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- A visit to Guilin is a sojourn inside a Chinese scroll painting.

Guilin MapNature generously created Guilin the scenery that impresses everybody, even the worst grumblers. From the distinctive Rice Terrace of Longsheng, which resemble a dragon's spine, to fantastically shaped limestone peaks, studded with pines and small pavilion, and the most quite, glittery Li River, Guilin considered by Chinese people as the most picturesque city and it is a place not a bad photo can be taken.

Guilin is in the south of China northwest to Hong Kong. It is quite easily accessible; it can be reached by air or rail or bus from almost cities in China. Only 1 hour flight from Hong Kong, 2 hours flight from famous Terra Cotta Warriors , 2.5 hours from Beijing and 2 hours from Shanghai. [ more about Guilin airport...] [How to go to Yangshuo from Guilin airport ?]

The climate in Guilin is subtropical, affected by seasonal monsoons, which is considered to be of seasons' distinct, pleasant temperature and abundant rainfall. The native people describe the climate with this proverb "Scarcely snowing in winter, perennially flowers blossoming". [ more about Guilin weather...]

Guilin is one of the most popular travel destinations in China among Chinese and Westerners alike. With the glittering Li River flowing at the feet of Limestone Mountains, a visit here is a sojourn inside a Chinese scroll painting.

li river cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo   Fubo Hill
Cruise on the Li River from Guilin to Yangshuo, as no visit to Guilin would be complete without it.   Climb up to the top of Fubo hill to have birds view of Guilin...
Reed Flute Cave   Elephant Trunk Hill
Explore the mysterious natural Karst underground cave palace of Reed Flute Cave   Visit the Elephant Trunk Hill the symbol of Guilin
Longsheng Rice Terrace Field   Cycling at Yangshuo
Viewing the Rice Terrace field and going into the ethnic minorities’ villages in Longsheng give you other highlights of your trip   Riding to the countryside of Yangshuo to touch the local people's life and see the real China
Yangshuo West Street
Wander through Yangshuo's West Street; have a cup of coffee in the café and make yourself lost

Guilin and Yangshuo Tours

travel to Guilin   Guilin Highlights Tour
Duration: 3 days Available: daily
Visiting: Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Trunk Hill, Li River Cruise, Yangshuo
"Guilin's scenery is best among all under heaven"- - popular Chinese saying. We invite you to come and experience the unsurpassed beauty of Guilin...

Guilin Highlights Tour details...

Longji Terraced Rice Fields Trip   4 days Breathtaking Landscape & Ethic Minorities Tour
Duration: 4 days Available: daily
Visiting: Guilin, Yangshuo, Li River Cruise, Yulong River, Longji Ping'an Terraced Rice Fields, Sanjiang
Enjoy the breathtaking landscape in Yangshuo actively by cycling around country side and rafting on the crystal Yulong River; Hike up to the summit of mountain Longji to enjoy the view of rice terraces; Meet Zhuang, Yao and Dong minorities groups in the ethnic villages...

Travel to Longji Dragon's Backbone Minority Group and Terraced Rice Fields details...

Travel to Yangshuo and Longsheng Pingan Terraced Rice Field   4 days Classic Guilin and Longsheng
Duration: 4 days Available: Daily
Visiting: Yangshuo, Longsheng
The 4 days tour is an excellent mix of Yangshuo and Longsheng which focuses on starting in Longsheng with the spectacular terraced rice fields, and fantastic minorities then go to Yangshuo and explore the limestone karst mountains by boat, foot and bicycle.

Cuisine tour at Yangshuo details...

Li River Cruise of Yangshuo  

One Day Li River Cruise Tour

RMB 435 p.p
Duration: 1 day, Approx.8 hours Available: daily
Visiting: Li River Cruise, Yangshuo
Li River boat trip is the highlight of sightseeing tour Guilin. It is a must and you will never regret...

One Day Li River Cruise Tour details...

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