Posted by: thoughtfulnomad | August 29, 2010

Boat trip from Guilin to Yangshuo

Yesterday I traveled by “bamboo raft” from Guilin to Yangshuo. It was one of the most amazing boat trips I have ever taken. This is what it looked like:

I’m sitting on the roof of my hostel right now, surrounded by those mountains. This is why it’s impossible not to travel.

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  1. Incredibly amazing, Kristen! Would love to have been sitting right beside you!

    • Hey!
      How did you go about booking the bamboo raft? I’m wanting to head to Guilin in a few days, but I’m a bit worried about the rain…
      let me know

      • I just booked the trip through the hostel I was staying at in Guilin. I can’t remember exactly how much it cost, but it wasn’t too much. The ticket includes a bus ride from your hostel to the river and then the boat trip. You have to take another bus (basically a truck with some benches in the back) to another little town called Xing Ping, and then an actual bus from there to Yangshuo. Even though it’s a little inconvenient to make all those changes, it’s definitely worth it! The trip was beautiful! Good luck with the rain..


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