The Li River Cruise in August is also crowded with passengers from around the world, especially the domestic Chinese passengers. It is the hottest in August in Guilin with the strong sun.
For August 2021, all the types of the Li River cruise boats – 3-star, 4-star and luxury Li River boats are available every day as it is still during the peak season in August. The sun is strong. If you would like to enjoy the karst views on the outdoor deck of the boat, it is suggested that you wear sunglasses, and take an umbrella with you to prevent the strong sunlight.
On the outdoor deck of the cruise boat, you will also enjoy the cool wind as well as the natural beauty. There are tens of 4-star Li River boats on the Li River every day. Some depart at 08:40 am, some at 09:20 am and some at 09:40 am from Zhujiang Pier. They start at different times to make sure the passengers can admire the stunning views and to guarantee the safe distance between the boats.
Tens of 3-star boats in August will take passengers to appreciate the amazing views along the river as well. There are 3-star boats departing at 09:00 am, 09:30 am and 10:00 am to accommodate the need of the passengers for the different departure time. The departure time of 10:00 am may be unavailable after the 20th of August as there are fewer passengers to take the cruise.