A list of 40 beautiful places to visit in China was released by CNN Travel, and Yangshuo was selected on the list together with the Yellow Mountains (Huangshan) and Hongcun Ancient Village in Anhui, Mount Wuyi in Fujian, Huangguoshu Waterfall in Guizhou, Fenghuang and Zhangjiajie in Hunan, Yalong Bay in Hainan, and another 32 beautiful attractions in China.
Yangshuo, located 64 km south of Guilin, is a popular tourist destination with incredible karst scenery, including beautiful hills, rivers, and caves. It is famous for the world's most impressive karst landscape and traditional fishing-village lifestyle, attracting a great number of tourists to visit every year.
Yangshuo is a great escape from the busy life and hustle of the city. Visitors can hike and go bamboo rafting there. It is also a nice place to explore the local countryside by bike. Biking in the countryside, you can enjoy the beautiful scenery, breathe fresh air, watch farmers working in the paddy fields, and experience local culture.
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Yangshuo is accessible by boat, by taxi, or by bus. Most travelers reach Yangshuo by bus. Buses depart from Guilin Bus Station to Yangshuo at 15 minute intervals. The whole journey takes around 90 minutes and the ticket price is 15 RMB. Or take a Li River cruise.
(Source page: http://travel.cnn.com/shanghai/life/40-beautiful-places-visit-china-943929)