Guilin by Boat


Guilin between Yangshuo and is part of the Li River the most interesting landscapes both at historic levels. This section has long since become the main attraction of the region. The 80 km route is a succession of peaks grandiose of fishing villages and the famous Sugar Loaf.

Since Guillin, it is advisable to book cruises with your hotel or agency at least one day in advance. The boats are small motor boats fast and inexpensive. The official cruise is much more expensive, about 60 euros per person, including lunch and return by bus during the day.


The cruise is as follows: we first drove up Zhujiang bus (28 km south of Guilin), then boarding type vessels riverboats. The meal is served on board with the possibility of fish or seafood supplements. Some cruises offer duty-free room at the crossing. This type of cruise is very popular with Chinese tour groups so if you prefer something quieter and closer to nature, we advise you to board small boats to Yangshuo. This type of boat offers trips quieter and cheaper. One last tip, during low water (November-February), fewer boats and sail more