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Li River

#13 of 124 Tours in Guangxi
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East of Guangxi Zhuang, 541000, China
+86 189 7866 4452
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All reviews top deck hour cruise water buffalo four hours bamboo raft breathtaking scenery large boats karst formations yuan note boat trip included lunch viewing deck takes about hours well worth the trip both sides take photos china trip
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A half-day cruise on the River Li was included in our tour. This was a delightful experience on a comfortable boat. In fact we were part of what must have been a convoy of at least a dozen boats doing the same trip and each...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found it a relaxing and comfortable tour down the Li river, especially because our travel agent had booked us seats in the VIP section up front on the upper deck, which we can highly recommend. The landscape is beautiful and changes all the time...More

Thank Danexplorer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I knew if I were going to go to China this place had to be on the tour. It is supposed to be one of the most scenic places in China and I was not disappointed. It rained as we were leaving the hotel, but...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The four hour cruise is just sensational and we went on a wet and heavily overcast day. The scenery is unique virtually the whole way and the included lunch on our boat was excellent and for another fee you can have some of the local...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We travelled to the river by coach. It was wonderful to see the green raised seabed hills rising, some with bald faces. The highlight was seeing a herd of water buffalo, birds and other boats. The boat facilities and upper viewing deck was great, as...More

Thank nordhoff57
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Loved the Li river ,mystical. If you go on a small boa cruise watch out for your fellow travellors in other boats wetting you with water canons Guilin although busy with tourits was quaint and enjoyable . I loved going to the stream were you...More

Thank Anne L
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Took a cruise that we booked at the tourist information desk at the airport when we arrived. (Half the price of things we found online). A car collected us from our hotel, took us to a tea plantation where we saw a tea field and...More

3  Thank MichelleStaines
Reviewed September 9, 2018

I had been debating whether to take the Li River cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo or take one of the smaller PVC rafts from Yangdi to Xingping. Since we were flying into Guilin, and mainly staying in Yangshuo, we ended up choosing the cruise ship....More

1  Thank Aurora09
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This was a lovely trip along the Rover Li, with some beautiful scenery and sights you would not see if travelling by road. We saw a lady tending to her goats beside the river, and a man with his cow walking her along. Highly recommended...More

Thank Guy M
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Although there's plenty to see within the Guilin area, the cruise on the Li River should not be passed up. The scenery is amazing and unforgettable. This was the one thing that was not included on my tour of China covering the major China attractions....More

2  Thank mayrobertq
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August 2, 2018|
Response from Lesley L | Reviewed this property |
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