5 Days Guilin, Yangshuo and Terrace Field Photography Tour
What’s the best tour in Guilin? Guilin is a world-famous tourist city, one of China’s first national historical and cultural cities, and an excellent tourist city in China. Its landscapes are world-famous and have enjoyed the reputation of “Guilin’s landscape is the best in the world” for thousands of years. If you come to Guilin, you will feast both your eyes and heart with the verdant countryside landscape of Li River Cruise, Yangshuo West Street & Country Biking, Longji Terrace Field, Elephant Trunk Hill, Fubo Hill, Flute Cave, Seven Star Park. The 5 days Guilin tour packages will lead you to appreciate the picturesque natural scenery, local folk culture, and the unique agriculture of local area.
Highlights of this tour: *Appreciate the largest and most beautiful karst landscape tourism spot in the world—Li River. *Feel the traditional historical culture and minority culture in Yangshuo West Street. *Marvel at the magical nature masterpiece of God — Longji Rice Terraces *Visit the featured city emblem of Guilin — Elephant Trunk Hill *Take the city sightseeing bus to visit magical Reed Flute Cave. *Explore the Seven Star Park with beautiful and magical Seven Star Mountain and Seven Star Rock landscape.
Hotel + Private tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance fee + Lunch
AM: In the morning meet the guide and driver in your Guilin hotel at around 08:30 and transfer to Mopanshan Dock of Li River catch the cruise ship starting at 09:30. After you boarding the ship with guide the driver will leave and drive to Dock in Yangshuo where the cruise ends. We will used the 3 star cruising ship. The whole cruise last about 4-4.5 hours and lunch included on the ship. During the cruise period you will have a outer visit of the highlight sites in Guilin. You will witness one of the most beautiful work by nature.
Noon: Lunch on cruise ship.
PM: At about 13:30 the cruise will end in Yanshuo. The driver will meet you at Dock and transfer to the must-go place – West Street. Our guide will escort you take a walk in this 1400 years old West Street for about 1 hour to see lots of ancient style buildings, see local people’s life and try some local food if you like. Then you ride a bike to explore fresh and picturesque country area. At last transfer back to Guilin.
AM: In the morning meet your guide and driver in hotel lobby. Then head to Longji Terrace Field. The driving will takes about 2 hours so we will get to the terrace field before 11:00. The Longsheng Terraced Rice Fields were first built and cultivated in Yuan Dynasty by Zhuang and Yao minority people, and now the area is still being used by the Zhuang and Yao villagers. The rice terraces are built on the mountain slopes and wind its way around the hillsides. The Longji terraced fields is a highlight in one’s Guilin tour and one of the 12 top class scenic spots in Guangxi Province.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: After the tour, you’ll be transferred back to your hotel at about 17:00.
AM: After hotel pickup at around 08:30 the city sightseeing will start! The first stop will be ElephantTrunk Hill. The hill locating at joint-point of Peach River and Li River is the symbol of Guilin City. Afterward head to Fubo Hill which towers in the river. Climbing up to the hill top you will have a overlook of Guilin City.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: Then continue the tour to Reed Flute Cave, one of the top famous Karst Caves in China. The last top will be Seven Star Park, the best park in Guilin City where you will appreciate a great work including hills, rivers, courtyards, architecture, and cultural relics.
Air-conditioned car and driver, English speaking tour guide
One bottle of mineral water per day
In the dry winter & early spring days, to protect the environment of Li River, we will cruise along the itinerary: Yangdi – Dashuang (Huashan) – Yangdi. And the cruise time will be shortened to 2.5-3 hours.
The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.
Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.