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Address: No.1 Taohuajiang Road, Xiufeng District, Guilin 541001, China
Phone Number: 0773-2891758
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Elephant trunk

Elephant trunk mountain is one of Guilin's most traditional places to visit. Take a walk and enjoy all the beauties of this unique place

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
Ivan S
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Dongguan, China
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Shanghai, China
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155 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Can't believe they block the view of this from the road so you have to pay to go and see it, if you just want to take photos go up to the bar on the 6th floor of the Golden Oriele and get it for free.

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Vancouver, Canada
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174 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

It's for the tourists. Very picturesque. The place is very near city centre. Take a picture with two comorans! I did!

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Thank Lagusaya2
Brasília, DF
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37 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

I can not deny it's the scenery is beautiful , but I was disappointed because it is a paid parking ! I imagined something else , but ok

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Thank HeloBessa
Guilin, China
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173 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Don't recommend to westerners. It is a man-made attraction with far-fetched mixture of so-called traditional architectures. Not worthy a 1-hour drive there.

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Well done! I was very lucky to watch the show. The performance on the water, around the mountain, with 600 performers, it was just AMAZING! I was very impressed!!! Highly recommended, but the price is high

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Malaysia
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60 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Seldom I would like to give poor review. We were directed to an open area and seated. Suppose to be a presentation by some minority people. Three ladies came out and did their hair do. That's it. Showtime over. The stage show was nothing to shout about. After the stage show we walked to see a live cockfight with bets... More 

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Thank Damansara
Penang Island, Malaysia
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41 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

nothing much but to see a rock shaped naturally like an elephant trunk. Went to the toilet. DO NOT GO TO THE TOILET. There were no proper toilet!! I gave myself hundred thousands reason to enter the toilet. WAY TOO DISGUSTING!

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Dongguan, China
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581 reviews
235 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

Elephant trunk mountain is one of Guilin's most traditional places to visit. Take a walk and enjoy all the beauties of this unique place

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Thank Ivan S
Indonesia
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59 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

One of the most famous legend from Chinese is Liu San Jie, and it's also become the icon of Guilin. One of part of the stories is Liu San Jie love's ball, and surely you can find this balls as souvenir around. Take a picture with the big Liu San Jie balls at the entrance, and then visit all the... More 

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2 Thank Iko B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

The Guilin elephant has a special place in the Chinese national psyche. If you're on a tour, do be sure to gaze in awe at it to avoid causing offence. Saying it's a rock with a hole in it is almost sacrilegious.

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