Guilin Sightseeing and Attractions

Guilin is most well known for its “green mountains, crystal waters, unique caves”. It has long enjoyed the reputation of “Guilin Tops the World in Landscape” and is most frequented by visitors from home and abroad. Guilin, reputedly the most beautiful city under heaven, is endowed with unparalleled scenic attractions, from the picturesque Li River, mysterious Reed Flute Cave to featured Elephant Trunk Hill and breathtaking Seven Star Park. Just a minute from the busy city life, Guilin’s scenery, rolling hills and tranquil landscape, offers a perfect escape from the urban center. Based on the scenic characteristics, Guilin can roughly be divided into six scenic areas: Guilin-Li River-Yangshuo scenic area; Xing’an’s Lingqu Canal scenic area; Maoershan Mountain scenic area; Longsheng virgin forest scenic area; Ocean-Gaoshang ginkgo forest scenic area; and Qingshi Pond Reservoir Scenic Area.A boat trip from Guilin along the Li River presents one of the finest excursions on your tour of China.he Li River presents one of the finest excursions on your tour of China.

Guilin Attractions

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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.  

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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