The Most Beautiful Landscapes under Heaven

Guilin Tours

The stunning landscape in Guilin draws millions of visitors from home and abroad every year. Limestone hills, dissolved caves, winding Li River and peaceful countryside create a picture of timeless beauty. It is your first choice for hiking, biking, photography and leisure.

How Long to Stay in Guilin

A classic Guilin tour takes 4 days and 3 nights. It's the combination of natural landscape, minority discovering, cave exploring and culture exchange program. We listed some options below based on your time table.

Est, Days Most Recommended Tours
1 day Li River Cruise
2 days Li River Cruise & Longji Terraced Fields
3 days Li River Cruise with biking in Yangshuo + Longji Terraced Fields
4 days 3 days tour + Daxu Ancient Town & City Tour(Reed Flute Cave)
5 days 4 days tour + Sanjiang Minority discovery

1 Day Li River Cruise and Yangshuo Sightseeing

1 Day Li River Cruise and Yangshuo Sightseeing Day Trip

Guilin Private One-day Tour

“East or West, Guilin scenery is the best”. A cruise along the Li River is the best way to appreciate the landscape. Gorgeous Karst peaks amaze you at each bend of the limpid river with the blue sky. Water buffalos patrol the fields, peasants reap in the rice paddies, school children and fishermen travel on bamboo rafts. The breath-taking scenery and countryside lifestyle differ from the concrete metropolis. It is now the top travel destination for visitors fro home and abroad.

CET Advantages:

  • Cruise along the lush green rock formations of the Li River
  • Enjoy a lunch on-board of many local favourites and fresh catches from the Li River
  • Stroll through the colourful bustling markets with local street vendors from the ancient town of Yangshuo
  • A private car journey back from Yangshuo to Guilin
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Experienced and friendly bilingual guide

Hiking through the Terraced Fields in Longsheng

Hiking through the Terraced Fields in Longsheng Hiking

2 Days Hiking through the Terraced Fields in Longsheng

Hiking in Longsheng is the best way to discover China's rich minority culture and admire the stunning rice terraces. Interact with local Zhuang and Yao people to learn about their life style.

CET Advantages:

  • Quiet trek away from hustle and bustle
  • Breathtaking panoramic view of the rice terraces
  • Interact with local ethnic minorities
  • Starry night on top of the mountains

Guilin Photography Tour

Guilin Photography Tour Photography

5 Days Guilin Photography Tour

This tour is designed for whoever loves taking photos of nature landscape, people, architecture and history. We take you to remote mountains for sunrise and sunset, shoot at places that few tourists ever visit. It is an experience and more than a tour.

CET Advantages:

  • Take secret path up to Yao Mountain for sunrise
  • Local craftsman, barefoot doctor and fisherman pose for photo taking
  • Hike the most beautiful part of the Li River
  • Interact with local photographers

Essence of Guilin & Minority Discovery

Essence of Guilin & Minority Discovery Minority

4 Days Guilin, Longji Minority and Yangshuo Tour

People say they want to see the REAL China. Different from Beijing and Shanghai, Guilin is the ideal place to explore countryside, minority people and natural landscape. You can experience all of those highlights in this tour.

CET Advantages:

  • Be amazed by Terraced Fields and admire Chinese traditional agriculture
  • Come face-to-face with Zhuang and Miao Minority People.
  • Explore the Cave and respect the workshop of nature.
  • Cook Chinese food along the Yulong River in Yangshuo.

Discover the Natural Beauty of Guilin from Guangzhou

Discover the Natural Beauty of Guilin from Guangzhou From Guangzhou

4 Days Guangzhou - Guilin Tour

We will take you touring around and near Guilin to see its essence and do some outdoor activities. As you take an easy hike from one ancient village to another along the Longji mountains, you will admire the spectacular Rice Terraces and get to know about the culture of the Zhuang nationality in Longsheng.

CET Advantages:

  • Appreciate natural scenery with a combination of mountains and water
  • Get in touch with an ethnic minority – the Zhuang people in ancient villages
  • Shop at a local market and learn how to bargain
  • Cook Chinese dishes yourself under a teacher's guidance
  • Do some exploration by hiking and cycling
  • Be led by a local expert who is knowledgeable about the history and culture
  • Fully relax during our flexible travel arrangements

Guilin Outdoor Adventures

Guilin Outdoor Adventures Outdoor

7 Days Guilin Outdoor Adventures

This tour offers an exceptional opportunity to participate in outdoors and sporting activities. Not only will you be delighted as you experience China, you will also improve your physical and mental wellbeing through a series of unforgettable and fun adventures.

CET Advantages:

  • Join a Chinese cooking class
  • Take bamboo raft on Li River
  • Learn farming skills
  • Kayaking & cycling in countryside
  • Rock climbing in Yangshuo

Guilin Summer Camp Adventure Tour

Guilin Summer Camp Adventure Tour Summer Camp

6Day/5Night Group Tour: Guilin - Dragon Backbone Terraces - Yangshuo

This tour follows strict, international safety guidelines and is not only a lot of fun, but also teaches people confidence, team building skills, and a little about traditional Chinese culture.

CET Advantages:

  • Learn basic field navigation skills
  • Learn how to Rock Climb (for beginners) or practice your rock-climbing skills for more advanced climbers
  • Learn the basics of Off-Road Biking (for beginners) or learn new techniques for more advanced riders and practice all of it along local trails
  • Camp under the stars in the stunningly gorgeous Karst mountain area while you barbeque and party with the group
  • Learn basic camping skills
  • Learn basic Chinese cooking techniques under the guidance of a professional chef
  • Discover the thrill of being underground in a real cave, see million-year-old stalactites and stalagmites, while you turn off your headlamp and feel the trill of being in total darkness
  • Get the opportunity to pick the fresh leaves and know about the process of making tea

Classic Guilin Tour from Hong Kong

Classic Guilin Tour from Hong Kong From Hong Kong

3 Days Guilin & Yangshuo tour

Guilin is famous for its natural landscape and authentic countryside. We tailor made this tour to see the essence of Guilin and Yangshuo. We included round trip flight from Hong Kong. We save your time to find the best deal flight.

CET Advantages:

  • Sailing on the Li River, see the solitary mountains.
  • Discover the Cave, be surprised by the stalactites.
  • Biking in Yangshuo, see authentic Chinese countryside.
  • Walk around Elephant Trunk Hill, the symbol of Guilin.

Guilin Community Service

Guilin Community Service Community Service

Live and Work Like a Guilin Local People

You will explore the life style of local Zhuang people near Guilin by joining our community service tour. It will be far in the mountains. You can learn the old traditions which never be taught in classrooms.

CET Advantages:

  • Various choice of activities
  • Immerse in local minority tribes
  • Home-stay in wooden houses
  • Make paper in a traditional way
  • Cook bamboo-tube rice 

Immersion Chinese Learning Program in Guilin

Immersion Chinese Learning Program in Guilin Language Learning

8 Days Guilin Chinese Learning Program

This program offers an immersive learning opportunity to students at all ages. It includes 20 hours of Mandarin lessons per week, additional activities and sightseeing tours.

CET Advantages:

  • Qualified homestay families for the entire program
  • Indoor Chinese learning courses
  • Outdoor activities as listed
  • Sightseeing with private bilingual tour guide and transportations
  • One to one Chinese partner for the entire program