3 days Guilin River cruise and Yangshuo cycling tour
This short 3 days tour to Guilin and Yangshuo counties is a perfect weekend get away or extension to another tour! It covers the top sights of these beautiful cities. Exhilarate yourself on the Li River, which has been celebrated by generations of poets and painters. Gain a deeper knowledge of Guilin, a city famous for rivers and peaks. Your China Awaits!
Upon arrival in Guilin, be warmly greeted by your local guide and driver, who will then transport you to your hotel. You can have a nap or explore the local neighborhood on your own. Overnight at Guilin.
Today your trip will begin with the Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo. With a cruise along the Li River, you will totally immerse yourself in the beautiful waters and majestic hills. It will take nearly 4 hours to sail to Yangshuo. Lunch is provided on the boat.
After arrival in Yangshuo, have an unforgotten bicycle trip to countryside, to see an often unexplored part of China. Yangshuo is a heaven for people who enjoy cycling. You can ride along the main road to the countryside, where you will have opportunities to visit the local farmer house. Providing a clear insight into the life of Chinese farmers.
Late afternoon, your local guide and driver will see you safely back to Guilin city, arriving after a short 90 minutes ride in a private car. Overnight at Guilin.
In the morning visit to Reed Flute Cave, which is a natural limestone cave over 180 millions years. It was formed with numerous stalactites, stalagmites and rocks with different shapes. Then head to Elephant Trunk Hill, the symbol of Guilin city.
Afterwards, you will have a visit of Fubo Hill, where half of it is expanding under the water and the rest above on land. The hilltop will offer a breathtaking view of the whole city.
Your last destination will be the Pearl Culture Shop. Here you can have a brief introduction to the pearl's process and if you like opportunity buy some pearl for your friends as souvenir, in a low pressure shopping environment.
After lunch, you will be seen off safely to airport or train station to return home or leave for another city. We at WindhorseTour are ready to help you plan any travel within China.