Xingping is well known for its still
waters, grotesque peaks, steep cliffs, and fantastic
landscape. It was the largest town along the Li
River in the ancient times and is now one of the
four most famous ancient towns in Guangxi Province
Xingping Town was built over 1,000
years ago and in the Northern and Southern Dynasties
(420-589). Xingping was the seat of Xingping County
. In 590, Xingping County was incorporated into
Yangshuo County . The present Xingping remains
under control of Yangshuo County .
This area has many landmarks including
Mural Hill, Snail Hill, Lotus Crag, and Fishing
Village which can be seen from the Li River cruise.
You can walk up to Yangdi along the River from
here (around 5hrs).
Yunnan is a perfect showpiece of China's many
natural wonders, rugged, wild, and unspoiled. The province is
famed for its multitude of ethnic groups, of China's fifty-five
officially recognized ethnic minorities, twenty-five can be
found in Yunnan. Here visitors could find snow-capped mountains,
mysterious deep valleys, peaceful highland lakes, magnificent
Karst hills, tropical rainforests, and torrential rivers.
As the capital of China, Beijing is the political,
cultural, and intellectual center of the country. Beijing has
so much to offer travelers. The celebrated tourist center is
filled with historical highlights, the most well known ones
are: Great Wall, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven,
Tibet Autonomous Region, a mystical land called
"the Roof of the World", more than 50 peaks in this area are
higher than 7,000 meters, and 11 peaks exceed 8,000 meters.
Mt. Everest - the world's highest peak is located in Tibet.
Tibet offers fabulous things to see, including unique Buddhist
monastery, breathtaking high-altitude lakes, stunning views
of the snow mountains and brilliant Tibetan culture.