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Guilin Scenery and Yangtze River Cruise Escape

7-Day Guilin, Chongqing, Yangtze, Yichang Tour

Guilin Scenery and Yangtze River Cruise Escape

Famed as the most picturesque city in China – Guilin boasts stunning scenery. Escape completely and be lost in the masterpiece of nature then combine it with a Yangtze River Cruise to experience sensory overload.


  • Yangtze River and Li River in Guilin are the best on both worlds.
  • Explore wild nature of Karst formation landscape by cruise down the Li River.
  • Reveal Chinese real farming life by tour to Yangshuo countryside.
  • See the world’s largest hydroelectric dam- three Groges Dam in Yangtze.

Tour Code: CHT-YZ-03

Departure Date: You Choose!


Private Guide Driver Hotel
Entrance Fees Authentic Chinese Meals

From $1,099  P/P Price detail

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Guilin Arrival

Our guide will meet you with outside the customs of Guilin Liangjiang International Airport and then transfer you to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to rest and explore.

Meals: No Meals

Hotels: Sheraton Guilin   |  Guilin Bravo Hotel    |  Guilin Osmanthus Hotel 



Start your memorable Guilin tour by taking a Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo. The 83-kilometer-long (52-mile-long) winding Li River reveals itself as a long picture scroll with stunning scenery around every corner. The cruise arrives at the terminal in Yangshuo after lunch and you have the change to explore Yangshuo countryside scenery by car (approx 1 1/2 hours), where will leave you a great impaction from Chinese real farming life. Then return to Guilin by our private car.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Hotels: Sheraton Guilin   |  Guilin Bravo Hotel    |  Guilin Osmanthus Hotel 


Guilin to Chongqing by Flight.

Folded Brocade Hill

Folded Brocade Hill

Today, you will first visit the symbol of Guilin city – Elephant Trunk Hill which is a huge rock which looks like an elephant drinking water at the riverside. Then we transfer to Folded Brocade Hill which is famous for its smooth path for climbing and beautiful view of Li River. Lunch is at a great local restaurant. The Reed Flute Cave is a highlight of the tour today. Reed Flute Cave boasts many Karst formations in the shape of stone columns, stalactites and stalagmites with each presents unique shapes enhanced by colored lights. Then transfer to the airport to board on the flight to Chongqing, where your local guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at McFound Restaurant

Hotels: JW Marriott Hotel Chongqing   |  Eling Park Hotel   |  Lafei Royal Hotel - Chongqing 



Today is a full day city tour of Chongqing to visit the Panda Room at Chongqing Zoo to see the giant pandas and the baby pandas. Then visit a local park - Goose Neck Park where locals spend their spare time playing mahjong, cards or singing and dancing. Lunch is at a great local restaurant. In the afternoon, experience Chongqing old lifestyle by visiting Ciqikou Old Town which is an ancient village with many teashops, outlets for craftwork and groceries. It is a the Ming and Qing dynasty style street. Then our guide will transfer you to the cruise pier to board the ship.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Hai Ke Hui Restaurant

Hotels: On the Ship



Today, the ship will disembark at Fengdu. Go ashore to “the city of ghosts” which is with its eerie temples and ghostly depictions. Captain’s welcome party and dinner is served tonight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch , dinner

Hotels: On the Ship



Shennong Stream

Shennong Stream

Today you will experience perhaps the most memorable part of your Yangtze Cruise tour. The ship will sail through Qutang Gorge which is the grandest and most dangerous section of the river with steep precipices on both sides. Later, you will pass through Wu Gorge which is famous for its depth, serenity and many bends. Go ashore to visit the Shennong Stream when the ship sails between Wu Gorge and Xiling Gorge. This is an interesting junk adventure drifting along the winding stream for three to four hours. Aboard the ship again and Crew's Performance will be held tonight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch , dinner

Hotels: On the Ship


Yichang to Departure City

Today, your Yangtze River cruise will end with an excursion to the Three Gorges Dam which is the world's largest hydropower project. The ship disembarks in Yichang and our local guide will transfer you to Yichang airport so that you can board your flight.

Meals: Breakfast

Price Per Person in US Dollars

Dec.1 - Mar.31 Superior Deluxe Tourist Single Room Supplement
1 person -
2-5 persons / /
6-9 persons / /
Apr.1- Nov.31 Superior Deluxe Tourist Single Room Supplement
1 person -
2-5 persons / /
6-9 persons / /


Price Inclusion

  • Entrance Fees to the Scenic Spots as Listed in the Itinerary
  • Centrally Located Hotels with daily western & Chinese buffet breakfasts
  • Authentic Chinese Food
  • Private Cars and Drivers
  • Private Guides
  • Flights & Transfers in China
  • Airport Taxes and Fuel Fees
  • Service Charge & Government Taxes
  • Insurance
  • Luggage Transfers

Price Exclusion

  • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
  • China Entry Visa Fees.
  • Single Room Supplement.
  • Personal Expenses: such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the tour itinerary.

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