3 Day Guilin Tour
- Tour Name: 3 Day Guilin Tour
- Best Time to Go: All year round
- Departure: Daily
- Language: English
- Attractions: Longsheng County, Li River, The West Street, Biking around countryside, Reed Flute Cave, Seven Star Park
Upon arrival in Guilin, the most scenic city in China, you will meet our tour guide in the airport and the guide will take you to Longsheng County. There are many different ethnic groups that live here. In this county, you can enjoy a spectacular view of the dragon back terrace rice-fields and visit villages where ethnic people live. In the afternoon, you will head back to Guilin.
Longsheng County: 110kms northwest to Guilin, this county has, in recent years, gradually become a popular destination for photography enthusiasts and people who are interested in minority culture. During the tour, you will not only enjoy the wonderful view of terraced rice paddies, lush bamboo groves and small villages on the hillside, but also be amazed by the rich culture of the Zhuang and Yao people. When they climb up to the destination Ping An Village and look down on the nearby terraced rice fields, the visitors will have the feeling that they are standing on the Dragon’s back as the terraced rice paddies look like the shining scales of a dragon.
GUILIN/YANGSHUO (B, L)
After breakfast, you will be driven to Zhujiang Pier (about 40-minute drive) to start the Li River Cruise along the tranquil Li River until you get to Yangshuo County (3.5-5 hours depending on the season). Enjoy some free time on the nice West Street in Yangshuo. Stay overnight at Yangshuo. You will have time for a biking tour around the countryside in the afternoon.
Li River: famed as “A Natural Art Corridor”. When cruising it, you will be inspired by breathtaking views of peaks and pinnacles, crystal-clear water and reflections in the water together with the serene pastoral views of rice paddies and water buffaloes.
The West Street: A very nice and traditional Chinese old street in Yangshuo. The street is only about 1km long but crammed with lots of shops, pubs, bars, and cafés. Here you can enjoy a perfect combination of western and eastern culture, and also a perfect place to relax.
Biking around countryside: Biking is one of the most popular way to enjoy the beautiful and peaceful countryside in Yangshuo. You will be able to get very close to the fields, see how farmers work in the fields and also how beautiful the countryside is. During a biking tour, you can also stop to visit a local farmer’s house and see what their real life is like in the countryside.
After breakfast, transfer to Guilin city. The guide will take you to visit Reed Flute Cave and the Seven Star Park afterward you will be transferred to the airport for the onward flight to Shanghai via Guilin.
Reed Flute Cave: 8 kilometers away from the city center. Famed as “A Natural Palace of Art”, in which you can see lots of stalactites & stalagmites illuminated by the lights of different colors.
Seven Star Park: The Seven Star Park, so called because of its seven hills resembling the shape of the Big Dipper, is the largest, most comprehensive park and one of the most popular tourist spots in the city. The Seven Star Cave in the park has long been a famous tourist site during the Sui and Tang Dynasties. The marvelous stalactites and stalagmites form amazing various shapes. Besides the cave, there are also some other interesting sights in the park, such as: Flower Bridge, Camel Hill, Zoo, Guilin Stele Forest and so on.
You can choose either flight or train to Guilin. We are open to your preferences.
- Return airfare including air taxes
- Meals plan as per your request
- Entrance fees and meals as mentioned
- Private car or van with English speaking guide
- Two nights' accommodation at the designated Hotels above with daily breakfast
- The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group.
- Tips to your tour guide and driver
- Travel insurance