Yulong River is the biggest branch
of the Li River in YangShuo County. The clear water
runs smoothly past fields,farmhouses, trees and mountains.
Traveling by bamboo raft you will be surrounded by the
crystal water and feel relaxed and happy in the arms
of the green mountains. Looking from the mountaintops,
you can see a vivid panorama of the landscape with the
green crystal water flowing through the colorful valley
Passengers are entranced with the
harmonious picture of women washing clothes beside the
river,ducks swimming on the river,bamboo rafts moving
under the old bridge,and farmers working in the fields.Yulong
has a different kind of beauty than the Li River. Along
the Yulong River you can find Fuli Bridge, Guiyi Original
Site, Ancient Village, Xiangui Bridge, the Zhus'Camp,Chuan
Cave, Rhinoceros Deep Pool, Zhaoyang Camp, Seven Stars
and other scenic spots.
Most tourist traffic on this river
is on small bamboo rafts. The going price for a trip
on these rafts is about 150 Yuan per raft.
Swimming is also a popular activity
on this river. There are several swimming holes on the
river. Swimming here is safer than on the Li River as
there is a smaller current and it is not as deep.
The excellent composition of water,
ancient bridges and mountains along this waterway is
one of the favorite choices of photographers and artists
coming to the area. For those who are looking for a
fabulous hike and bike tour, cycle to Baisha's Yulong
Bridge through the trails along the Yulong River, and
stay on bamboo raft down river to Gao Tian. You'll pass
six unforgettable ancient bridges during the 5-hour
walk, or 3 hour cycling.
You can also choose a half day tour,
follow our package to cycle for one hour to the Yulong
river, visit local villages and rice paddies, rafting
down the river for two more hours. These can be some
of the most memorable days on your China experience.
Related tours: most of our
tour packages to Yangshuo
including the visit of Yulong River, we can also tailor
make a private tour for you to hike or bike along the