Li River is spotted with many world famous attractions on its bank line that is about 84 kilometer long from Gulin to Yangshuo. The peachy attractions that can be witnessed on along the river banks include clear water, dangerous shoals, pinnacles that are covered in the deeper foliage and can be seen during rainy days, deeper ponds and scenic countryside. The sceneries that can be witnessed on this river are variable depending on the seasonal fluctuations and weather conditions.
A wonderful and eye candy scenery can be viewed during sunny weather when the reflection of green peaks appears on the crystal clear water of this river. During foggy and rainy days, the Li River appears to be very mysterious and mesmerizing.
Highlight Attractions in Li River
Following are the main attractions of Li River.
Stones in foggy rain & waves
This river is full of great and stunning surprises that appear with each turn of waves. There is a village on the left bank of this river and it is called Langshi Village. In this village all the houses are made up of black bricks and red tiles. There is a beautiful range of mountains like Bijia Mount, Dahauang Mount, Wenbi Mount and the Lion Mount that are located on the right side of this river. Other mountains like White Rabbit Mount, Guanyin Mount and the Gold Cock Peak are situated on the left bank of this river.
The Nine Horse Mount
It is located about 61 kilometer away from Guilin and 4 kilometer away from Xinping which is small fishing village lies on the bank of Li River. This cliff got the name Nine horse because it has pictures horses that shows there are nine horse standing. These horses are arranged in different postures and offering a unique eye treating view.
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If you are a nature lover and heading towards China to absorb natural beauty of its wetlands, then you have stumbled upon the right place. Following are the six most beautiful wetlands in China.
1. Rogye Marshland
Rogye Marshland is located in the Eastern region of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. Rogye Marshland is about 3,600 meters above from the sea level. According the international wetland protection experts, Rogye Marshland is the biggest, most primitive and the well preserved wetland in the world. It is safe from human devastation and offers natural beauty.
2. Bayanbulak Marshland
The Bayanbulak Marshland is located in the northwestern region of the Hejing County in the Uldus Basin of Tianshan Mountains. It is the second biggest wetland in China. The area where this beautiful grassland is located offers comfortable weather conditions. This area is full of natural beauty and it is the first natural reserve for the beautiful creature of God, swans. This area remains over flocked with many herds of swans. This area is also the home for many other birds like lavrocks, mallards, wild goose, larks etc.
3. Sanjiang Plain
Sanjian or three rivers plain is located in the eastern region of the Heilongjiang province and it is the lowest plain in that area. This province is famous for its close location to many beautiful wetlands of China. Sanjiang Plain is the biggest fresh water grassland of China and it is most commonly known as the Great Northern Wilderness. This grassland is the home of many rare birds. It offers a great escape to you to revive your inner self with the immense beauty of nature.
4. Yellow River Delta Wetland
Yellow River Delta Wetland lies in the Dongying City of Shandong Province. It is the youngest wetland in the world. It is the home of about 300 different types of birds in a separate place that is called as the International Airport for Birds.
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