Kayaking in Yangshuo, Guilin
In the recent years, the outdoor sports and activities in Yangshuo are becoming more and more popular, such as kayaking on Li River which is deeply loved by tourists at home and abroad. And a great variety of related activities and competitions on Li River have been held these years. So tourists who are interested in the exciting outdoor activities and are willing to challenge themselves can have the opportunity to gain pleasure by participating in these water competitions. Kayaking downstream the Li River, people will enjoy the peculiar original scenery and the tranquility, where there are hardly any cruise boats and tourists. There are only bamboo forests, water buffalo and farmers walking on the banks of the river. Especially when you are kayaking in the middle of the river, it’s even cooler than taking a ship, feeling that you are in harmony with the river, the natural scenery on the banks and even the nature. During the journey from Fuli Ancient Town to Puyi, tourists will get to a village called Liugong and they can take a break in Liugong village which is a beautiful ancient Chinese village with buildings of the Ming Dynasty. So if tourists admire to experience the excitement of kayaking and enjoy the quietness of the ancient quaint village simultaneously, kayaking on the river in Yangshuo is a good choice.
Price: 100 yuan per person, excluding pick-up service;
120 yuan per person, including pick-up service
Route: From Fuli Ancient Town (about 30 minutes by bus from Yangshuo town center) to Puyi
Distance: 20 kilometers
Time: 2.5 to 4 hours
As there are no coaches during the kayaking, the kayaking activity applies to the tourists who are good at kayaking or have the experience of kayaking. The tour guides and the drivers wait for the tourists in Fuli, Liugong Village and Puyi.