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Yulong River

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Yangshuo, Yangshuo County, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Haven't been to Yangshuo for years and it changed a lot in both good way and bad way. West street is very commercial this day. Too many fancy shops and missing the humble little oriental county town feeling. The river side of Yulong has changed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sunny C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

yulong river valley is a great place to stay all day and relax. since the government has restricted cars going in this area, it is great. you can explore it by walking with friends, or rent a bike or Escooter. I prefer walking with friends...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Snowman460
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most tourist will choose Yulong River Bamboo Rafting to see more of the karst mountain in Yangshuo stretch. It is one of the best view in Yangshuo County aside from Li River. We got our tour booked from our hotel. Usually booking with your hotel...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sharoncP7068UG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The scenery is spectacular and goes forever with mountain peak after mountain peak. The river is shallow and the water seems relatively clear and clean. There are tours of the river but just walking the bank gives you a good view of the mountains. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With our Tour Guide Emma from Wendy Wei Tours we went scenic drifting on a bamboo raft down the Yulong River. The non-motorised bamboo rafts are pushed along by a at a sedate pace down the course of the river and across a few small...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SueJim126
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Booked a tour which includes getting to and from hotel plus the bamboo ride for one pax @rmb260. Bamboo rafting along the river is pretty slow and takes about 90 minutes. Along the way, there are rapids where you plunge with the raft. Quite Exciting....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MadButterfly
Reviewed 30 October 2018

There are tens of companies that you can get a ticket on a boat cruising down river....can not recommend any in particular...ours was ok, don’t remember the name. The difference in price mainly seems to be if you get a box lunch or a buffet...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kris B
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Recommend doing this on a wooden raft, beautiful and peaceful on this river. We arranged this through out hotel.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank WorldTravler1946
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

See river with cruise,bamboo raft or even walk near the river,river is beautiful and lovely to see it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Really nice area. We took it in 3 different ways and loved all of them - it didn't feel redundant at all. I took hundreds of pictures that i'll have to sort through later. Oops - i hate when i do that, but its so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Rona C
24 January 2017|
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Response from Johan N | Reviewed this property |
Yangshuo is much nicer than Guilin, so skip Guilin and take taxi directly to YS from GL airport. Should cost around 300Y and take 1 hour or so. But make sure to say you are willing to pay for the expressway road toll (around... More
Rona C
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Response from frezet47 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the quality of the bike. For a normal bike I payed 200 Yuan for 6 weeks, but if you like a better one, it will be much more. The area here is totally flat, so it is not necessary to have a mountainbike or... More
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Response from j_rgandreasz | Reviewed this property |
I preferred the Yulong river! It's much more quite and not so overcrowded! If you are interested in rent a bike and bike along the river - it's an absolut gorgeous landscape!