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Show runs daily. 1 hour in the evening. Can buy tickets easily in town from hotels, guides and agencies. Directed by Zhang Yi Mo. Chinese language not necessary
Lijiang Shanshui Theater, Yangshuo County, China
+86 773 881 1983
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 9 January 2012

I am surprised this attraction has not been given 5 stars by everyone...! I was really blown away by the performance. If you saw the opening ceremony of the Olympics in Beijing, you are familiar with the man responsible for the beautiful production of his...More

4  Thank blisstravel
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 9 September 2011

Our family of 8 attended our Son & Daughters Wedding in Tian Jin, China and we took a tour to Guilin. An extra part of the tour was to watch the Night Show IMPRESSIONS OF GUILIN by Sanjie Liu and we paid $400 for all...More

23  Thank piggylyew2
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

late arrivals, yapping all through show, cell phone use for video even wechat family and friends watching. people sta ding up for pictures. 15 minutes prior to end tour groups are slowly leaving unfront of you! leaving us a nigtmare too. 1,000 or more people!...More

Thank MeuterMedia
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the highlight of our three week tour in China. The Impression Sanjie Liu is a music & light Show performed by a large cast of singers and dancers who are drawn from local villagers and minority groups. The artist perform on rafts and...More

Thank SueJim126
Reviewed 1 week ago

This show was an optional extra during our stay in Yangshuo on our tour. Thank goodness we took the option. The entire performance with a huge cast was an eye opener. Set on a river / lake in the foreground and with mountains floodlit in...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice experience to see the show with a cast of 100+ and the stage was pretty impressive. The famous Chinese director Zhang Yimou did a revamp of the show in 2016 for the G20 summit in Hangzhou. Overall, a must try activity...More

Thank CheckW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I find it difficult to understand how people can have given this show 1 or 2 stars. Yes it was in Chinese, but then the clue is in the country you are visiting!! The show lasts about 70 minutes, and it was like watching an...More

Thank Spenceleys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This light show was absolutely incredible, with over 600 locals aged 10-60 featured in the performance (along with water buffalo and cormorants). The Li River is the stage, and pretty much everything happens on the water. The mountains are lit up in the background, and...More

Thank nickelcitygirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This show has a great reputation of being the thing to see in Yangshuo and it is amazing. The decorations, choreography and scenery of the whole show are a thing of beauty. I would absolutely recommend going to see it!

Thank Amit M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decorations: crags, karst peaks Stage- liriver Actors: cormorant, cows, Chinese guys Very interesting show. Good organisation. In the entrance, they gave us raincoats. Although it was raining we felt comfortable. So I don't see the reason why guys are being A tickets. This under the...More

Thank ekaterinak317
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This show was utterly amazing! Even as a foreign visitor, the show was easy to follow. Be prepared for the huge crowds!

Thank gsb1158
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not as impressed as many of the reviews as we felt the major attraction, being the mountain backdrop, weren’t played to their best during the show. They were floodlit at the start of the show to many oohs and aha’s but then only briefly during...More

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Yuval W
7 August 2017|
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Response from yeicacol | Reviewed this property |
No. It was boring for adults, at lest you speak Chinese.
27 June 2015|
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Response from nancytom2014 | Reviewed this property |
i just answered this question then i went back thru our journal to double check the info. all correct except that we paid 200 yuan EACH, including transportation to/from the show.