As all we have known that Guilin Tour is one of the most popular tour among China Tours.It is not only its beautiful scence but also its delicious food.The old Chinese saying goes, “Guilin’s mountain and water scenery is the best under heaven.” Guilin has the most typical karst topography in the world, with limpid rivers and lakes, verdant hills, grotesque rocks and mysterious caves.

Guilin’s unique natural and man-made landscapes provide an abundance of options for a never-ending and unforgettable lifetime journey.  The Two-River and Four-Lake Water System coils the small city which re-creates the flourishing scenery of the Song Dynasty.  The classical attractions include the “Three hills, Two caves and One river” (referring to Diecai Hill, Fubo Hill and Elephant Trunk Hill, Reed Flute Cave and Seven-Star Cave, and the world-renowned Li River), which could be liken to the beautiful flowers giving off their enchanting fragrances. Whether you would like to take a dream vacation or plan to touch nature in person, you will be exceptionally surprised by what Guilin has to offer.

Li River is the soul of Guilin scenery. It is the river of poems and paintings. Hanyu vividly described the enchanting beauty of the Lijiang River in his poem: The River looks like a blue silk ribbon, and the mountains resemble emerald hairpins.” The Li River is famous for its beauty of four unique: verdant mountains, fragrant waters, mysterious grottoes, and exquisite rocks. Along the river, there are deep pools, dangerous shoals, murmuring springs, and roaring waterfalls. Going downstream in a tourist boat, one can enjoy spectacular views of crowded towering

Reed Flute Cave is located in the northwest of Guilin City, 5 kilometers away from the center of the city. It is one of the most extraordinary sceneries in Guilin. These remarkable scenes in the cave could undoubtedly evoke breathless admiration from domestic and foreign visitors. The length of the Reed Flute Cave is 240 meters. According to a legend, Reed Flute Cave got its name because people believed that the reed by the cave’s mouth could be made into flutes. Its name is explained by the fact that reeds for making flutes and pipes have been grown in this region since ancient times.

Elephant Trunk Hill is one of the Lijiang River’s most famous sights. The hill is situated on the western bank of the Lijiang River, to the southeast of Guilin. It looks like an elephant, dipping its snout into the Lijiang River, hence the name “Elephant Trunk Hill”. This sight isvery representative of the landscape around Guilin and is a symbol of Guilin itself. Resembling elephant leisurely sucking water from the river with its long trunk, this hill is famous as Elephant Trunk Hill for hundreds of years.

Folded Brocade Hill (Diecai Shan) is one of Guilin’s most climbable peaks situated very close to the city center in the northeast of Guilin, near the Lijiang River. The name was inspired by the colorful limestone formations covering the hill, which resemble skeins if silken thread. T Folded Brocade Hill covers an area of approximately 2 square kilometers. It consists of Yueshan Hill, Look-on-All-Direction Hill, Crane Peak and Bright Moon Peak.

Fubo Hill stands solitarily by the Li River in downtown Guilin.  A climb to the top of the hill offers visitors an extensive view of some charming scenery, including the sunrise over Yao Hill with Zizhou Islet enshrouded in the mist and Old Man Hill in the distance.

Having reading the introduction above all, have you been interested in Guilin tour? If you have, you can choose a travel agency and consult how to attend a tour group to Guilin.

Jack Li

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