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Guilin Hiking & Walking Tours

Guilin is famous as the “finest landscape under heaven”. Yes, here you can see beautiful Karst landscapes, pleasant countryside views, and busy ancient streets, unique ethnic villages, etc. To explore deep features of Guilin, we suggest you tour Guilin in a spectacular way – Hiking, which is an enjoyable way not only to get the joy of landscape sightseeing, but also experience the local culture.

There are many places suitable for a walking trip. Three top recommended trails are – Li River walking, Yangshuo Yulong River walking and Longji Terraces hiking. Li River and Yulong River hiking are relatively moderate walking along the riverside, passing through farmlands and villages. Both two trails can be done in a half day because the roads are flat though narrow in several sections. The feature of Li River and Yulong River hiking is to get close to touch the leisure peaceful countryside scenery and living custom. As for the Longji Terrace hiking, it is a little more challenging compared with the riverside walking of Li River and Yangshuo. The Longji region is rural, which makes it a special experience to hike some unique terrace fields of local ethnic minorities, such as Zhuang, Yao people.

Best Places for Hiking in Guilin

Brilliant natural scenery is the best feature of Guilin. While hiking is the best way to get the in-depth beauty and experience something different. The Li River, Yangshuo and Longji Terraces are three most classic places for hiking which can be covered in any regular Guilin Yangshuo tours.

  • Li River Hiking

    Li River Hiking

    5~6 hours' hiking along the picturesque Li River to see how the mother nature integrate with local's living.

  • Yangshuo

    Yangshuo Countyside

    Yangshuo has the most spectacular karst scenery in China. The best highlights of Yangshuo all gather along the Yulong River.

  • Longji Terrace Fields

    Hike on the narrow paths among the gorgeous terrace fields and visit ancient villages which keep their tradition well.

Best Guilin Hiking Tour Packages

Below are our travel experts’ handpicked top Great Hiking tour packages which take you to get the best walking experience in Guilin. Usually, you can plan the hiking with other highlights in Guilin and Yangshuo, and pick the suitable hiking between Li River, Yangshuo and Longsheng Terraces according to your own needs. All our Guilin hiking tours are private and customizable.

Li River hiking

4 Days Li River Hiking with Yanshuo Highlights Tour

Highlights: 10km’s walking from Yangdi to Xingping along the Li River

Tour Pace:Comfortable

Guilin, known for having the finest landscape under heaven, pleases you with its amazing countryside landscape and costom. To get the deep essence of Guilin, we advise you travel Guilin with some local way - Hiking. In this tour, you will take wondeful walking trip along the Li River. Then explore Yangshuo with many outdoor activities.

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Yangshuo hiking

4 Days Li River Cruise with Yanshuo Hiking Tour

Highlights: 12km’s walking along the Yulong River

Tour Pace:Comfortable

The best feature of this tour is the outdoor sightseeing and activities. You will first cruise the beautiful Li Rivers in Guilin. Then go to explore the picturestic countryside landscape in Yangshuo. The hiking along the Yulong River is the best exeperience in Yangshuo.

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Longji Terrace hiking

5 Days Best Guilin Tour with Yangshuo & Longji Rice Terrace

Highlights: In-depth Longji Rice Terraces Hiking from Ping'an to Dazhai (Jinkeng)

Tour Pace:Comfortable

With the most amazing view under heaven, Guilin ranks the top of tourists’ travel list. Surely Yangshuo and Longsheng Counties are the must-goes for your Guilin travel. The Li River and Longji Rice Terraces will make you stunning with their unique natural charm, and try to never miss any part of them.

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Recommended Top China Tours including Guilin

Have more days to spend in China? Why not travel Guilin with other popular travel destinations in China, such as Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Yangtze River, etc. Following are several recommended tour packages with private service and budget price.

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13 Days Classic China Vacation Tour with Yangtze Cruise

Beijing / Xian / Guilin / Yangshuo / Yangtze Cruise / Shanghai

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21 Days China Holiday with Yangtze River Cruise Tour

Hong Kong / Guilin / Yangshuo / Longsheng / Chengdu / Chongqing / Yangtze Cruise / Yichang / Zhangjiajie / Shanghai / Xian / Beijing

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