Guilin Yangshuo 5 day tour

5 Day Tours

5 Days Tours

If you have enough time to enjoy Guilin and Yangshuo’s areas for several days, these featured highlight 5-days tours in Yangshuo might help you take full advantage of your time and make sure you discover and enjoy your stay as much as possible. Check out the proposed tours listed below and feel free to ask me for additional information.

If you’d like something different from any of the tours presented below, please let me know and I will help you design your own tours based on your needs.*

*Because I’m often away on tour, it might take me 2 days to answer your request. Thank you for your understanding.

Proposed 5 Day Tour:


For all tours

Quotation Includes:

  1. Private car or van for the trip from hotel to the Dragon Bridge
  2. Mountain bike for rent
  3. English speaking tour guide service
  4. Entrance tickets fee for all activities included in the tour

Quotation Excludes:

  1. Personal expenses
  2. Tips to tour guide (does not impact quality of my service to you; is common but optional)
  3. Meals and accommodation not included
  4. Other activities and tourist attraction not mentioned and agreed upon with your guide

5 day Guilin/Yangshuo Rice Terraces Tour

Available: Daily
Duration: 4 nights, 5 days
Starts/Ends: on your request
Attractions: Elephant Trunk Hill, Ping’An village, Longji rice terraces, Cormorant fishing, Silver cave, Bamboo raft on the Yulong river, Dragon Bridge, Li river, Fuli Old town, Moon Hill
Transport included: bamboo boat, car or van, and bicyles
(You can click on links to read more about the activities or attractions)

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Airport pick up — Hotel Guilin

The driver will have a sign with your name on a paper, waiting for you at the Guilin airport to meet you. He will then drive you to your hotel in Guilin.

Stay overnight in Guilin.

Day 2: Guilin — Longji Rice terraces

After breakfast, you will check out from your hotel where I will come to meet you, and then drive with me to Guilin’s famous Elephant Trunk Hill. After the visit, wedrive to Ping’An village (a 2.5 hours ride). You can visit the Tea Farm and the Long hair village (also called Huang Luo village) along the way if you are interested. After arriving in Ping’An village, I will help you to check in at your hotel or hostel in the Rice Terraces. We enjoy a late lunch in a local restaurant in the village. After you relaxed at the hotel, we will walk around the village untill late afternoon.

Stay the night in Ping’an village.

Day 3: Hiking in Rice Terraces-Yangshuo-Cormorant Fishing

In the morning, I will show you the hike to the No1 and No2 views in Ping’An village. It’s a 1,5-2 hours hiking trip. You will enjoy the beautiful scenery of the rice terraces which are built on the steep hill slopes. You will meet some of the local minority people living in the wooden houses and working in the rice fields.

After lunch you check out from your hotel. Together we drive (3.5 hours drive) from Ping’An village to Yangshuo.

Watch the Cormorant Fishing at night. Stay the night in Yangshuo.

Day 4: Silver cave—Bamboo boat on Li River,Light show at night

After you finish your breakfast, I will meet you at your hotel then drive with you to the Silver Cave (this is the biggest one and the most beautiful one in this area). Inside the cave, the visit takes about 1 hour. You will enjoy the beautiful stalactites. After the cave tour, we drive to Yangdi. There, you will take a motorized bamboo raft to Xingping (around 1.5 hours boat tour on Li River). This part of the Li River is regarded as the best view of the Li river. After you’ve arrived Xingping old town, you can enjoy lunch there and we will visit the Old street.

We finally drive back to Yangshuo. You can visit Fuli town along the way if you are interested.

Stay overnight in Yangshuo. See Light show at night.

Day 5: Bicycle tour around Yangshuo countryside- GuiLin

After breakfast, we will ride a bike through the countryside. You will see rice fields and visit small, authentic, Chinese countryside villages along the way. You will enjoy the beautiful natural scenery and the unique mountains and quiet countryside. Then we cycle to Moon hill where, if you’d like, you can climb the Moon Hill to enjoy the view from the top. After that, we cycle back to Yangshuo through another beautiful countryside trail back to Yangshuo.

Check out from your hotel and have lunch together in town. After lunch, we visit the Dragon Bridge on the Yulong River. There, you will take a bamboo raft on the Yulong River, around 2 hours on the river for a relaxing trip enjoying the amazing, unique scenery offered by rice paddies, villages and karst mountains. I will meet you at the end of the boat trip with our car or van. We then go visit the Ancient house on the way if you are interest. After that, I bring you to Guilin Airport for your flight.

Important note: I am your private tour guide, I will help you to stay clear of forced shopping scams and other similar such things. You are never forced to buy anything or stop anywhere. The above tour is a proposal and you are welcome to ask for custom changes by email.
Elephant Trunk Hill in Guilin
Elephant Trunk Hill
in Guilin
Yulong River bamboo rafting
Bamboo rafting on the
Yulong river
Fuli Fan painting workshop
Fan painting workshop
in Fuli village

Quotation based on per person and shown in US dollars

  • 2 people: $ 450
  • 3-5 people: $ 380
  • 6-9 people: $ 300
  • 10 or more: contact me for a personalized quote

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