2 Days Yangshuo Travel Itinerary

2 Days Yangshuo Itineraries

Nora Zheng
973 Words/4 Minutes, By Nora Zheng, Updated February 03, 2023

Based on years of experience in customizing tours, we have specially provided the following 2-day route for your reference. We analyzed the advantages and disadvantages of the route and suitable groups, hoping to help you on your Yangshuo trip!

If the following route is not what you want, contact us and create your own Yangshuo tour.

2 Days Essence Tour of Yangshuo

  • Day 1: Start with a Taichi lesson in Yangshuo Park, and head out for a rock climbing adventure. After lunch, enjoy a 2-3 hours paddle board experience with a romantic afternoon tea.
  • Day 2: Embark on a bamboo raft in Yulong River. Afterward, explore the scenic Ten Mile Gallery and Yangshuo countryside by bike or scooter.

Hotels in Yangshuo: Banyan Tree Resort, about 15 minutes driving from West Street, located in Fuli, aside from the Li River; Mountain Retreat, beside the Yulong River

Food in Yangshuo: beer fish, Guilin rice noodles, Taro Pork and Fat Roll, stuffed Li River Snails.

Night Activities in Yangshuo: Impression Show of Sanjie Liu, West Street, Chinese massage, cormorant fishing show

Why this 2 days Essence tour?

  • The highlights of the Yangshuo tour: Li River cruise, biking in the countryside, West Street, Impression Show of Sanjie Liu, Yulong River bamboo rafting
  • This tour route is suitable for families with kids, young travelers and outdoor activity lovers as it includes rock climbing, paddle boarding, biking and bamboo rafting. Seniors with good physical strength can also try it.
  • The Yulong River bamboo rafting takes less time than the Li River big boat cruise and is more peaceful than the electric rafting tour in Xingping Ancient Town.
  • It is a good chance to get close to Karst Mountains by climbing the limestone walls.
  • Paddle boarding or outdoor diving is of great attraction to young travelers and kids. Leisure afternoon tea is included in the paddle board experience. Feel the screams and your heartbeats when jumping off a bridge or mountainside.
  • By riding a bike or scooter, you can explore the Yangshuo countryside at your own pace. It is easier to get great photo chances en route.
  • Want to enrich your tour, please check Yangshuo's cultural experiences and activities.

2 Days Yangshuo Outdoor Tour

  • Day 1: Go hiking along Li River (Xingping – Nine Horse Fresco Hill – Xingping) and explore Xingping Ancient Town.
  • Day 2:Enjoy a bamboo rafting in Yulong River and go biking in Yangshuo countryside.

Hotels in Yangshuo: Banyan Tree Resort, about 15 minutes driving from West Street, located in Fuli, aside from the Li River; Mountain Retreat, beside the Yulong River

Why this 2 day Yangshuo outdoor tour?

  • This route is suitable for young travelers, families with kids, and outdoor activity lovers, which includes outdoor activities, like hiking, bamboo rafting and biking. Seniors with good physical strength can also take it.
  • Enjoy outdoor activities in the idyllic countryside.
  • The beauty of the Li River cannot be fully appreciated on a boat. Instead, hike slowly along the river, stopping here and there by the river, and immerse your feet in the water. It is a good way to get close to nature.
  • The Yulong River bamboo rafting is quieter and more peaceful than that of the Li River in Xingping.
  • By riding a bike, you can explore Yangshuo at your own pace. Stop here and there for photos.
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Helpful Recommendations

  • Hotels in Yangshuo: The hotels listed in the above itinerary are selected by us based on the feedback of our former clients and Tripadvisor. Of course, there are other hotels for you to choose from. Just let us know your needs, and we can offer suggestions accordingly.
  • Famous Yangshuo local dishes: Guilin Rice Noodles, Beer Fish, Beer duck and Stuffed Li River Snails, etc.
  • Yangshuo Interesting Night Activities: West Street, Chinese massage, Impression Show of Sanjie Liu, and cormorant fishing, etc.
  • Culture experiences and outdoor activities: cooking, painting, Taichi, biking, hiking, rafting, drifting, paddle boarding, and rock climbing, etc.

How much for 2 day Yangshuo tour including a guide, vehicles, sights, hotels, and some meals, etc.

  • Generally speaking, the tour including a 5-star hotel costs about USD200-USD300 per person per day, USD200-USD250 for boutique hotels and 4-star hotels.
  • If you want a luxury Yangshuo tour, we can upgrade the vehicles, hotels, and meals and add more culture and hands-on experiences for you.
  • If you want to save some cost, we can reduce some culture and hands-on activities, only arranging the essence tours for you. In addition, you can change to economy hotels or even book the hotels on your own.
  • The above price is just a rough budget for your reference. The specific price depends on the traveler’s number and the activities you choose. Usually more travelers in the group, a better price for each person. If you are interested in it, contact us for a customized Yangshuo tour and a detailed itinerary. Create your own Yangshuo itinerary now!
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