The sixth Yangshuo Climbing Festival is coming soon in one of China's most beautiful places — Yangshuo, Guilin, from October 25th to 27th, 2013.
Yangshuo Climbing Festival, the most popular climbing festival in China and one of the largest climbing festivals in the Asia, started in 2008, attracting numerous climbing enthusiasts from other parts of China and around the world. Each participant will get a climbing festival T-shirt and souvenirs from the sponsors.
The purpose of the climbing festival is to promote the development of the sport of rock climbing, and build a sense of community among climbers in China and from around the world.
Activities include a treasure hunt, bouldering competitions,outdoor training, taster climbing opportunities, a mountain bike race, outdoor movies, a music festival, a BBQ\beer festival, and a lucky draw.
Many well-designed routes will be available to meet the needs of climbers of different levels.
Yangshuo, located 64 km south of Guilin, is a popular tourist destination, and famous for the world's most impressive karst landscapes and traditional fishing-village lifestyle. Some popular attractions of Yangshuo include: Moon Hill, Butterfly Spring, Yulong River, Silver Cave, and West Street.
China Highlights specilaizes in tailor-making China tours. See our Yangshuo tours. If you are interested in participating in the climbing festival, contact us and we can help you design your own Yangshuo tour including the climbing festival, based on your requirements.