Guilin Attractions

The Li River is the main river system of Northeast Guangxi. The 83-kilometer section between Guilin andYangshuo is the most beautiful part. It enjoys the reputation of being a “River Art Gallery”.The Li River cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo is the centerpiece of any trip to northeastern Guangxi Province. Gorgeous Karst peaks give you surprises at each bend of the limpid river under the blue sky. Water buffalo patrol the fields, peasants reap rice paddies, school kids and fisherman float by on bamboo rafts. With its breathtaking scenery and taste of a life far removed from the concrete metropolis, the scenery along the river become one of China’s top tourist destinations.
The Li River cruise is over 52 miles (83 kilometers) long and is estimated to take four to five hours. And then 4 to 5 hours cruise will take you to a beautiful and sedate ancient city – Yangshuo.The eye-feasting landscape and country scenery will never disappoint you.

Li River, Guilin(Guilin Attractions)
The river generally has three sections. Various attractions like peaks and villages along the river have interesting descriptive names, which calls for much of your imagination to see what it is like. Listening to tour guide’s legendary stories about the attractions is a delightful experience when you are appreciating the landscapes. Most are mystical fairy and love stories.

Li River Cruise-The Best of Guilin and Yangshuo Highlights
Cruising on the Li River from Guilin city to Yangshuo county is enjoyable no matter what the weather is like. During sunny days, tourists can see the inverted reflection of the hills on both sides clearly in the water. During cloudy days, the hills are surrounded by mist and tourists may feel they are cruising in a mystical paradise. And when the rain comes, drizzle is like a vale, which covers the hills and river, and tourists may feel the poetic connotations of this too.
Cruising on Li River is always a pleased thing. You can breathe the fresh air, feel gentle breeze and appreciate the fabulous landscape on both sides of Li River. In spring, tourists may stand on the front of a boat and let the mizzle falls onto their faces. It is really a wonderful experience.

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                     Elephant Trunk Hill 

The Elephant Trunk Hill stands in the downtown area of Guilin city, Guangxi Province of China,at the junction of the Li River and the Peach Blossom River.And there are many scenic spots on the hill, such as Water Moon Cave, Elephant Eye Stone, Hongfeng Temple, etc.The Elephant Trunk Hill is one of the four top Guilin attractions that all visitors coming to town usually stop by.            

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Li River Cruise   

Cruising on the Li River from Guilin city to Yangshuo county is enjoyable no matter what the weather is like. During sunny days, tourists can see the inverted reflection of the hills on both sides clearly in the water. During cloudy days, the hills are surrounded by mist and tourists may feel they are cruising in a mystical paradise. Guilin China                                                                                                    

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Longji Terraced Fields

Longji Rice Terraces is a beautiful natural picture. The linked together rice terraces vary from season to season. In spring, the water is irrigated into the fields and the terraces look like great chains or ribbons hung on the hillsides. When the onset of summer, green waves rush continuously down the mountainside from the heaven. Guilin China                                                                                  

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Reed Flute Cave  

Reed Flute Cave is a fascinating gallery of natural sculptures (limestone cave formations), now enhanced by multicolored lighting, which has been one of Guilin’s many interesting attractions for over 1,200 years. 

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Jingjiang Princes City

ingjiang Princes City is located beside the Li River. It is a tourist attraction highlighted by the gorgeous Solitary Beauty Peak and covers the whole JingJang Prince City.                                                                                 

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Yulong River

Yulong River,also called Little Li River, rises in Lingui County in Yangshuo. The river is about 43 kilometers (26 miles) long, with a drainage area of approximately 158 square kilometers (39,043 acres).              

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Impression Sanjie Liu

Impression Sanjie Liu is a large-scale real-scene night show that originated from a traditional Zhuang people’s folk story, showing an artistic conception of harmonious co-existence between man and nature.                   

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Guilin Seven Star Park

Deriving its name from a cave called Seven-Star Cave.Seven Star Park covers an area of 40 hectares. Being the largest comprehensive and most beautiful park in Guilin,it features fantastic hills,rivers, caves and rocks.    


Attractions in Guilin

Yao Mountain

Yao Mountain lies in the east of Guilin.The highest peak is 903.3 meters high and is the highest hill in Guilin.There’s an excellent view from the top,which you can get to either by cable car,or with a hike up the hill itself. 


More Guilin Attractions

Guilin Lingqu Canal

Big Banyan Tree     

Guilin Merryland Park

Fubo Hill Park         

West Street          

Longji Terraced Fields 

Moon Hill     

Reed Flute Cave