The scenery of Guilin has been called 'the most magnificent under heaven.' Travel with a knowledgeable local guide on this private, full-day sightseeing tour including Fubo Hill, Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Hill, Solitary Beauty Peak, the Mansion of Prince Jingjiang and Seven Star Park. You'll experience the best of Guilin — famous for the verdant beauty of its nearby mountains, elegant waterways, magnificent crags and fantastic caverns!
After hotel pickup by private vehicle, your full-day Guilin city tour begins with two attractions that feature sculpted stone: one carved by man and the other by nature. At Fubo Hill, stroll along the pathways to view intricate carvings and stone Buddhas dating back to the Tang Dynasty. Then it's on to Reed Flute Cave, a must-see Guilin attraction where nature has created the ‘Palace of Natural Arts’ — beautiful stalactite and stalagmite formations illuminated by colorful lights.After a leisurely stop to shop for local pearls, jewelry and crafts, continue to the symbolic center of the city, Elephant Hill. Resembling an elephant drinking water through its trunk, this monolithic hill is approximately 3.5 million years old, with stairs to climb for a bird's-eye view of Guilin. After a Chinese-style lunch, visit Solitary Beauty Peak and the Mansion of Prince Jingjiang, an ancient home of a nobleman from the Ming Dynasty. Enjoy a privately guided tour of the mansion before a stroll along the scenic waterways of nearby Seven Star Park.Your guide provides informative commentary throughout your private day tour, ending with drop-off at your hotel.