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Guilin Yaoshan Mountain Scenic Resort

East of the District, Diecai District, Guilin 541000, China
+86 773 586 4592
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“chair lift” (23 reviews)
East of the District, Diecai District, Guilin 541000, China
+86 773 586 4592
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The cable car ride is exciting! The views from the cable car are fantastic as is the view from the top. A wonderful introduction to the area, we did this on our 1st day in Guilin and it set the tone for our 6 day...More

Thank palmynz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just prey for decent weather, unfortunately it was not good for me , but could still not take away from the view

Thank GordonYoung
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a bit out of town but worth the drive. There is, what appears to be, and endless ski-lift style cable thing that goes miles and miles up one of the highest peaks. The ride in itself if worth going for. When you, eventually,...More

Thank Kruger C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The chair lift fits 2 people and you need to put your feet on the bar otherwise the safety bar lifts up. The views of Guilin going down the mountain were amazing. Absolutely a must to do! Don't attempt to climb the mountain, it is...More

Thank Anonymous A
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Yaoshan is not a big mountain but it is the biggest locally. There is cable car to the top, although there is a (very) rough trail up and down for the brave or foolhardy. There may be other routes up and down but I forgot...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The long wait in the queue with disgusting & loud crowd was finally rewarded with spectacular view from even on the lift. The sights of the famous Guilin karst were just mesmerizing. The museum at the end of the ride was a plus, though no...More

Thank Louise K
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is well worth the money - if you do it the smart way.. which is to say get a taxi (about 20 kuai from the city centre) or get the bus (number 13 I think.. about 2 kuai!) to Yaoshan dispense with a tour...More

12  Thank BarrieJones16
Reviewed 24 February 2017

It was a sunny day with few clouds, saw the mountain which they said resembled a sleeping buddha looking up the heavens....great experience, they hv souvenir shops when going down, maybe it took us around 25 mins to go up and another 25mins to go...More

1  Thank Jimsy Y
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

One of our itinerary with Wendy's Tour was to Yaoshan Mountain. We didn't had to queue for ticket or fork out any our of pocket money as everything was inclusive in Wendy's Tour. Arrived at about 11:30am as planned by Lily from Wendy's Tour, we...More

Thank 2ickst3r
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic 2 night stay at this mountain lodge on the river. Very peaceful with lovely views. I was traveling alone this trip. ..this place is really romantic so think about that ! (There were also families here with kids.) Beautiful room with...More

2  Thank Sharon H
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15 February 2017|
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Response from GatineauMarie | Reviewed this property |
My son and I reserved a tour and the guide picked us up at our hotel in Guilin and then we headed on Guilin river. I believe you can take a taxi- taxi are cheap in China. Please take note that after the river cruise, when... More
28 November 2016|
Response from Laurie S | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a space at the bottom to park a stroller, Enjoy!
24 December 2015|
Response from Beno A | Reviewed this property |
I got up there by the chair lift, I guess no other motorized way to go up. I have seen peopel walking up there,its save and you dont have to go all the way up to make pictures for sunrise pictures.