Stay at Linden Centre
Set in the fields of rural Yunnan, the Linden Centre offers a unique hotel experience. The staff lay on activities such as cookery and calligraphy classes, and other experiences of Chinese culture.
Linden Centre, China
Located in the small village of Xizhou, around a fifteen minute drive from Dali, The Linden Centre offers the chance to get a taste of village life in China whilst being within easy reach of the sights of Dali and the surrounding area.
Set over four 150 year old Bai-minority courtyards are fourteen cosy renovated rooms offering Western standards of comfort. The centre also has a programme of activities (subject to availability) such as Chinese calligraphy, local cooking, and Chinese arts.
Alternatively simply step out and wonder round the traditional village of Xizhou to see a colourful side of China away from the main tourist magnets.