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Xingping Town, Guilin

3.3
#1 of 10 in Historic Sites in Guilin
Once the largest settlement along the Li River, Xingping Town now thrives as a fishing town, bursting with history and a local hub on market days. Established in 265 CE, the old village offers a glimpse of traditional Lingnan life and architecture, with 48 preserved residences to walk around at your leisure. Head to the water's edge for a scenic hike along the shore, or set off on a river excursion. Regular boat tours take off from the center of town, allowing you to drift through the mountainous karst landscape or take a trip to the nearby village. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Xingping Town and many more Guilin attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Guilin trip itinerary website .
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  • What a magnificent view when overlooking the Li River. The climb is a bit steep but it's worth it and the show especially in the morning when the sun rises and the peaks are still in the clouds
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  • Amazing view, part of this wonderful scenery is pictured on the 20 Yuan note. We also took a bamboo raft ride for four people which was memorable and would recommend.  more »
  • The old town is small, walk for a while will be gone, more commercial, are shops, bustling. There is a restaurant called Liu Sanjie, ordered two dishes, small serving, general taste, bean eggplant can also.
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