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Lijiang Folk Customs Garden

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Address: No.250 Linjiang Road, Qixing District, Guilin 541004, China
Phone Number: 0773-5815678
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8:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Fantastic view!

I never see such fantastic view. Mountain shape is special, Clouds produce a fantastic world. It's really nature image of an old China story. There is the place of 20RMB Bill... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I never see such fantastic view. Mountain shape is special, Clouds produce a fantastic world. It's really nature image of an old China story. There is the place of 20RMB Bill. I visited several place in China. Here is one of my favorite place. Fantastic!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Whenever I recall my China trip, the first thing that jumps into my mind is the mesmerising scenery of the mountains and the reflection on he river...as you look around with short breaths from the boat both Hubby and I boarded for a promenade... I did not know which was more important to start liking like a lunatic on my... More 

Thank Mimo2405
Kincardine, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

We enjoyed the boat trip, seeing all the water buffaloes and people fishing. The river where we were was quite shallow, so my buddy and I found cold beers on the boat, sat out the front and watched China and the dragons teeth go by! My partner and I enjoyed the walk through the village leading too the boat. Lots... More 

Thank Sandy D
Hanoi, Ha Noi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

The main purpose when we decided to visit Guilinn is visit the Lijiang river. Although we went on rained day, but it's still beautiful. Place has less foreign visitor.

Thank VGa36
Limerick, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Peaceful well kept gardens. There is a lot of walking but you will want to keep going. Fantastic scenery. Not sure what the enterance fee was as it was included in our tour but it was expensive for tourists. I loved visititing there and everyone was very helpful and shops inside were good value. Of course you have to bargain... More 

1 Thank sunshinekerry
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Marvellous scenic view of the hills and water. BUT this postcard view has been spoilt by ugly concrete houses popping up every corner of the landscape. The locals must be upgrading. Met another traveller. It is his second visit after 30 years. He is just as disappointed.

Thank Damansara
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

u have 2 options to visit this, either buy a guided tour which is a 4/5 hour ride down the entire river or a second tour which is an hour boat ride with only the main high lights of this river & the moutain scene that is on the 20yuan Note. or u can do a private tour yourself and... More 

2 Thank naeemDurban
Sao Paulo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Best experience in Guilin. Great day trip to see the famous mountains including the background for the 20 yuan bill. Be prepares for almost none english speakers, we were helped by others chinese tourists during the whole trip. However, the view of the mountains and Li River compensates language challenge, worth every penny.

1 Thank Higor D
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Today we took a lovely walk up the river to find the Lijiang Folk Customs Garden. We found it. It is indeed all closed down. One could see what they used to provide: cock fighting and horse fighting to list two. We went next door to a shop that was open and the man who spoke English very well said... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Very confused how this is number 1 on trip advisor as the place was locked up and looked as it had suffered from a fire... A local woman told us it has been closed for 10 years?!?!?

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