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Yulong River, Yangshuo County

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Devoid of motorized boat traffic, Yulong River makes for great sightseeing as it winds its way among numerous small villages and looming rock formations. Explore the rural landscape along the path of the 35 km (22 mi) long river for a chance to step back in time and visit an area little changed by modern developments. Hop aboard a bamboo raft at the historic stone Yulong Bridge and lazily float through timeless farming communities and expansive rice paddies. As the river averages only about 25 m (82 ft) in width, you'll find yourself constantly surrounded by the region's lush scenery, with easy access to the accommodations of nearby villages. To visit Yulong River on your trip to Yangshuo County, use our Yangshuo County vacation route planner.
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  • The river is surrounded by mountains, breathtaking views! Recommend to take a cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo - 4 hours of unforgettable experience.  more »
  • As we were cycling between GuiLin and Xing Ping we needed to cross / travel down the river on several occasions. Rafts were able to accomodate 3 people and three cycles with 2 panniers each. The views...  more »
  • We did a trip from Mountain Nest resort, cycling till Jinlongjiao Quay (roughly 20km), then take a bamboo raft down till Dashizhai village (where the bicycles were transported back) and then cycle bac...  more »