in here. Most of the first floor area are converted tea shops and some of the neighbours will invite you up to the 3rd floor to take a panorama picture of the entire...More

Thank mudan213
Reviewed 3 December 2015

These buildings are a work or man made ability that i find hard to understand. How with out cranes or modern technology did they build these structures. Some are square and some are perfectly round. Families still live in many of them and some sadly...More

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This is a must-visit place in Fujian. The architecture of each building in this compound are unique, mostly are in circular or square shape. I only had enough time to visit those in Hongkeng Tulou cluster. Zhengcheng tulou, Fuyu tulou and Kuiju tulou are the...More

Thank Javier L
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