Located in the south of the Hunan-Guangxi Corridor, Guilin is a well-known historic and scenic city. The average altitude of the city is 150 meters. Adjacent to Hunan Province, Liuzhou of Guangxi Province, and Guangdong Province, Guilin covers an area of 27,809 square kilometers, with a population of 5.6 million. Guilin is the transportation hub and cultural centre of Guangxi Province though the capital city of Guangxi is Nanning. It has many titles, such as Chinese Historic and Cultural City and National Key Tourism City. This city, which has typical Karsts landform, is in the southeast of Nanling Mountains. The unique scenery here is formed by the erosion of limestone. There is saying in Chinese that "Guilin has the most beautiful scenery in China ". And the essence of the scenery is within the border of Yangshuo. Even so, numeric scenic spots in other counties in Guilin are also worth seeing.
*Guilin Tour Packages
There are so many scenic spots in Guilin. How to design a wonderful routes in Guilin that is suitable for you? China Panda Tour has packaged some most popular Guilin tours as below. While if you like slow pace, you can add one more day in Yangshuo; or if you wanna an special experience staying overnight on rice terrace field mountain, you can choose to change one night in downtown Guilin to Longsheng's hotel; or have fun to ride between the mountains and rivers, shuttle through the ancient residence path; there are even calligraphy and Chinese painting lessons facing the real mountain and river! Bid farewell to the noise of the city, and just return to the nature. Contact our travel consultants to flexibly make your own itinerary for free!