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Xingping Li River Fisherman Show and Sunset Private Tour

1. Xingping Li River Fisherman Show and Sunset Private Tour

Benefit from pickup at your hotel, and then make your way to the river pier to watch local fishermen take part in a unique ritual at the end of the day. See a beautiful sunset over the Li River in the town of Xingping. Experience the traditional lifestyle of the Lijiang fishermen as they use paddles, bamboo leaves, lanterns, and cormorants to catch fish. Marvel as they fish without the need for any hooks or bait. The show lasts for around 1.5 hours and is based on the mutual trust between the birds and fishermen wearing hats and raincoats, holding lamps to light up the river after dark.

Yangshuo: Full-Day Hiking Tour w/ Local Guide

2. Yangshuo: Full-Day Hiking Tour w/ Local Guide

At 08:00, your local guide will meet you in your Yangshuo hotel lobby to be transferred to Gaotian Village, where you will start the 4-hour hiking trip in the paddy fields. The hiking route goes along the country path among farms and the stunning karst mountain scenery.  Learn the regional agriculture with your local guide, and talk with local farmers en route. This is one of the best ways to know the local crops while hiking in the fields. After the hiking, have lunch at the local farmer's house to taste the local food. Then, you will be transferred back to your hotel where the trip will conclude.

Yangshuo: Full-Day Private Countryside Hiking Tour

3. Yangshuo: Full-Day Private Countryside Hiking Tour

On this full-day tour, admire unique mountains, fabulous rivers and quiet countryside on a hike from Yangdi Town to Xingping Town. Start at the Dragon Bridge and continue on the path that heads down the Yulong River to the Dragon Village and Fenglou Village. Walk along the riverside and pass by local villages, paddy fields and bamboo groves. Pass through the Yu Long Valley, surrounded by amazing limestone Karst formations, ancient villages and a catch-your-own fish farm. Visit Moon Hill and Yangshuo. Take photos of water buffalo and ducks to capture your special day.

Yangshuo Xianggong Mountain Sunrise Private Half-Day Tour

4. Yangshuo Xianggong Mountain Sunrise Private Half-Day Tour

Xianggong Mountain is located on the west bank of the Lijiang River between Huangbu Shoal and Nine-Horse Mural Hill. An ascent of the mountain is rewarded with a bird's eye view of Lijiang River winding through countless peaks. Each year, a good number of photographers are attracted to Xianggong Mountain by the light and shadow, sea of clouds, and amazing morning glow at sunrise. The work of a photographer from Guilin won a bronze medal at the 10th international Photography Exhibition was created here. You will have an opportunity to capture the picturesque scenery yourself while watching the sunrise with this half-day small group tour!   Itinerary: 4:30 AM  Pick-up from your downtown Yangshuo hotel 4:30 AM to 5:20 AM  Depart for Xianggong Mountain 5:20 AM to 7:00 AM  Explore Xianggong Mountain 7:00 AM to 8:30 AM  Return to your downtown Yangshuo Hotel Note: The best season for sunrise watching is from July through December

Yangshuo: Private Mountains and Rivers Day Tour

5. Yangshuo: Private Mountains and Rivers Day Tour

You will be picked up from your hotel in Yangshuo or Guilin at 9 AM and be transported by private air-conditioned car to Xianggong Mountain. An ascent of this peak is rewarded by breath taking views of the Li River as it winds its way between innumerable peaks. Enjoy this world-famous view which has attracted many photographers with its dramatic play of light and shadow amongst a sea of clouds. From here you will be taken to Yangshuo’s historic West Street for lunch or to rest. Admire the oldest street in Yangshuo where 1400 years of history sets the stage for a vibrant cultural melting pot. From 2:30 to 3:40 enjoy a relaxing trip along the Yulong River by bamboo boat. Famed as the little Li River, the Yulong boasts an incredible landscape which rivals the Li River. Peaceful views of ancient villages and bridges along with the daily life of local people will provide the perfect end to your experience. Finally you will be returned to your hotel in Guilin or Yangshuo.

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What people are saying about Yangshuo

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4.0 / 5

based on 4 reviews

the guide was great! the trip was wonderful.

andy (the guide) was knowledgable, helpfull, likable, reliable and very cooperative. i highly recommend him to any group of any age.