A cruise along the Li River between Guilin and Yangshuo is an unforgettable experience.

Li River Cruise & Yangshuo Combo

Suggested Itinerary
Day 1 Arrive in Guilin, Flight not included

Airport Transfer (Guilin)

Day 2 Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo
Guilin Li River Cruise 

Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo. (4 hours): A cruise along the Li River between Guilin and Yangshuo is an unforgettable experience. As you take in the stunning scenery, there's something interesting to see at almost every bend in the river. Between spectacular limestone peaks you'll see graceful bamboo groves, farmers tending rice paddies, and lumbering water buffaloes pulling carts or cooling off in the river. You may see fishermen gliding along on their narrow bamboo rafts, and if you're very lucky you might see one of the famous fishing cormorants. Boats depart from various wharves, according to the height of the river at different times of the year.The Li river cruise is by a medium size boat which can accommodate about 140 passengers.

Day 3 Yangshuo Countryside Cycling, Yangshuo Chinese Cookery Class
yangshuo chinese cooking class 

Yangshuo Countryside Cycling (2 hours): Experience the hustle & bustle of the Yangshuo traffic for 10 minutes before you escape onto the country roads, lanes and tracks of the distinctive and beautiful Yangshuo countryside. Biking alongside the paddy field and orchards that surround the famous mountains will give a fascinating insight into life in rural China. You will have a family visit on the half way. It is an opportunity to see a real country life and talk to the local farmers. The whole cycling takes around 2 hours for a length of 15 kilometers.

Yangshuo Chinese Cookery Class: This class begins at the local market where ingredients for the dishes are chosen by students. Back at a covered, rooftop patio-classroom, you have an opportunity to learn three dishes and enjoy the fruits of your labor. You can choose other favorite dishes at the lunch. 

What happens during the class? 
1. Meet the teacher in cooking school and choose two meat dishes and one vegetable dish from the menu.
2. Walk to local farmer's market and see different kinds of seasonable vegetable and meat sell in the market. 
3. Back to school to start the class, there are three steps to learn: chopping, frying and seasoning. 
4. Taste the dishes you cook and receive the recipes after class.

Day 4 Yangshuo to Guilin to Departure City, Flight not included

Airport Transfer (Guilin)

Interested? Each tour can be tailored.