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Li River

East of Guangxi Zhuang, 541000, China
+86 773 282 5502
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East of Guangxi Zhuang, 541000, China
+86 773 282 5502
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This river cruise was one of my highlights of my China trip. We travelled from beautiful Gullin on the very relaxing 4 hour cruise along the Li River to the village of Yangshuo. Seating on the boat was comfortable bench seats and long tables accommodating...More

Thank CheltenhamBabs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the four hour river cruise and transfer back to Guilin. We loved the ride down the river. China can be crowded and chaotic and it was such a pleasure to just watch the scenery meander on by. You can book the trip online...More

Thank michaelfitzg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok so the best section of the river is in between Guilin and Yangshuo. You can either do the full trip from Guilin as a form of transport to Yangshuo which takes about 8 hours or do the slower trip against the current from Yangshuo...More

Thank harrytrekking
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

The boat tour is nice. Slow about 4 hours . Nice sceneries beautiful mountains. All green you can see lits of animals waterfalls during the tour The seats are comfortables and numbered. Its about 500 for the vip section You can buy some snacks like...More

Thank Aline K
Reviewed August 5, 2017

As I understood from my guide , from the main pier 40 minutes out of Guilin ( served by public transport) the cost of the government run cruise is a fraction of what western and other tourists pay in Guilin with agents ..ask your hotel...More

1  Thank vinchy
Reviewed August 4, 2017

After I signed up for the Li River Cruise, I had some slight misgivings....is 4.5 hrs too long? Will I experience the feeling, if you seen one, you seen them all? Should I really pay the premium to go for the top deck? Should I...More

3  Thank zestndo
Reviewed July 21, 2017

We purchased the cruise for about $74 per person with English-speaking guide. I called multiple times the day before to confirm pick-up time for the next morning but couldn't get any answer. I was told the tour guide would not be back in Guilin till...More

1  Thank Sara S
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Plan on this if you want a relaxing water cruise with beautiful mountain scenery. Lunch onboard was good as well. The mountain landscape limestone shapes are very interesting and storybook. Definitely recommend!

1  Thank PamDGIL
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We had an English speaking tour guide Marco from Guilin China travel service who was superb. We had a morning 1/2 day cruise. You have to be on time as they leave on the dot and will not wait for anyone. The scenery is pretty...More

Thank Anonymous A
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We booked the river cruise through Li River Official Cruise. Our group included 4 adults. It was supposed to include free pick up from the hotel. I called the night before, gave them the name of our hotel and was told we would be picked...More

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Ann H
March 30, 2017|
Response from James K | Reviewed this property |
We used a tour company, planning everything months beforehand, but I am sure you can book when you arrive. Please note that, depending on when you go, the boats can be very full, so you may want to plan ahead - maybe book... More
Mariel P
June 9, 2016|
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Response from Geoffrey O | Reviewed this property |
Don't be put off by what i have said. The scenery is lovely. The only thing that put us off going on it was the price.