Guilin, formerly romanized as Kweilin, is a prefecture-level city in the northeast of China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. It is situated on the west bank of the Li River and borders Hunan to the north. Its name means “Forest of Sweet Osmanthus” owing to the large number of fragrant sweet osmanthus trees located in the region. The city has long been renowned for its scenery of karst topography and is one of China’s most popular tourist destinations.
Top things to do in Guilin:
Reed Flute Cave
Riyue Shuangta Cultural Park
Lijiang Folk Customs Garden
Guilin Yaoshan Mountain Scenic Resor
Fubo Hill and Elephant Trunk Hill