Enjoy the perfect way to see the wondrous sights of Guilin by night with an evening boat ride in central Guilin to see the illuminated city of lakes, trees, gardens, bridges and green hills. Part of the landscape, but also where the city's locals reside and live. On this perfect night boat cruise you'll not only visit three famous scenic spots each with their individual characteristics, but you'll also learn to appreciate the famous traditional hills along the Guilin's ancient canal system. The perfect way to wind down after a long day!
Take a day trip from Guilin along the simply amazing Li River, twisting and turning through lush Chinese landscape that will have you 'snap happy' with the camera for the majority of the sightseeing tour! After some local, fresh catches for lunch on the way to stunningly beautiful Yangshuo you will have the opportunity to indulge in a bit of shopping and maybe pick up some real bargains in pearl and jade, or fine Chinese paintings. The perfect tour for those looking to relax and enjoy a day out in the Guangxi countryside.
China has been the home of so many of the world's innovations that every corner seems to have a historical wonder for you to discover. In Guilin, you'll get the chance to see the world's oldest canal: Ling Canal, built more than 2,000 years ago. It connects two rivers, tributaries of the Pearl and Yangtze rivers. Upon entering this area, you'll be able to learn about how China innovated thousands of years ago, and see the full achievement in all its splendor. This complex canal is a wonder of China's technological advancements and you can learn about its history and method at the site. If you like, you will be able to walk along the canal and see the old buildings, still standing, built in China's traditional style. There is also the opportunity to go boating if you wish so you can discover even more of the area's hidden gems. It's a great way to learn about how China was leaps ahead of the world when it came to developing new methods of irrigation.