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Customer Travel Tips for Guilin

84% Avg. city rating Rated by 394 customers

Activities / excursions 89%

Restaurants / eating out 83%

Shopping 78%

Chilling out / relaxing 85%

Getting around / public transport 84%

Sightseeing 88%

Culture 83%

Nightlife / partying 76%

Value for money 86%

Customer Travel Tips for Guilin

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73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


08 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Buses easy to use.

Liked: City center really nice.

Disliked: Nothing

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


23 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Events / festivals Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Learn Chinese

Liked: https://youtu.be/pcDfMC-D5EI

Disliked: No

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


01 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Don't book a tour... do as much as you can independently. It's not only cheaper, it also a better experience with less time limits.

Liked: It's beautiful.

Disliked: It's very touristy compared to other parts of China

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


27 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Take the tour on the boat

Liked: The city is small and easy to move around and a lot of people speak english.

Disliked: Nope

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


09 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Find things to do outside the city

Liked: Smaller city

Disliked: Price of tourist destinations

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


31 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: .

Liked: .

Disliked: .

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


30 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Family Holiday

Customer Travel Tip: Go!Enjoy it.

Liked: Very friendly.Amazing scenery.Lots to do.

Disliked: Nothing.

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


28 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Family Holiday

Customer Travel Tip: Go on the cable car up Yaoshan and come down on a wheeled toboggan! Visit the Solitary Beauty Rock in the Ming Palace Grounds.

Liked: Lots to do and see.

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


26 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Xingping and Longji rice fields

Liked: Nature

Disliked: Traffic in cities

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


16 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: I enjoyed the bamboo rafting trip I took.

Liked: I enjoyed the experience of being in a very busy place full of people and traffic. I was staying close to a large shopping mall and I was happy with that.

Disliked: The pollution

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


13 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Try to get out of the city.

Liked: Lots of nature and easy to get out of the city.

Disliked: Kind of dirty.

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


06 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Book a car from the airport to your hotel/hostel.

Liked: Not as big a city as the main stops like Beijing and a bit cooler than the city heat

Disliked: N.a.

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


30 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: The river trip is a must do/see

Liked: Li river

Disliked: Very touristy, a lot of Chinese tourists.

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
78% Avg. rating


28 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the rice terraces!

Liked: Transportation, hills, rivers.

Disliked: Nope.

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


19 May 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Family Holiday Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: unbedingt mit dem Floß-Taxi direkt neben dem Hostel übersetzen- macht Spass und kostet kaum was

Liked: Bambussfloßfahrt auf dem Li-Fluß, Komoranfischer und nach Yichang sollte man auf jeden Fall- es ist sehr schön.

Disliked: das Wetter ist mäßig, oft ist es sehr neblig und regnet viel, wir waren im April hier und hatten aber Glück mit dem Wetter

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


12 May 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: n/a

Liked: n/a

Disliked: n/a

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


08 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: No

Liked: Sight seeing

Disliked: No

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
76% Avg. rating


02 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Book your entry tickets online for cheaper prices!

Liked: Shame we went when the weather was bad, but all that scenery is amazing.

Disliked: Every tourist attraction has super overpriced entry fees.

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
91% Avg. rating


27 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: n/a

Liked: n/a

Disliked: n/a

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


09 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Wear waterproof shoes in winter because there was raining all day.

Liked: I love their culture. No hasle. I went to elephant trunk and it worth it to visit. Other places also good but i got not enough time to visit.

Disliked: Hard to find halal food in town.

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84% Avg. city rating Rated by 394 customers

Activities / excursions 89%

Restaurants / eating out 83%

Shopping 78%

Chilling out / relaxing 85%

Getting around / public transport 84%

Sightseeing 88%

Culture 83%

Nightlife / partying 76%

Value for money 86%

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