* Breathtaking views

* Immersive experience in China minority culture

* Off-the-beaten trek trip

* Fun activities: bamboo boat, cycling, cooking, painting

Explore what Guilin has to offer: get lost in cascading rice terraces like nowhere else, bike in the countryside to the famous moon hill, take a picture on ancient bridge, relax while boating with gorgeous mountain view and breath in the clean air! It is going to be an unforgettable and unique holiday at one of the most beautful places in China!

Endless rice terraces cascading down into the valley below and the spectacular backdrop of a 2000 meter high mountain ridge is always an unforgettable holiday experience and includes some of the most beautiful mountain scenery in Guangxi Province!

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Airport or train station in Yangshuo (ticket not included)
DEPARTURE TIME evening
RETURN TIME Afternoon
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING passport*, hiking/sports shoes and clothes, mosquito
repellent.
INCLUDED
private transportation, English speaking guide 2 nights accommodation in a boutique hotel with breakfast (twin sharing, single supplement – 1000-1600 rmb)
bike rental, Bamboo raft entrance tickets to Longji terraces, insurance
NOT INCLUDED
flight to Guilin
meals, tips for the guide and driver

不包括飞往桂林,用餐

Enjoy incredible Yangshuo scenery!

Go cycling among rice paddies to the unique Moon Hill!
Take picture on the ancient bridge in Yangshuo!

And enjoy the bamboo raft on the majestic Yulong River surrounded by wonderful scenery!

PLEASE NOTE: if you sign up for the trip alone, we can try but cannot guarantee to find another participant to share room with, please be ready to add extra 1000-1600 rmb for a single room. Thank you for understanding.

*You can also join u if you come from another city, send us a message for flight/train suggestions!

Deposit for this trip: 2000 rmb (100% of payment is to be transferred 10 days before the trip)

Additional information

DatesApril 4-6
1

Day 1

​Flight 09:05-11:40 Shanghai – Guilin

Pickup at the airport and transfer for 2 hours to Ziyuan ba jiao village. Hikng around the mountain for 3 hours. Back to Guilin in the afternoon, stay in Guilin.

2

Day 2

After breakfast transfer 2 hours to the Longshen old Zhuang village. Trek for 2 hours to Pingan Zhuang village. Check in the hotel. Have lunch, take a rest, in the afternoon around 4pm we will go hiking around the rice terrace and the village. Stay overnight at Pingan village.

3

Day 3

Today we will go hiking around the countryside to Dazhai Yao village, it takes around 4.5 hours. Stay overnight at Terrace view hotel in dazhai village.

4

Day 4

Go hiking around the Yao village rice terrace for around 1.5 hours. Then come down to the bottom and transfer 2 hours to Sanjiang wind and rain bridge. In the afternoon walk around 2 hours around the Dong village. See Drum tower.

Stay at Dong village hotel

5

Day 5

Transfer 2 hours to Yangshuo 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. Afterwards get down and drive to the river bank to cross the Li River by ferry, continue the trip with about 1.5 hours hiking along the Li River to Xingping town, enjoy the best views of Li River and the mountains. Have lunch at Xingping and explore this ancient town. In the afternoon take a motorized bamboo raft to enjoy the best view of the Li River (round trip – roughly 1 hour). Stay in Yangshuo.

6

Day 6

Today take the bike tour to spend the whole day at Yulong River valley to enjoy the the most peaceful and bucolic countryside scenery in Yangshuo, it also offers you a chance to get a deeper insight into the farming life in rural China. To explore the Yulong River, take the bamboo boat on yulong river. After that go to the Moon hill, hike to the top of Moon hill. Cycle back to Yangshuo.

7

Day 7

Free time in the morning. Optional activity: cooking class, painting lesson or calligraphy lesson. Transfer to the airport in the afternoon.