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Guilin travel guide

Guilin travel guide

Guilin, famous all over the world for its landscapes the best under heaven, is a beautiful scenic city lying in Northeast Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, South China. Situated on the west bank of the Li River (Li Jiang), Guilin, literally meaning forest of osmanthus in Chinese, took its name from the large number of osmanthus trees spreading out everywhere in the city. Administering 17 county-level divisions, this major top 10 tourist destination in China is known for its stunning karst topography typical of this southern part of the country. As a city celebrated for generations by poets and painters, Guilin is the place where time goes smoothly. Enjoying a monsoon humid subtropical climate, Guilin flourishes with many types of fauna and flora. Located in the Guangxi Province where is home to a large number of ethnic minorities, the city and its surroundings is the place live Zhuang, Yao, Hui, Miao, Han and Dong people. Travelers looking for a relaxing time near beautiful sightseeing will be astonished by the sight of these peaks lying on the shinning Li River at sunset. While the river seems to be a green silk ribbon, hills here are just like jasper hairpins, Gu... More information about Guilin ┬╗

Top Attractions in Guilin

Li River

Li River

Famed as the best landscape under heaven, the Li River is the most famous and important natural attraction that people must visit when visiting Guangxi Province. A real fairyland on earth endowed with amazing karstic hills, caves and little streams, it is a perfect place to admire rice paddies, bamboo groves and forests, waterfalls, water buffalos, ancient villages and the symbol of the area: fishermen and their cormorants floating by on bamboo rafts.

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