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Xingping Town, Guilin

3.3
#1 of 10 in Historic Sites in Guilin
Once the largest settlement along the Li River, Xingping Town now thrives as a fishing town, bursting with history and a local hub on market days. Established in 265 CE, the old village offers a glimpse of traditional Lingnan life and architecture, with 48 preserved residences to walk around at your leisure. Head to the water's edge for a scenic hike along the shore, or set off on a river excursion. Regular boat tours take off from the center of town, allowing you to drift through the mountainous karst landscape or take a trip to the nearby village. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Xingping Town and many more Guilin attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Guilin trip itinerary website.
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  • To find the best way to photograph the wise old fisherman and his flock of fawning cormorants, you’d do yourself a favor if you hired a local guide. Usually, English-speaking guides are hard to get...  more »
  • Amazing view, part of this wonderful scenery is pictured on the 20 Yuan note. We also took a bamboo raft ride for four people which was memorable and would recommend.  more »
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