4-Day Southern China Splended Experience-Guangzhou and Guilin

Overview

Explore modern South China and the dreamlike land in 4 days! See the culture of ancient South China combined with the modern society and take the Li River Cruise for a life-time memory.

Highlights

  • Yuexiu Park
  • Museum of Nanyue King
  • Chen Ancestral Shrine
  • Qing Ping Market
  • Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall
  • Temple of the Six Banyan Trees
  • Li River Cruise
  • Elephant Trunk Hill
  • Reed Flute Cave
  • Fubo Hill

Tour Details

Day 1Hong Kong to Guangzhou by Train.

The trip starts from Hong Kong Railway station and the train brings you to Guangzhou for a 2-day sightseeing. Your Guangzhou guide is waiting for you in the arrival halls. Before exploring modern Guangzhou, first try the famous Cantonese dish(粤菜) in a local restaurant for lunch. A trip to the Western Han Museum of the Nanyue King Mausoleum is the perfect way to revisit the fascinating history of Canton. Underground palace of the museum visiting is included. Next make your way to Yuexiu Park, one of the Main Eight Attractions in Guangzhou. A highlight of the park is the Five-Ram Sculpture, one of landmark sites of the city.

  • Meals: Lunch at Jin Xi-lai Restaurant
  • Hotels: Garden Hotel Guangzhou   |  Ocean Hotel Guangzhou   |  Ocean Hotel Guangzhou 
Day 2Guangzhou to Guilin by Flight.
Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall

Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall

Spend day 2 taking in Lingnan culture. Kick start the day by visiting one of the Top 10 scenic spots in Guangzhou—Temple of the Six Banyan Trees,a noted historic site with over 1400 year. If you are into the beauty of folklore arts and crafts or have an appetite for Lingnan culture, then Chen Ancestral Shrine will hit you. Finish the morning visiting by indulging in Guangzhou’s delicious local food of Lotus Restaurant that is well-known for Cantonese food and Dim Sun. Have a walk through Qing Ping Market after the lunch to relax before head to the next stop, the biggest street market in Guangzhou with multiple shops of Chinese medicines (including live scorpions!). Continue your way to see Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall. Constructed in 1931 on the site of Sun Yat-sen’s former presidential office, the Memorial Hall is for commemorating Sun Yat Sen(孙中山). Witnessing many events in Guangzhou history, it is now the symbol of Guangzhou architectures. End today by taking flight for next destination—Guilin. The Guilin guide and the driver will be waiting for you on time in the arrivals of the airport and transfer you to the hotel.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Lianxiang Restaurant
  • Hotels: Sheraton Guilin   |  Guilin Bravo Hotel    |  Guilin Osmanthus Hotel 
Day 3Guilin

The charm of Guilin will be reveal by taking the Li River Cruise from Guilin City to Yangshuo County in 4 hours. The cruise starts from Zhujiang pier and arrives in Yangshuo County, the most beautiful part of Li River. As the essence of Guilin scenery, views are changing beautifully. Farmers tending rice paddies, lumbering water buffaloes pulling carts or cooling off in the river and unique appearance of different hills refresh the view constantly. Ever turn brings a new surprise. Lunch on the cruise is included. After a whole day’s sightseeing, the driver will take you back to the hotel in Guilin. Leisure time choice: See the scenery in a different way-biking along the country roads. Two hours would be enough to maximize your spare time in Yangshuo.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
  • Hotels: Sheraton Guilin   |  Guilin Bravo Hotel    |  Guilin Osmanthus Hotel 
Day 4Guilin to Hong Kong by Flight.
Elephant Trunk Hill

Elephant Trunk Hill

The last day in Guilin will be an essence tour of the city. Visit the classical representative of Guilin Karts landform— Reed Flute Cave. Have lunch in Mcfound known for wheaten food & northeast dishes.(Ranked #7 of 46 in Guilin restaurants in Trip Advisor) Elephant Trunk Hill Park is a must-see as the symbol of Guilin city. And climb up to the top of Fubo Hill for a bird’s eye view of the whole city. At last visit a local Calligraphy & Painting Art Center to see China’s culture on the paper. Finally end the trip packed with the departure flight from Guilin to Hong Kong. The guide and the driver will transfer you to the airport.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at McFound Restaurant
  • Hotels: No

What's Included & Excluded

  • Flights & Transfers in mainland China
  • Entrance fees to the scenic spots as listedin the itinerary
  • Centrally located hotels with daily western& Chinese buffet breakfasts
  • Authentic Chinese lunch at approve localrestaurants
  • Private air-conditioned car or vanaccording to your own group number with a local driver
  • Private English-Speaking Guide
  • Airport Taxes and Fuel Fees (If the flightsare included)
  • Service Charge & Government Taxes
  • Luggage Transfers

What's Not Included

  • Singile room supplement
  • International airfare or train tickets to enter or leave China
  • China Entry Visa Fees
  • Any Attractions/Activities/Shows not Listed in the Tour Itinerary

Good to Know

  • This is a private tour. The local private English-speaking guide and the private car will serve your own group only.
  • When on the tour, your tour guide and the driver can shorten or lengthen your time as your energy levels permitted.
  • Once you make an inquiry, you will get the specific reply from one of our travel advisors within 24 hours without service fee.
  • You can ask the travel advisor to tailor-make your own Guilin or even China trip based on this itinerary.
  • We can also arrange tours in other Chinese cities like Beijing, Shanghai and Xi'an and add them to this itinerary.
  • You will stop at a shop but absolutely no forced shopping.

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