GL07: 3-Day Guilin Private Tour without Hotel

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Day 1 Guilin City Tour
Elephant Trunk Hill, Photo by our clients Mr. Klaus Zanker and Ms. Helen Zanker
In the morning at the appointed time, our experienced tour guide will pick you up at your self-booked hotel and take you to visit Reed Flute Cave, the first stop of your Guilin tour. There are large amount of stalactites and stalagmites, forming a luminous underground palace together with colorful lights on the ceiling of the cave.

After, our guide will escort you to Seven Star Park near the city center. It's the largest and oldest comprehensive park of Guilin. Continue the Guilin tour to Elephant Trunk Hill, a landmark of Guilin. The hill looks like an elephant stretching its trunk into the water trying to drink, showing the unbelievable creativity of the nature.

The last spot today is Wave-Subduing Hill (Fubo Hill). It's a 213m (700ft) high hill standing at the western bank of Li River. Today's Guilin tour package ends here. Our guide will escort you to the hotel.

Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Day 2 Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo
Li River cruise, Guilin
Today we will drive you to the Pier and our guide will lead you to take the cruise ship to visit Li River and finally arrive at Yangshuo. This cruise will show you the essence of Li River, with different sceneries in different weather conditions. During the cruise, you can feel the famous Chinese poem saying that the river is like a green silk ribbon and the numerous hills are like jade hairpins with beautiful reflections on the water. Upon your arrival in Yangshuo, our guide will accompany you to visit the Yangshuo countryside, where could see old villages, bridges, trees and steles on the road, which are witnesses of the ancient Yangshuo County and feel the traditional rural life style of Southwestern China. At the end of the day, we will send you back to your hotel in Guilin.

Tips: A simple Chinese box lunch will be served on board. It may be not fashioned to your taste, so we kindly suggest you have a big breakfast at the hotel this morning.

Meals: Lunch
Day 3 Guilin - Dragon's Backbone Rice Terrace
Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces
Today you will have a full day sightseeing tour to Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces. In the morning our guide will collect you from your hotel and drive you out of Guilin to Longsheng to visit the Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces. These spectacular rice terraces cover a total area of 66km2 (25.5sq mi) with the largest slope of over 50°. Layers of terraces winding from the bottom to the top of Longji (Dragon's Backbone) Mountain, all located at an altitude from 300m (330yd) to 1,100m (1,202yd). Circling the terraces there are Zhuang minority villages, whose villagers and their ancestors built these terraces and lived here for hundreds of years. You could see their featured original architectures stilt houses, clothing, traditions and living style.

Your private Guilin tour package comes to an end at this point. Our guide will escort you back to your hotel in Guilin at the end of the day.

Meals: No meals, advice freely available
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Remarks: We can also assist you to book the hotel and offer you a preferential price.
Price Includes
  • Lunch on the cruise
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Private driver & air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
Price Excludes
  • Hotel accommodation and breakfasts
  • Lunches and dinners not specified
  • Entry Visa fees
  • Tips or gratuities for guides and drivers
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