Diping Wind and Rain Bridge

Diping Liping Guizhou
In the small village of Diping in Liping, Guizhou, the Dong people built one of their traditional Wind and Rain Bridge. Without any nails, it is to wonder how this beautiful three towers topped bridge happens to cross the Nanjiang River on 70 meters in length!

A hundred kilometers away from Liping lies a small Diping Dong village. As in all the villages of this ethnic group, Diping has a quite exceptional wind and rain bridge. Built without any nails, it crosses the Nanjiang River on 70 meters in length! Its three towers over the scene in a grace unparalleled while the interior serves as a meeting place for local. Covered to protect from the sun and weather, the bridge has a unique decoration where colorful paintings alongside beautiful woodcarvings. Although recently destroyed by fire, the Dong recovered wood and still intact pillars for rebuilt the bridge in all its splendor of yesteryear, and this, still without any nails even in the 21st century!

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  • Altitude

    618M Altitude Diping
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