Best Guilin itineraries



"Guilin is located in Southern China and surrounded by the spectacular Karst mountains in Guangxi province."oneworld365.org
"Guilin is a much bigger city, with few attractions in city proper."anomadontheloose.com
"Guilin is on the cards already and we're travelling Western China in the summer- so hopefully we'll discover lots more budget friendly places."grrrltraveler.com
"Guilin is one of the most beautiful places to live and work in China (China itineraries)."oneworld365.org
"Guilin is on my bucket list for a long time!"travelingwithsweeney.com
"Guilin is a beautiful city."travelgeekery.com

South China

Guilins location

Guilin at a glance

Very Touristic



2-3 nights


Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Guilin


Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL)

About Guilin

Guilin is a city in the country China with 649,352 inhabitants. And also, the nearest neighbour city is Guangzhou. This city is located in south China (visit China itineraries). And also, Guilin fits perfect for a trip with much cultrue.

Things to do

. bucket list for years. After all, according to the Chinese it has “the finest landscape under heaven” and the surrounding scene

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Most people visit Guilin to take pretty pictures of the terraced rice fields. That was our plan but it didn’t quite work out how w


What is the best thing to do in Guilin?

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Guilin is so much more than just it’s namesake city. Over the years the name Guilin has become synonymous with not just the city o


Best Things To Do In Guilin

Best Things To Do In Yangshuo

Best Things To Do In Xingping

Best Things To Do In & Around Guilin

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Eat & drink

We’d recommend hitting the streets by foot to explore on your first day. At our hostel on Jian Gan Road we were within a 20 minute

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I have a confession to make. None of these views are actually in Guilin City. I mentioned this in our Guilin Itinerary post , but

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Chinese food in China is different to Chinese food we know back home. The people who own takeaway joints in England (plan England itineraries) use Cantonese

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In case you weren’t already convinced before coming across this post, let me cement your decision to come to Guilin right here and now. ...

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Guilin is a stunning destination in China (plan China itineraries) that will enthrall you with its scenic rivers, karst mountains, rice terraces, and caves

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We stayed in Guilin for four nights. This was our Guilin travel itinerary: ...

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After parking the bike, we then proceeded to wander around like lost puppies trying to figure out how in the world to rent a bambo

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So, how much money should you budget for your trip to Guilin? ...

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Before you have a little look at my recommendations below I have to tell you that you are about to be spoilt for price and choice.


Jolie Vue Boutique Hotel

Eastern Plato Hotel

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Since I didn’t spend much time in Guilin, I have no particular hotel to recommend. You can find some good deals on Booking.com ...

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Once you get to Yangshuo, you are sure to want to stay around for a while to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Here are our picks of th

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