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 in 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.
Upon arrival Yangshuo, be picked up and transferred to the hotel. In the afternoon you could choose to ride bicycle/bamboo rafting to enjoy the nice countryside views along the Yulong river also as well the rural life in China, you will have a chance to visit local family during the tour.
Late afternoon, drive back to your hotel to retire. In the evening, you may have a walk around West Street experience the nightlife at Yangshuo. Overnight in Yangshuo.
Another morning in Yangshuo we gonna suggest you hike at the lower reaches of Yulong river (2-3 hours). If you don’t want to hike, then we can arrange you to have a visit to 800-year-old town - Fuli old town which is only 8km from Yangshuo town and is very famous for the typical colorful fans and scroll paintings, strolls along with the ancient town and enjoys the beautiful Li river landscape.
In the afternoon drive about 40 minutes to visit Xianggong hill (Husband Mountain), it takes about 15 minutes to the top of the hill where you will be amazed by the breathtaking view of Li River and the surrounded Karst mountain peaks.
Then head to Guilin airport/train station for your flight/train out of Guilin, you will be seen off safely to the 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.