5-Day Guilin, Yangshuo And Huangyao Ancient
Tour Code: PKG_09
Arrive in Guilin,
our English speaking tour guide will meet
you at Liangjiang International Airport and
transfer to your hotel with private air-conditioned
vehicle. After claiming your luggage, you
will easily find our guide holding a welcome
sign with your name on it.
- Li River Cruise - Yangshuo (Breakfast,
Today's highlight is taking the Li
River Cruise. Li River Scenic Zone is
one of the largest and most beautiful karst
landscape tourist areas in China. In the morning,
be transferred to the Zhujiang Pier, which
takes about 50 minutes' driving. Then aboard
the boat to start the cruise down to Yangshuo
that takes about 4-5 hours. Cruising on the
crystal clear Li River, visitors will view
many limestone peaks and bamboo groves along
the riverbank like a traditional Chinese painting;
water buffaloes pulling the plough; fishermen
and their cormorants glide on narrow bamboo
rafts. Have lunch on the boat. After disembarking
the boat, ramble in the West Street - the
most ancient stone slate street in Yangshuo
which was first built in 590 A.D.. Optional
countryside tours are available at your own
expense, such as bamboo rafting on Yulong
River, cormorant fishing show, village tours
by bike and so on.
Take an excursion to the Moon Hill and Big
Banyan Tree Park. Free for you in the afternoon.
Hill: It is located 8 kilometers south
of the town of Yangshuo. Walking along the
path on the peak, you can see a dynamic landscape
of full moon, half-moon and crescent moon
in short minutes. It is a popular to rent
a bike in town and then ride out for a pleasant
morning hike up the hill. After climbing about
800 marble steps, you will arrive at Moon
Cave which is full of stalactites of various
shapes, some like Buddha warrior attendants,
some like rabbits, and some like the goddess
of the moon.
Big Banyan Tree:
With a history of more than 1,400 years, it
is one of the oldest trees in China. It is
located on the west bank of Jinbao River approximately
7.5km south of Yangshuo. The leaves of Banyan
tree are large, leathery, glossy green and
elliptical in shape. Older banyan trees are
characterized by their Aerial prop roots that
grow into thick woody trunks which, with age,
can become indistinguishable from the main
trunk. It is the one symbol of love as well,
as it under this tree that the ancient singer
Miss Liu Sanjie declared her admiration to
her lover Mr. A'Niu.
- Huangyao - Yangshuo (Breakfast,
08:00 Our guide will meet you at your hotel
in the morning. Drive 1.5 hours to Huangyao
Acient Town (127km from Yangshuo). Explore
the old town. Transfer back to your hotel
in the afternoon at 18:00.
Town: The ancient town is located in the
northeast of Guangxi Province, by the lower
reaches of Li River and 200 kilometers from
Guilin. Huangyao was originally built in 927BC;
it reached its heyday in the reign of Emperor
Qianlong (1736-1795) during the Qing Dynasty.
Three streams winds through the town, there
are more than 30 temples, pavilions, ancestral
halls and other exquisite cultural relics
in the old town, and they are well preserved.
- Guilin - Departure (Breakfast,
Drive 1.5 hours back to Guilin. Tour to the
Reed Flute Cave and the Elephant Trunk Hill.
Enjoy a leisure walk from the picturesque
Fir Lake to the Banyan Lake and the Southern
Ancient Gate. You will be accompanied by tour
guide to Guilin airport to board flight for
onward destination. End of our services.
Flute Cave: The cave contains some of
the most extraordinary underground scenery
in Guilin. Inside the cave are a large number
of stalagmites, stalactites, stone curtains,
stone pillars, and stone flowers. Illuminated
by the colorful lights, the cave looks like
a dazzling and splendid underground palace.
Trunk Hill: It looks like an elephant
dipping its trunk into the Li River, hence
the name. A pagoda that was constructed in
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) is found on the hill.
The Elephant Hill Park is the most visited
park in Guilin.
Hotels For This Tour
|Guilin Plaza Hotel
|Grand 0773 Hotel
|New Century Hotel
|Ai Yuan Hotel
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1. Entrance fees for sights.
2. Meals as listed in the itinerary: Daily American
or Chinese breakfast at the hotel, Chinese lunch
and dinner in local Chinese restaurant as specified
in the itinerary.
3. Personal Guide and private transport between
airport or railway station and hotel and all the
sights by air-conditioned vehicle.
4. Hotels: twin sharing bases with private facilities.
5. China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
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1. The international or domestic
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the above itinerary.
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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.
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