As is well-know, the highlight spots along the Li River are mainly situated in Yangshuo. Li River and Yangshuo are just like indivisible partners. The Li River attracts the tourists to Yangshuo while the locals and the local government in Yangshuo take measures to preserve and improve the ecosystem of the Li River in Yangshuo. In return, the Li River will create more benefit to locals.
The Li River section in Yangshuo starts from Yangdi and finishes at Maocaoping Village. Along the section, tourists an enjoy the private Li River motorized raft between Yangdi and Nine-horse Fresco Hill or between Xingping Old Town and Nine-horse Fresco Hill. The private Li River cruise raft is great for those who mind sharing space with strangers.
The raft going between Xingping Old Town and Nine-horse Fresco Hill will offer you breathtaking karst landscape to admire. Reflection of Yellow Cloth Shoal is one of the highlights along the section. The Reflection of Yellow Cloth Shoal also features breathtaking sunset to admire.
You can enjoy the views along Li River in Yangshuo in several ways. Cycling and hiking the river in Yangshuo are 2 popular ways among tourists in Yangshuo. You can hike from Xialongwan to Lengshuitan. The Li River hike just takes around 2 hours. If you want to get a longer hiking experience along the river, it is recommended that you hike from Yangdi to Xingping. The total duration of time is around 5 hours. It includes 3 ferries across the Li River. In addition, the hike route offers several villages to explore.