Trip idea in China

Cycling through Southern China


from £1,880 pp

(ex international flights)


9 days

As one of the most ‘must visit’ areas in China, only a few people know that Guilin is also a heaven for mountain biking. On this tour prepare to experience diverse culture mixed with fun and adventure. This superb trip will explore the grand Guilin area where you will cycle along rivers, reservoirs and caves while being surrounded by beautiful and dramatic scenery. You will get to see the everyday lives of farmers, visit the magnificent rice paddies, communicate with locals and experience the culture first hand while passing through off-the-beaten track roads and valleys.

We will tailor this trip to you. Change anything - from excursions to accommodation to places visited.

Create your trip

Day 1 - Longji

  • Transfer from Guilin Liangjiang airport to to the Longji Rice Terraces
  • Leisure time at Longji Rice Terraces
Longji, Qingshitan Reservoir

Day 2 - Longji, Qingshitan Reservoir

  • Trek around the Longji Rice Terraces (1.5 hours)
  • Cycle from Longji to Qingshitan Reservoir

Day 3 - Xing'an

  • Cycle from Qingshitan to Jiangtouzhou
  • Cycle from Jiangtouzhou to Xing’an

Day 4 - Baishi

  • Cycle from Xing'an to Baishi
  • Trek to the caves of Baishi

Day 5 - Caoping

  • Cycle from Baishi to Caoping via Hiayang Town
  • Optional: Visit Guilin Crown Cave

Day 6 - Yangshuo

  • Cycle from Caoping to Yangshuo

Day 7 - Xingping

  • Cycle from Yangshuo to Xingping
  • Optional: Hill climb at Laozhaishan

Day 8 - Guilin

  • Cycle from Xingping to Guilin

Day 9 - Hangzhou

  • At leisure in Hangzhou
  • Transfer from Guilin to the airport