Guilin to Yangshuo by Cruise in the morning. Visit Li River (cruise ticket included, lunch served on board), West Street. Back to Guilin in the afternoon. Back to your hotel in Guilin.
Start your journey of the dramatic Guilin waters and mountains, a vast plain of karst landform.Have a look at the Elephant Trunk Hill. Elephant Trunk Hill is one of Gulin's best attractions and regarded as the symbol of Guilin's landscape, which really looks like an elephant drinking from the river. Guihua tea is a famous local Chinese Tea.
Then sightsee at the Fubo Hill, which is also called Wave-Subduing Hill. Fubo Hill is another Guilin's karst mountain. It has one of the unique and the most interesting shapes of all the hills around here and contains many interesting sights.
Visit the Reed Flute Cave in the morning. Reed Flute Cave is one of the most egregious underground scenery in China. The cave got its name from the verdant reeds growing outside of the cave, with which people make flutes. Inside this water-eroded cave, you will see a spectacular world of various stalactites, stone pillars and rock formations created by carbonate deposition.
Drive back to your hotel at about 1:00 p.m. before lunch (lunch not included).
Lunch is served on board.
Go ashore as you arrive in Yangshuo and stroll through the Yangshuo West Street.
You can join an optional tour to the village of Yangshou to have a taste of the laid-back rural life of the fammers'.
Drive back to the hotel in Guilin.
Take a 2 hours' drive to Dragon Back Rice Terrace at Ping'an Village of the Zhuang ethnic group, which was built between Yuan Dynasty and the beginning of Qing Dynasty. It has already been more than 650 years in history. It is a renowned place for rice culture of China. The terraces are built into the hillsides, looking like great chains or ribbons as they wind from the foot to the top of the hill, imposing and towering like the back of a dragon.
Ping'an Village, Zhuang ethnic minority village, is located high in the Longji mountains. These rice terraces were constructed by the Zhuang minority people to make their mountainous land arable.
Drive back to your hotel in Guilin.End the service.
Suggested Tipping: for local guide: $8 to $10 per person (guest) per day, for driver: $4 to $5 per person (guest) per day.
1 Your length of stay in Guilin listed in our itineraries can be adjusted on line; but the extra charge is not included in the original charge.
2 We offer hotel upgrade service but extra charge to the hotel is at your own.
3 One or two stores are arranged in each day, but purchasing or not is completely voluntary. And we're not responsible for the goods' quality.
1 Shared English-speaking tour guide, driver and car service as indicated in the itinerary.
2 The admission tickets for scenic spots listed in the itinerary.
3 Service charge and government Taxes.
4 Pick up and drop off service at your hotel.
5 Two-night hotel accommodation in twin shared room with daily breakfast.
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