6 Days / 5 Nights Guilin Tour

china train odysseyTour Highlights: Reed Flute Cave
Elephant Hill
Mt. Yao
Li River Cruise
Yangshuo
Longji Rice Terraces

Itinerary:

Day 1 Arrival in Guilin (no meals)

Upon arrival at Guilin airport, be met by an English-speaking guide and transferred to your hotel. Free at leisure for the rest of the day.

Day 2 Guilin city tour to Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Hill, Mt. Yao (B, L)

Visit the Reed Flute Cave, the Elephant Hill and Mt. Yao (chairlift up and down) including a visit to the tea plantation at the foot of the mountain. You are at free for the rest of the day.

Day 3 Li River Cruise (B, L)

Transfer to Zhujiang Pier in the morning. Take a cruise on the Li River and enjoy lunch on board. Arrive at the small town Yangshuo at between 12:30 to 1:30pm. Check in your hotel and free afternoon for your own exploration (perhaps strolling or shopping for some souvenirs along the West Street).

Day 4 Yangshuo: Bamboo Rafting, Cooking course (B, L, D)

You guide will rent bikes (city bike or mountain bike) for you. Ride a bicycle to the countryside of Yangshuo. Then have a bamboo rafting tour on Yulong River. Lunch is arranged at a local restaurant. In the afternoon take a cooking course at a small cooking school.

Day 5 Yangshuo-Longji visit the spectacular Rice Terraces (B, L, D)

After breakfast you will be transferred to Longji where you can see the spectacular Rice Terraces. It takes about 3.5 to 4 hours. On the way visit the minority tribe – Huangluo Yao Ethnic Village. As your car is requested to stop at the parking lot, you will have to walk for about 30 minutes from the parking lot to your hotel in Ping An village along a flagstone road. Check in your hotel and have a rest. Walk around to take photos and view sunset if weather permits.

Day 6 Longji-Guilin Departure (B, L)

View sunrise if weather permits. Have a hiking adventure to the ancient Zhuang Ethnic Village (1.5-2 hours per way). It really deserves a short hiking tour in the Rice Terraces Area. After lunch be transferred to Guilin airport and fly to your next destination.
Service ends.

CTT strives to deliver quality customized tours to our clients at an affordable price. For any price information, please do not hesitate to email us at info@chinatraintrip.com. We will give you a prompt reply within 12 hours!