lies 63 kilometers to the southeast of Guilin City.
The small town has a reputation as the backpackers'
paradise for its beautiful natural scenery. Yangshuo
is a major stop on the trail of many independent travelers,
it is more like a vacation town, with many restaurants,
shops, cafes and bars.
Travelers in Yanghshuo can explore the karst
scenery and rivers, or check out caves and temples.
Renting a bike and taking off into the countryside,
is an exciting and interesting experience. Hiking, trekking,
kayaking or taking a bamboo raft down the Yulong River
are popular outdoor activities to embrace nature in
Yangshuo. There is even a community of rock climbing
in Yangshuo. Other interesting items including learning
the Tai Chi in the morning and learning how to cook
Chinese dishes. Visitors will find Yangshuo a perfect
place to experience the traditional Chinese rural culture.
Where Is Yangshuo?
lies to the southeast of Guilin and in the northeast
Zhuang Autonomous Region. It is under the
jurisdiction of the city of Guilin. Yangshuo County
covers an area of 1,428 square km and has 20,000 hectares
of land used for agricultural cultivation. It has a
population about 300,000, making up of different ethnic
groups such as Han, Zhuang, Yao, Hui, etc.
Yangshuo has a long history of 1400
year in which the people there have created their own
culture, such as long drum dance, song gathering Cai
Diao opera, dragon and lion dance, the natural scenery
there are gardens mrelics and sites in the history,
ancient bridge and other architectures and
What Is The Best Time
To Travel Yangshuo?
is suitable for traveling all year round, the best travelling
time is from March until November.
The weather in Yangshuo is subtropical, with sufficient
rainfall, sunlight, and heat around the whole year.
On average each year the temperature is 19 centigrade,
the amount of sunlight is 1,465 hours, the rainfall
is 1,640mm. There are about 300 days per year without
frost. In general, the weather is neither too hot in
summer nor too cold in winter.
How To Travel
Yangshuo has neither
airport nor train station. To travel to Yangshuo, usually
you have to go to Guilin then take public bus, private
car or Li River boat to get to Yangshuo.
You can also get to Yangshuo by bus (coach). From Guangdong,
overnight sleeper buses run direct to Yangshuo from
Shenzhen (near Hong Kong), from Zhuhai (near Macau),
and from Guangzhou. From Nanning, there are 3 buses
Yangshuo Tourist Attractions