The Ultimate Yangshuo & surrounding adventure

Yangshuo, Li River Cruise, Longji, Ping An & the Wind & Rain Bridge

We offer a spectacular 8 days tour around Guilin. This tour starts with evening arrival and ends with an afternoon departure. Of course we can change this if necessary.

Day 1: Airport to Yangshuo

We will fetch you at the Guilin airport. Our driver will hold a paper with your name on wait at exit, please look for you name carefully when you come out from the luggage claim. It takes 1.2 hour drive from the airport to your hotel in Yangshuo.

We offer two hotels to let you stay in Yangshuo.

  1. Magnolia hotel in town
  2. Snow Lion Riverside Resort in the countryside:

Day 2: Yangshuo bike ride

After breakfast, your guide will meet you at 9:30am for bike ride, you will ride bike through countryside to Yulong river.

Here you will take bamboo raft down to Gong Nong bridge. It is about 1.5 hours on the river. This is the best part of the river with spectacular views (see this page for getting the idea).

After bamboo raft we will continue cycling to Moon hill where we will hike up for getting some nice views over the surrounding countryside. This will take about 1 hour return.

We can have lunch at Moon hill café which is just at bottom of Moon hill. After lunch, we will cycle back to Yangshuo using a different countryside road. This trip include bike ride; bamboo raft; moon hill hike, lunch, and rest total about 6 hours.

At night we will visit the Liu Sanjie Lightshow which starts at 7:45pm, finish at 8:45pm.

Day 3: Yangshuo Li River cruise the best part.

The Lijiang RiverWe will have an early start at 6AM and drive Yangdi, an hour drive away, Here we will take a private boat and drift downstream to Xingping, about 1 hour on the boat.

You will have breakfast in Xingping. After breakfast, we can visit the local market, to see how the local people sell and buy stuff. Free afternoon and evening.

Day 4: Yangshuo village one day tour to Pudi

After breakfast, we will pick you up from you hotel in Yangshuo. We go to Mushan Wharf where we take boat to Jessie’s village Pudi. The boat ride takes about 1.2 hours, down stream to Pudi. On the way you will enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Lijiang River.

At arrival we will from the river side to Pudi village through the rice fields. We will visit the Pudi primary school, meet the children, talk to them. You can have a volunteer English class at the school. (this is usually considered to be one of the highlights of the tour!). We will have lunch at Jessie’s house. After lunch, we can have a walk around the village (see the Pudi page for more about Pudi Town). In the afternoon we will take the boat back to Mushan wharf and from there back to your hotel.

Day 5: Yangshuo to Ping An.

Day 5 of the tour around Guilin brings you to Ping An rice terraces (Longsheng); it takes 3 hours drive to there. After lunch, we will walk to “Old Zhuan” minority village, it takes 2.5 hour for return, on the way, you will see very beautiful rice terraces, and to see the oldest wooden house in this village. You will stay at Countryside Inn hotel. (here’s more about Longsheng and Ping An)

Free night.

Day 6: Ping An area

Longsheng minoritiesToday is an active day in the countryside which starts with a hike to Dazai, it is about 5 hours hiking. You will through the rice terraces and village.

After lunch, you will take car back to Ping An, stay another night in Ping An.

Day 7: Sanjiang to the airport.

After breakfast, pack your luggage drive to Sanjiang. It takes 2 hours drive to there, have lunch at Chengyang Chaio wind and rain bridge maan village.

You will stay overnight at Longfeng hostel. After lunch, you will watch the “Dong” minority show in the village, after the show, you can walk around the Dong villages around.

Free night.

Day 8: Sanjiang to the airport.

Free breakfast, we will drive to the airport for you flight to next destination. The end of the tour.

Price:

  • 2-3 people Y 6000 per person
  • 4 people Y 5500 per person
  • 5 people Y 5300 per person
  • 6 people Y 5100 per person
  • 7 people Y 4900 per person
  • 8 people Y 4700 per person

This price includes:

Please apply if you have more than 6 people. We will offer you different price for more than 6 people.

To confirm a booking we require a non-refundable 20% deposit to our secure paypal account or direct deposit. On arrival in Yangshuo/Guilin, we require full payment for the resuming amount to Jessie.

Our tour price include:

All the entrance tickets in the itinerary.
Activities and transportation on the tour.
Hotels (breakfast included)

  1. Yangshuo/Guilin (if applicable)
  2. Longyi/Xingping hostel (if applicable)
  3. ChengYang bridge LongFeng hostel 1 night (if applicable)
  4. Pudi, lunch included (if applicable)
  5. English speaking guide.

The tour price excludes:

Lunch; dinner. (though we will recommend restaurants)
Transportation and activities which are not in the tour program.
Airfares and tips for guide and driver

Jessie Lu, Yangshuo Tour Operator