Yulin Travel Guide
Area: 12,839 square kilometers (4,957 square miles)
Administrative Division: 1 district (Yuzhou); 4 counties (Xingye, Rongxian, Luchuan, Bobai); 1 county-level city (Beiliu)
Location: Yulin is seated in southeast of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, at the boundary area between Guangxi and Guangdong. The capital city of the province, Nanning, is just adjacent to it in the west. Relying on its advantaged location, it is always the communication center of southeastern Guangxi.
Useful Telephone Numbers:
Tourist Complaints: 0775-2817339
Weather Forecast: 121
Zip Code Inquiry: 184
Bank of China Advisory Services: 0775-2650900, 2650901, 2650902
Yulin Attractions - Things to Do
Yuntian Folk Customs & Culture World: Entering the 30-meter-tall (98-feet-tall) arch gate in Jiangbin Road, city downtown, visitors come into a cultural town. The folk customs and culture world includes sculpture exhibition hall, folk-custom culture museum and national treasure exhibition area that well display unique Chinese culture.
How to get around Yulin
When to Go: the whole year round
Yulin Travel Tips
History: In remote ages, this area was inhabited by several Chinese ancient ethnic minorities and put under administration of the central government in Qin Dynasty (221BC-206BC). Yulin Shire was established in Han. In the following thousands of years, Yulin was set up as a prefecture and later it became a city in 1983.
Physical Features: Within the territory of the city, hills occupy the major part of its domain crisscrossed with mountains, valleys, terraces and plains. Furthermore, the city has a vast forest covered area.
Special Local Products: longan pulp, Yulin beef (Niu Ba), jack-fruit (scientific name for Artocarpus hetemphyllus Lam)