Guilin Travel Guide
Guilin is regarded in China as the countries most picturesque city. Two crystal-clear rivers meander through the city, which is encircled by mountains with unusual & bizarre rock formations and caves.The history of Guilin has more than 2000 years, still exist many well-preserved ancient villages near by the city, the villagers who live there keeps the traditional life style and customs. We will recommend some of the most popular ancient villages for you to visit. [More]
- Chinese Name: 桂林
- Location: South China
- Time Zone: (UTC+8)
- Latitude: 25° 16' N
- Longitude: 110° 17' E
- Area Code: 0773
- Chinese Pinyin: Guìlín
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It famed as their wonderful Dong minority culture and the typical wooden architecture, especially for drum tower and Wind and Rain Bridge.
Longsheng is a minority autonomous county; gathering with Zhuang, Miao, Yao, Dong four ethnic groups, the famous site is Longji Rice Terraces.
Lingchuan County is located in the west bank of Li River, 25km away from Guilin city; the famous sites are QinshiTan reservoir and Jiuwu Jiangtou Village.
Situated in the north of Guilin city, well-known for the thousands years historical culture, and an important Military strategic in Qin dynasty.
Yangshuo is a small town reputed for the most beautiful landscape in the entire Guilin region, and well-known for its countryside scenery.
Guilin Zhujiang Wharf,a foreign-related affairs dock, which was specifically constructed for foreign tourists visiting Li River.
Guilin is a popular tourist city famous for its Karst landscape and idyllic countryside. The limestone hills randomly thrust out of the ground.
Located in the southwest of Guilin city, famed as the town of longevity, because of the typical climate and diet.
Located in the east of Guangxi province, neighboring with Guangdong Province, the local life style have well heritage by Cantonese. Huangyao Ancient Town is one of the “must-see” sites.
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When deciding on where to stay in Guilin, the options are seemingly endless. From luxurious, 5-Star hotels to fun, inexpensive hostels and everything in between, there is literally something for every traveler’s budget.
Guilin Known internationally for its river and mountain scenery, mysterious caves and grotesque rocks.Guilin's local products and handicrafts include Shatian shaddock, water chestnuts, fermented bean curd, medicinal materials, paper umbrellas and artistic pottery and porcelain.
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