Hiking Along Li River
Xingping fishing village
biking in countryside
biking in countryside
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To Yangshuo & Lijiang River
4 Days Guilin Yangshuo Hiking Tour:
Hike From Yangdi To Xingping Along Li River
Tour Code: TGLT_17
Best time: April - November
||Arrival of Guilin
Upon your arrival, our guide will meet you at Guilin airport or train station and transfer to your hotel.
||Guilin - Yangdi - Xingping
- Yangshuo (Breakfast,
This morning drive 28 miles southward to Yangdi Town and start
your hiking tour right from here. You will hike along the Li
River to Xingping. The total milage is about 12.4 miles and
it usually takes 4 to 5 hours. During the hiking you will pass
through 6 villages, cross the river by ferry three times. The
scenery on the way is amazing and you will also have the chance
to experience the countryside life of local farmers. Take a
bus ride to Yangshuo.
Yangdi, a small town on
the Li River, is six kilometers away from Crown Cavern. It is
celebrated for its fascinating rural scenery and rocks of imaginative
form. Which bear such names as Golden Cock Eating Rice and Carp
on the Wall. The town is the starting point for boat rides down
the Lijiang in spring and winter when the river is low and the
section between Guilin and Yangdi is unnavigable.
Xingping: Xingping is
an ancient town 26 km upstream from Yangshuo on the Li River,
it has a history of about 1,740 years. Xingping is surrounded
by steep Karst cliffs, and fantastic landscape. The back pattern
of RMB 20 issued in 1999 is Xingping Town.
||Yangshuo - Guilin
Today make the best use of your limited time in China
to learn Taiji in local Taiji class. Continue to know
deeper about Yangshuo by cycling around the countryside.
After having lunch you will ride to the Yulong River and
take a 2-hour bamboo rafting tour. Drive back to Guilin.
||Guilin - Departure
Tour to the the Reed Flute Cave and the
Elephant Trunk Hill. Enjoy a pleasant walk around the scenic
Banyan Lake, Fir Lake and the Southern Ancient Gate. Transfer
to Guilin airport for your departure, end of service.
Trunk Hill: As one of the must-see attractions in Guilin,
the Elephant Trunk Hill was chosen its name because the shape
of the hill looks like a giant elephant dipping its trunk into
the river. Between the trunk and the legs of the elephant is
the "Moon-Over-Water Cave" in the shape of a full moon. On the
top of the hill there is a pagoda which was constructed in the
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
Flute Cave: The cave is 5 kilometers from the city center,
making it a ten minute drive (half an hour by bike) from downtown.
The cave was so called because there were some verdant reeds
which could be turned into flutes at its entrance. The cave
is a magic fairyland of stalactites, stalagmites, stone pillars
and stone curtains in fantastic shapes, all glistening in colorful
Hotel Accommodation For This Tour
||Royal Garden Hotel
|City Garden Hotel
||New West Street Hotel
|New West Street Hotel
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below so that we can quote precisely for the above tour.
1. The number of adults and the number of children in your party.
If there are children under 12 years, they can enjoy the preferential
2. Your approximate travel date.
3. The code of the tour that you are interested in. Each tour has
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4. Hotel choice for your tour (luxury or standard or comfortable
5. If you would like us to tailor make a new tour for you that is
different from the above tour, please let us know your requests.
Tour Price Inclusion
1. Centrally Located Hotel Accommodation:
The hotel is based on two persons sharing one twin standard room
with private facilities.
Daily American or Chinese breakfast at the hotel; Chinese lunch
or dinner in local Chinese restaurant as listed in the above itinerary.
3. Private Transport:
Private transport between airport or railway station and hotel and
all the sights by air-conditioned vehicle and chauffeur. The above
private guided tour is for you exclusively. No other participants
will be in your group and you will not take part into any tours
of others on land services.
4. Entrance Fee:
The main entrance tickets for the above sights mentioned.
5. Guiding service:
All normal sightseeing tours in each city with private English-speaking
guide and admission fees where applicable.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance. We highly recommend
that you purchase full coverage travel insurance from you country
1. Visa Fees:
Charge of obtaining your visa to enter China.
2. Charge of arrival and departure:
The international or domestic air / train charge of arrival and
3. Single Room Supplement:
Should a twin room is needed by a single guest, supplement of the
twin room will be charged.
What is single supplement? - The hotel
is based on double occupancy. If the visitor travels alone or the
number of the travelers is odd (such as 3, 5, 7...), who stays in
one single room has to pay the single room supplement. As the hotel
is on double occupancy.
4. Personal Expenses:
Expenses of a personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone
call, optional activities or sightseeing, overweight baggage charges
or meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs:
Optional programs which are not specified in the above itinerary.
6. Tips to guides and drivers:
Depending on their service, it's up to you, entirely voluntary.