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Li River

East of Guangxi Zhuang, 541000, China
+86 773 282 5502
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Li River Cruise Full Day Tour of Guilin and Yangshuo
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Li River Cruise and Yangshuo Day Tour from Guilin
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“top deck” (26 reviews)
“hour cruise” (19 reviews)
“water buffalo” (22 reviews)
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East of Guangxi Zhuang, 541000, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The boat tour is nice. Slow about 4 hours . Nice sceneries beautiful mountains. All green you can see lits of animals waterfalls during the tour The seats are comfortables and numbered. Its about 500 for the vip section You can buy some snacks like...More

Thank Aline K
Reviewed 1 week ago

As I understood from my guide , from the main pier 40 minutes out of Guilin ( served by public transport) the cost of the government run cruise is a fraction of what western and other tourists pay in Guilin with agents ..ask your hotel...More

1  Thank vinchy
Reviewed 1 week ago

After I signed up for the Li River Cruise, I had some slight misgivings....is 4.5 hrs too long? Will I experience the feeling, if you seen one, you seen them all? Should I really pay the premium to go for the top deck? Should I...More

2  Thank zestndo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We purchased the cruise for about $74 per person with English-speaking guide. I called multiple times the day before to confirm pick-up time for the next morning but couldn't get any answer. I was told the tour guide would not be back in Guilin till...More

Thank Sara S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plan on this if you want a relaxing water cruise with beautiful mountain scenery. Lunch onboard was good as well. The mountain landscape limestone shapes are very interesting and storybook. Definitely recommend!

1  Thank PamDGIL
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had an English speaking tour guide Marco from Guilin China travel service who was superb. We had a morning 1/2 day cruise. You have to be on time as they leave on the dot and will not wait for anyone. The scenery is pretty...More

Thank Anonymous A
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We booked the river cruise through Li River Official Cruise. Our group included 4 adults. It was supposed to include free pick up from the hotel. I called the night before, gave them the name of our hotel and was told we would be picked...More

Thank Sarena7575
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Li River was absolutely gorgeous! This is one of the most scenic areas in China. Rather than as a day-trip, we traveled to Yangshou from Guilin on a cruise. We booked a “Superior Cruise” with 2nd Floor seating through Yangshou Insider, which included a driver...More

1  Thank 0O0O0O0O0
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I just loved this cruise down the Li River -it was one of the highlights of our China trip. The scenery is breath taking & the photo opportunities as you glide past the limestone hills, steep cliffs & fields never ending. Four hours plus of...More

1  Thank Andrzej116
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The rating of the trip is absolutely negative. The local agency contacted by Viator cannot guarantee an adequate service (we paid US170, 2 Travelers) Here's the history: At 11:00 pm we get a call .The agency informes us that picking at the hotel (paid in...More

3  Thank Laura B
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Ann H
30 March 2017|
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Response from James K | Reviewed this property |
We used a tour company, planning everything months beforehand, but I am sure you can book when you arrive. Please note that, depending on when you go, the boats can be very full, so you may want to plan ahead - maybe book... More
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Mariel P
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Response from Geoffrey O | Reviewed this property |
Don't be put off by what i have said. The scenery is lovely. The only thing that put us off going on it was the price.
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