5 Day Guilin Tour
- Tour Name: 5 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
Upon arrival in Guilin, the most scenic city in China, you will meet our tour guide in the airport and you will then be escorted to your Hotel.
GUILIN/LONGSHENG/GUILIN (B, L)
After breakfast, the guide will take you to Longsheng County. There are many different ethnic groups that live here. You can enjoy a spectacular view of the dragon back terrace rice-fields and visit very nice villages where the 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.
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.
YANGSHUO (B, L)
After breakfast, your guide will take you to go biking around the countryside and
Bamboo rafting along the Yulong River.
Biking around countryside: Biking is one of the most popular ways to enjoy the beautiful and peaceful countryside in Yangshuo. Take a bike ride to the countryside to get very close to the fields and 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, to see what their real life is like in the countryside.
Bamboo rafting along the Yulong River: The beautiful dragon river is in Yangshuo. It’s the most beautiful scenery in Yangshuo. You will float down the tranquil river on a bamboo raft and have a relaxing time while you enjoy the landscape along the river, listen to the sound of the wind, water and people’s laugh, or even get a bamboo water squirt gun to have fun with other tourist.
Recommended Season: February – December (except the flooded time)
Suitable situation: Free time in the morning or in the afternoon in Yangshuo
Tour time: About1 hour
YANGSHUO/GUILIN/SHANGHAI (B, L)
After breakfast, you will be taken to Guilin city and visit Reed Flute Cave. 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.
We can check the flight schedule as per your request.
- 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
- Four 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