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Li River

#11 of 123 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 bamboo raft four hours breathtaking scenery karst formations cruise takes large boats yuan note boat trip included lunch viewing deck takes about hours well worth the trip both sides take photos
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Reviewed today

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 9 September 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 8 September 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 20 August 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
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We were booked on a river cruise from Guilin to Yangshou as part of a tour package. I didn’t know what to expect, thinking the ship would be a fairly simple ship. What a surprise - the ship was luxurious inside - spacious and not...More

1  Thank NYCtraveller60
Reviewed 7 August 2018

It is an incredible journey through a quiet river in the middle of magic mountains. The most amazing experiences you may have.

Thank seasonedvisitor
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I've just spent a few days staying at the Yangshuo Mountain Retreat and relaxing and enjoying the sights along the River Li and Yulong River. Despite it being a bit of a tourist mecca at this time of year it wasn't too crowded and was...More

Thank primroses4
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2 August 2018|
Response from Lesley L | Reviewed this property |
I went through China Highlights Tours. They are very professional. Hope this helps? Enjoy China!