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2 Days Best Detian Waterfall Tour from Nanning

A Journey to the Largest Transnational Waterfall in Asia


You may have been to some waterfalls before, but how about a transnational one? Located on the border of China and Vietnam, Detian Waterfall, is the largest transnational waterfall in Asia and the fourth largest one in the world! Spanning over 200 meters wide and pouring over 70 meters high, the amazing Detian will certainly update the image about waterfalls in your head! Besides, the nearby stunning Karst Landscapes are additional wonderful gifts for you.

In this 2 days short tour, you will have a short stay or layover in Nanning, and then we will take you to visit this hidden gem - Detian Waterfall on China’s southwest border! We also introduce you the tourist treasures around the waterfall, including Tongling Grand Canyon with otherworldly underground caves, rivers, waterfalls, and Mingshai Scenic Area with splendid Guilin-like scenery. Everything is perfectly arranged in 2 days. Go with us now!

Highlights of this tour

  • Take a bamboo raft to have a close touch of the spectacular Detian Waterfall;
  • Make adventurous tour to Tongling Grand Canyon to feast your eyes with mysterious Karst Caves, grand waterfall, tranquil streams and pools, lush tropical forest and so forth;
  • Enjoy leisure bamboo rafting winding through the picturesque Karst peaks and rivers at the "Little Guilin" - Mingshi Scenic Area;
  • Step to the Sino-Vietnamese Border and explore the mixed flavor of China and Vietnam;
  • All-inclusive fantastic guide service and private car service from your arrival to your departure.

Basic Trip Information

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  1. 1. This price is for one person, based on a group of 2 adults sharing one double-bed room in a 4-star hotel and traveling in low seasons;
  2. 2. This price is subject to change according to your traveling season, group size, hotel class, change of activities and possible fluctuation of currency exchange rate.
Travel Route:
Nanning / Detian Waterfall / Tongling Grand Canyon / Nanning
Travel Length:
2 Days & 1 Night
Tour Code:
Group Size:
You, your family, friends or group
Any day you want

Full Itinerary Day by day

Day 1 Nanning Arrival - Mingshi Scenic Area - Detian Waterfall (L)

Welcome to Nanning! Upon arrival, you will be picked up by your guide and driver at the airport, train station, or your hotel in Nanning, and then transfer to Detian Waterfall to admire this mesmerizing natural wonder! Detian Waterfall is the largest transnational waterfall in Asia and the fourth largest one in the world!

On the way to Detian Waterfall, you will first visit the "Little Guilin" - Mingshi Scenic Area, where you will meet with ideal countryside surrounded by splendid Karst peaks and rivers. Enjoy a 30-minute bamboo rafting and have a short leisure walking there.

After that, continue your private car trip to Detian Waterfall. As you approaching, you will hear the resonant roars kilometers away. Only several minutes later, the awe-inspiring picture of the Detian Waterfall and the Ban Gioc Fall at Vietnam side, with the surrounding towering Karst peaks as the backdrop, opens in front of you. Follow your guide to admire the grand waterfalls from the riverside viewing platforms, including the closest one just at the right end of the waterfall! Thereafter, take a bamboo raft to get close to the lower reaches of the fall and to feel the rush of spray on your face.

After the intimate moments with the waterfall, your guide and driver will escort you to your hotel in Shuolong Town for accommodation. Today’s tour ends. Have a good sleep!

Optional Evening Detian Waterfall Tour: Detian Waterfall also opens at night. And there will be grand Light Show and great Folk Performances offered during then. If you want to appreciate the waterfall lit up in colorful lights and to admire the interesting shows about the love stories of Frog God and his girl, please tell your guide in advance. You guide can book a night ticket for you in advance.

Splendid Detian Waterfall Mingshi Scenic Area
Day 2 Tongling Grand Canyon - Nanning (B, L)

Good morning! Enjoy your breakfast, and then your guide and driver will escort you to Tongling Grand Canyon, the Beautiful Scar of the Earth. Tongling Grand Canyon is about 47 kilometers and 1 hour by car from your hotel.

Upon arrival, you will first follow the steps down to the base of the canyon. On this way down, you will be welcomed with extremely refreshing air. You will first pass through Tongling Treasure Cave lit up with multicolored lights. By your two sides are magnificent cliffs with hanging stalactites of strange shapes. The end of the downhill stairs is a tranquil underground river winding through the Tongling Canyon. Enjoy a spiritual walking along the river to venture deeper. Thick virgin forest, magical natural underground tunnel, and dramatic waterfalls are waiting for you on your way ahead. You also won't miss the ruins of hanging coffins of Zhuang People. At the deepest point of the canyon is an ultrahigh Tongling Waterfall with an amazing drop of 188m! Let's stand in front of the waterfall to enjoy the shocking power of nature, and then visit the Water Curtain Cave behind the waterfall. Inside the cave there are extraordinary stalactites, stalagmites, stone columns and also a Nine Layers Waterfall. After the cave exploration, follow your guide to get out the canyon. Near the exit of the canyon there are traditional folk buildings with Zhuang characteristics. If lucky, you will enjoy interesting folk performances there.

After the tour, you will be escorted back to the airport / train station in Nanning for departure. Tour ends!

Tongling Grand Canyon Magical KaEst Cave at Tongling Grand Canyon

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