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Private Tour: Yao Mountain and Tea Plantation from Guilin
"You’ll be picked up from your Guilin hotel at your selected departure time and taken 5 miles (8 km) to Yao Mountain which got its name from Yao Temple built on the mountain’s west slope in the Qin Dynasty. Surrounded by limestone hills Yao Mountain is famous for its seasonal transformation exchanging its vibrant azalea flowers in the spring for green bamboo and pine trees in the summer. Then in autumn colorful red and yellow leaves make way for enchanting snow caps in the winter. When you arrive
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Small-Group Day Tour to Longji Rice Terraces and Ethnic Minority Villages from Guilin
"8:00am - 8:45am Hotel Pickup Your guide/driver will pick you up during the time window. If your hotel is not located in downtown Guilin your guide/driver will notify you the designated pickup time the night before the departure date.8:45am - 11:00am Guilin to Longji Longji is 62 mi/100 km away from downtown Guiln which is about 2 hours drive. Your vehicle will make a 10-minute stop at a service station halfway where you can take a break and stretch. Along the way you will see beautiful villages and orchards sprawling on both sides of the road. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Huangluo and Yaozhai Ethnic Minority VillagesThis is the first highlight of the day. You will enjoy an unique ethnic long-hair swaying dance take another 30-minute drive to arrive at Ping’an Village of Zhuang Ethnic Minority Group. It is the most famous village in Longji region to see rice terraces. You will climb the mountain from parking lot for about 30 minutes before reaching Ping’an Vill continue hiking to your first vista point Nine Dragons and Five Tigers
From $109.00
 
"Private Guilin Day Tour: Reed Flute Cave
and Elephant Trunk Hill"Guilin Private Tour of Reed Flute Cave - Seven Star Park - Fubo Hill - Elephant Trunk Hill"This private Guilin day tour starts at 9am from your downtown Guilin hotel lobby. After you are picked up by your private guide you will drive to first stop of the day Reed Flute Cave which is one of the most beautiful karst caves in China. Walk through the stalactites as if you are inside of a magnificent crystal palace. Next visit Seven Star Park
From $79.00

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Wanming Pagoda

Originally built during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) and renovated recently, the Wanming Pagoda is a hexagonal brick structure with seven storeys and is located right on the edge of the river. With...
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Fucheng Gate

This is the southern gate into the old town. Behind it, just inside the old town is a square which features a model of a phoenix - a mythical bid from which the town is named. Fenghuang Cheng or...
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Gate Towers and wall

A long part of the old town wall is still standing, stretching for about 400 meters along the south bank of the river. The North Gate Tower is found halfway along its length and the East Gate Tower is...
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Waterwheel

I saw a couple of waterwheels in Lijiang, Yunnan, and there's a few along the river here in Fenghuang. These particular ones lie on the north bank near the stepping stones and look like they're part...
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Tuo Jiang River

Tuo Jiang River, the biggest river within the county, is one of the branches of Wushui River. Originating from Nanshan Gorge of Dusha, Kuhe, it flows through Fenghuang County from west to east,...
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Stilt houses along river

These types of house are called Diaojiaolou (Chinese for building with hanging legs). The design keeps the buildings safe from the spring floods. These houses really define the old town and give it...
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Streets of Fenghuang

These are some street scenes from within the old town. The old town covers an area of about 1.8 sq km with over 300 local-style houses, 20 streets and 10 lanes.
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Chaoyang Temple

This temple is located in the heart of the old town near Fucheng Gate and features an ancient theatrical stage and main hall.
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City gate

There were once four gates into the old town. This particular one is the North Gate, I think anyway! It's located along the road that leads to the large Fenghuang Bridge.
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Another waterwheel

This waterwheel is located just upstream from the ugly Fenghuang Bridge, just in front of a series of weirs. No idea why or what reason it's used for. Just another picture opportunity!
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Fenghuang Bridge

This is the main road bridge through the old town and is rather ugly compared to its surroundings. Anyway, it does offer great views along the river.
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Stepping stone & wooden bridge

A couple of other ways to cross the river, other than the conventional bridges, are by taking these stepping stones (which are actually concrete posts) and a rather precarious wooden bridge.
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Hong Qiao Bridge

This bridge spans the Tuo River and is the main sight within the old town. It's a covered bridge and is full of shops. Make sure you see it at night as its illuminated.
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