Do you have a great thirst for an incredible trip to China? If yes, you are welcome to the city of Guilin at first! The city is waiting for you to make your eyes serene with its divine beauty. You will be amazed by watching the enchanting look of the Guilin nightlife for sure!
I'm lucky because I saw with my own eyes! It's an incredible coruscation for all the tourists to watch Guilin nightlife scenario. I'm going to share with you about the most popular and interesting nightlife activities in Guilin what I have seen there! Hope that it will be helpful for you to make a thrilling tour in Guilin because already you have set your mind to be there! So, let's open the chapter of Guilin nightlife beauties.
Awesome Double Rivers and Four Lakes Night Cruise
Double rivers mean that Li River and Taohua River and four lakes are Rong Lake, Mulong Lake, Shan Lake, and Gui Lake. All the rivers and lakes are nearby to the Guilin city. Actually, it’s a circled city which introduces different themes by opening three scenic sections!
There are main winsome places are Old City Wall, Mulong Archaic Style Ferry, Diecai Mountain, and Baoji Mountain in the Mulong Gu Shuidao scenic area! At the same time, you will see wild natural beauty in the Gui Lake scenic section. And the Rong and Shan Lake scenic section greatly focused on the conception of "The city is in the scene and scene is also in the city". Also, you can take a wonderful night cruise in Guilin on the rivers and the lakes. Let's know about the cruise time, Pier, and the ticket price!
One way cruise:
- Time- 7:30pm, 7:50pm, 8:00pm, 8:15pm, 8:40pm, 9:10pm, 9:30pm;
- Pier- Wenchang Bridge Pier - Jiefang Bridge Pier.
- Ticket price: 25 yuan/child, 185 yuan/adult (height 1.2-1.4m)
Return way cruise at Four Lakes:
- Time- 7:30pm, 8:40pm, 9:50pm; Pier- Riyue Bay Pier.
- Ticket price: 105 yuan/child, 175 yuan/adult (height 1.2-1.4m).
There is no charge for the children if they are shorter than 1.2m.
Guilin Night Market
The market is located at Xichenglu Pedestrian Street. Its evening view is really gorgeous to catch the tourist’s attention. You will see there a lot of tents lining in two long rows. They are selling different kinds of handicrafts, souvenirs, local specialties, and snacks. You can purchase some of the important souvenirs from here! There you will find out local products, Chinese seals, paintings, and outstanding calligraphy. Also, you will get relaxed by feeling the cool breeze that is coming from the nearby lakes.
The opening hour of Guilin market is 19:30 to 23:00. It's a crowdy place so you will need to keep your pocket safe from the pickpockets.
A Nighttime along the Li River
A nighttime along the Li River is really captivating at night! It is located at No.2 Dock, Binjiang Road on the west bank of Li River. Dancing in the Water Pavilion and Li River Night Cruise are the two main attractions of the Li River activities to the travelers.
Also, they can enjoy a lot by watching the outstanding ethnic performance. Undoubtedly, you will be amazed by watching the arts and architecture of it.
Zhengyang Pedestrian Street
Zhengyang Pedestrian Street is a walking way of a great combination of shopping, entertainment, and leisure! The street is 666 meters long. In China, “6” is regarded as a lucky number. The street is encompassed by stadiums, commercial facilities, scenic spots, restaurants, hotels, and theatres.
Actually, Zhengyang Pedestrian Street is the great path of business. There are special types of vehicles for Zhengyang Pedestrian Street. It brings harmony between local architectures and classical European architecture. You can have delicious foods if you feel tired by walking on the street.
Shows in Guilin
Different shows spread the genuine beauty of Guilin nightlife to the loving people of Guilin. Let's see some shows at a glance!
Impression Sanjie Liu
Liu San Jie Impression (Night Show): It is one of the most alluring shows for the travelers! Impression Liu Sanjie in Yangshuo is known as the biggest natural theater in the world! The show will present you spectacular night scenery combining light and music, ethnic songs and dances! Driving 1.5 hours from Guilin city you can meet this show.
If you want to go there by walking from West Street, no problem! It's one kilometer way and needs around 15-20 minutes! Want to save your time? Well, go to the show by a battery car within five to ten minutes!
Guishan Zhi Xiu
Guishan Zhi Xiu (the Beauty of Guishan): The show is located at Minghua Palace, Guishan Hotel, No.1 Chuanshan Road. It has amusing Ethnic colors and Guangxi customs such as Miao, Zhuang Dong, and Yao ethnics. It's elegant and outstanding performance will ensure you to get refreshment during this travel!
There are many types of bars in Guilin! All the bars are prepared for the traveller to make them satisfied. Now, let's have a look at the bars!
Guilin Plaza Hotel Karaoke Bar
- Location: No.20 Lijiang Road
- Provided: Relax and safety
Guilin Bravo Hotel Reed Flute Cowboy Bar
- Location: No.14 Ronghu Nan Road
- Provided: Drinking wine and playing darts.
Li River Theater
- Location: No. 14 Ronghu Nan Road
- Provided: Wines and snacks
Mengbi Karaoke Nightclub
- Location: Zhengyang Road
- Provided: Song and dancing
- Location: Underground No.1 Building, Nanmenqiao
- Provided: Solid recreation
Shi Guang Dao Liu (Somewhere in Time)
- Location: Fl.8th and 9th, Bagui Building, Zhongshan Zhong Road
- Provided: Songs and dances
- Location: Sanduo Road
- Provided: Peace and relaxation
Yixing Bar (Grotesque Bar)
- Location: Renmin Road
- Provided: Nice environment
Yangshuo West Street
Have you heard the name of "Foreigner's Street"? Yes, it is Yangshuo West Street! It bears a history of more than 1,400 years. Yangshuo West Street is about 1000 meters long. The street brings a great combination of the eastern and western culture. At night it will satisfy your eyes with the endless beauty of it! Definitely, the street is a striking attraction of Guilin beauty showcase.
Reed Flute Cave
This is another attractive feature of Guilin nightlife view! It offers unrivaled beauty to travelers! Reed Flute Cave is located at the northwest of Guilin City. It is 5 kilometers away from the center of the city. It has unparalleled beauty with rural scenery and landscape karst caves.
This magical fairyland is decorated with stalactites, stalagmites, stone pillars, stone curtains, plants, birds, and animals! It is the most eye-catching and ideal tourist spot for domestic and foreign visitors.
Night View of Longji Terraces
Longji Terraces is one of the most famous as well as great tourist’s attraction! With the great history about 700 years, it is built in Yuan dynasty. Longji Terraces is the most appealing attraction which is located at the high mountain ridges and it is 1916 meters on the sea level.
Actually, Jinkeng Yao Sightseeing Area and PingAn Zhuang Sightseeing Area are the main sources of Longji Terraces. It is considered as the eminent agriculture sight in the world. In a word, Longji Terraces has incomparable beauty for lovers of beauty!
Zhongshan Middle Road Night Markets
Zhongshan Middle Road is well known and busiest part of the road. Half of the roads will be fulfilled with the tents when the night gets down. There are many small stalls with all kinds of products. Gradually, the Zhongshan Middle Road becomes crowdy. Then it includes in Guilin nightlife affairs!
In the write-up, I shared Guilin nightlife activities from my practical experience! I hope that already you have gotten the most important information about Guilin nightlife. Most probably, you are going to meet Guilin soon! I have really enjoyed those incredible moments in China! Also, I have fallen in love with Guilin night market, Nightclubs, Lijiang Waterfall, walking on the Zhengyang Pedestrian Street and many other mind-blowing places!
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