Day 1: Guilin (No meal included). Upon your arrival, our guide will meet you and transfer you to the city center.
Day 2: Guilin - Yangshuo. Visits Elephant Trunk Hill, Reed Flute Cave (Lu Di Yan). This morning pay a visit to Elephant Trunk Hill and Reed Flute Cave. Elephant Trunk Hill is a hill that looks like a giant elephant putting its trunk into the river to drink water. It is the symbol of Guilin. Reed Flute Cave is full of stalactites and stalagmites in various shapes and sizes, which, with a multicolored lighting system, resemble a Chinese-version story of "Journey to the Center of the Earth".
The cave was also a frequent refuge for the local people escaping bandits and war in the past. This afternoon Then you will be transferred to Yangshuo by private car. After that, cruise on the Li River (Yangshuo - Fuli part), enjoy the picturesque sceneries on both side of the river. Includes: (B), (L).
Day 3: Yangshuo. Visits Impression Liu Sanjie. After enjoying your breakfast go to Yangshuo Cooking School to learn how to cook real Chinese foods in a traditional setting. After having lunch take a bicycle tour to a village in the countryside. Then enjoy a wonderful show named Impression Sanjie Liu. Includes: (B), (L).
Day 4: Yangshuo - Longsheng. Today take a coach to visit the ancient bridges: Dragon Bridge and Fuli Bridge. Then you will be transferred to Longsheng by private car. After that, Longsheng Pingan minority village, which is not only well-known for its terraces, but also the amazing development since the implement of the opening up and reform policy. Includes: (B), (L).
Day 5: Longsheng - Guilin. Today explore the natural wonder of Longsheng and Rice Terraces, which is situated 55 miles (87 km) northwest of Guilin, is home to a colorful mixture of Zhuang, Yao, Miao and Dong minorities. Its main attraction does not lie in the town, but not far out of town. Dragon Backbones Rice Terraces are located around 15 miles (25 km) away from Longsheng, where you will be rewarded feats of farm engineering going all the way up a string of 2400 feet (800 m) mountains. The 66 square km network irrigation project was began by the ethnic Zhuang in the Yuan Dynasty (1271 - 1368), and finished by the Qing (1644 - 1911). Then you will be transferred to Guilin by private car. Depart for the airport and bid farewell to China.
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