5 Days Guilin, Longji Rice Terraces, Yangshuo
Tour highlights: Guilin | Red Flute Cave| Longji Rice Terraces | Li River Cruise| Moon Hill Hike | Cycling | Bamboo Rafting
Day 1: Arrive in Guilin
Picked up at airport or train station, and send to hotel.
Day 2: Guilin: Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Trunk Hill, Shan Lake, Sun and Moon Pagoda
Firstly visit Reed Flute Cave, which is located in the northwest suburb of Guilin City. It’s said the reed once growing at the entrance can be made of flute. The cave is 240m deep and 500m long. After that, drive to visit Elephant Trunk Hill, you can easily find its resemblance to a giant elephant drinking water from Li River. Continue to drive to Shan Lake, watch Sun and Moon Pagodas from afar.
Day 3: Guilin to Longji Rice Terraces, and back
Drive to Longsheng in the morning (about 2.5hours), visit Longji Rice Terraces- built into the hillsides. The terraces look like great chains or ribbons as they wind from the foot to the top of the hill. This ingenious construction makes best use of the scare arable land and water resources in the mountainous area. After sightseeing, drive back to Guilin.
Day 4: Guilin to Yangshuo by Li River Cruise, West Street
This morning transfer to take on a cruise to travel along Li River from Guilin to Yangshuo, it’s around 4 hours ride(9:30-13:30). Upon arrival, drive to West Street in Yangshuo ancient town, the street is about 8 meters wide and nearly 800 meters long, it is the oldest and most prosperous street in Yangshuo, lots of ancient buildings are well preserved here. If you are interested in 4-Wheel Electric Vechicle, we can arrange the drive(for 18-60 year old).
Day 5: Yangshuo: Cycling, Moon Hill Hike, Bamboo Rafting & Departure
After breakfast, ride a bike along Yulong River. Later have a hike on Moon Hill, the name comes from the big hole running through the top of the mountain, which is like a bright moon. Overlook the surrounding scenery, green mountains, clear stream. After that, take the bamboo rafting down over to Gonggongqiao Pier from Shui’edi Pier, lay back and enjoy the relaxing time. After sightseeing, transfer back to Guilin Airport or train station, trip finishes.