Join us on a journey through the dramatic limestone scenary surrounding Yangshuo. We will hike to the top of a peak overlooking LiJiang river and the second day take an amazing bike ride along the river with some spectacular views. Also you can’t miss out on famous Yangshuo Beer Fish, as fresh as it gets – straight from the river.
The place in China where it is perfect to capture the most amazing drone pictures and admire Yangshuo in its entirety.
See what people had to say about their weekend here!
THIS TWO-DAY TRIP FEATURES:
A walk around Xingping, an old traditional village surrounded by mountains and then a hike to a peak that overviews the Li River and all the karst peaks around the area.
The hike to the viewpoint will leave you breathless.
Stay at a hostel with a central location in Yangshuo. It has the best rooftop with views and close to great shops and restaurants.
HIKE INFO DAY 1:
Distance: 7 kilometers
Duration: 4 hours
Cycle along the Li River which runs in between stunning scenery.
Eat the famous, local dish: beer fish
After lunch we head back to our hostel, pick-up our backpacks and say good bye to this beautiful place.
BIKE RIDE INFO DAY 2:
Distance: 20 kilometers
Duration: 5 hours (including lunch break)
PRICE: 1,199 RMB / 175 USD
*500 RMB deposit (included in the price) is required upon signing up. The full payment mut be made by the 19th of October.
In case of a cancellation, the amount paid is not refundable after the 19th of October, unless a replacement is found.
A MINIMUM of 10 participants is required to organize this trip. Should the trip be cancelled due to a low number of participants, changing weather conditions or other unforeseeable factors, all guests receive a full refund.
MAXIMUM group size: 15 guests.
Accepted payment methods:
Transfer/deposit to Bank of China
- Private vans from base of Damian Shan to Yangshuo
- Private bus from Yangshuo to Train Station (Yangshuo or Guilin, where tickets are available)
Accommodation in local guesthouse.
- Hostel in the center of Yangshuo
- Shared double occupancy rooms
add 80 RMB for a single supplement
We order a variety of dishes to share. Please let us know if you’re a vegetarian or have special dietary needs.
- Day one we will have a local lunch in Xingping and and Indian dinner in Yangshuo.
- Day two breakfast at a nice restaurant in Yangshuo then Beer Fish and other local specialities by the river.
*It’s always good to carry a few snacks with you.
- We also speak Spanish, Polish and French.
- Certified in First Aid / CPR / AED by American Red Cross
Accidental death and disability 100,000 RMB
Accidental medical treatment 10,000 RMB
Emergency Medical Evacuation 100,000 RMB
Important notice: If you do not work in China and do not have a Chinese bank account you are required to obtain your own insurance policy.
**Only if the drone pilot is the guide on this trip.
The meeting spot for this adventure is Yangshuo Train Station (or Xingpng village next to it) on Saturday, November 2nd at 10:15am. Please inform us which city you are traveling from and we will suggest the most suitable connection. If you need assistance with booking your tickets, a fee of 80 RMB will apply. Otherwise you may purchase your tickets through WeChat wallet and pick them up at your nearest train station.
The cost of rountrip train tickets from selected cities:
- ADD 280 RMB if traveling from GUANGZHOU
- ADD 420 RMB if traveling from SHENZHEN
- ADD 740 RMB if traveling from NANCHANG
- ADD 424 RMB if traveling from CHANGSHA
- ADD 60 RMB if traveling from GUILIN
8:00 – departure from Guangzhou South Railway Station (let us know if you’re departing from another city)
10:03 – arriving in Yangshuo train station and take a bus to Xingping Old Town
10:30 – sightseeing in XingPing Town (this is where the inspiration for the 20 RBM bill background comes from)
12:00 – lunch
13:00 – cross the river by ferry and begin hiking
15:30 – reaching the peak
17:30 – take private van to Yangshuo
18:30 – checking into the hostel, free time to relax until dinner
19:30 – delicious dinner at an Indian restaurant
20:30 – games and drink at the rooftop of the hostel
06:00 – Sunrise viewing at the rooftop of our hostel (optional)
08:00 – Freetime for sightseeing and shopping
09:00 – Breakfast at a local restaurant (western breakfast)
10:00 – Begin our biking tour
12:00 – Lunch at a local restaurant
15:30 – Arriving back at the hostel (free time until departure)
17:00 – Depart to Yangshuo train station
17:50 – Drop off at Yangshuo station
18:26 – Train departure
20:57 – Arriving Guangzhou South Station
***Please note that the schedule might be subject to change, depending on the train availability.