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Address: Yangshuo, Yangshuo County, China
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Famous river in China

Definitely a must do. Awesome bamboo boat ride on the river and scene around. Watch out for boatman constantly asking for tips though and don't fall in.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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41 reviews 41 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Definitely a must do. Awesome bamboo boat ride on the river and scene around. Watch out for boatman constantly asking for tips though and don't fall in.

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

I am sure wonderful on a hot day, but we were here in winter. Wonderful view, but two hours was enough, boatman moves you downstream like in a gondola. Negative side- from the start was asking for a tip, you are to heavy- I'm only 79 kilo. Half the Chinese men were heavier. Stopped on little Island - tried to... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Beautiful spot absolutely amazing scenery just a little overcrowded with chinese tourists and bamboo rafts

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We enjoyed being brought down the river stream by bamboo boat. Really nice way of enjoying the country. We made many photo pictures of the nice hills around Yangshuo. Our bicycles were brought by car to the endpoint of the journey.

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

boats are not great but the sights are great and the food even through it looked not so great was fine.

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Xi'an, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I visited Yangshuo in winter, Li River cruise makes the small town known to foreigners. The enchanting fairyland of Yangshuo is renowned as the best in Guilin. People could disembark at the port where near the Green Lotus Peak. Yangshuo is a beautiful small town with green landscapes, hills, and waterfalls, though you might not notice them at the bustling... More 

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Huizhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Really good, cruise along the river on a bamboo raft and soak up the views, we were there in winter so it was a little chilly on the raft but worth it to see the mountains and river.

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China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I like bamboo drift best. The river is clean, you can see the reflaction of mountain in the water and the watergrass under the water. you can swim in the water.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We spent an afternoon in the blistering heat riding along the river. It was simply amazing! The landscape is constantly changing and each turn leaves you in awe of what lies in front of you. The only annoying this is the sales women trying to sell you bamboo rides all the time, but it is their way of living so... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

As others have mentioned, beware of the saleswomen as they will follow you and pester you for a bamboo ride. The term 'bamboo?' May even haunt you in your sleep, they really are that annoying. Many of the guys on the bamboo rafts are farmers and don't speak any English but if you know a little Chinese then you can... More 

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