Guilin Travel Tips

1. Useful Numbers

  • Fire: 119
  • Police: 110
  • Ambulance:120
  • Consumers' Complaint: 12315
  • 24-hour Ticket Service Hotline: 0773-3843922
  • Inquiry Desk of Guilin Railway Station: 0773-3833124
  • Ticket Office of Guilin Liangjiang International Airport: 0773-2845297
  • Ticket Service Center of Guilin Railway Station: 0773-2152222/2164722
  • Water Transportation Center located in Binjiang Road, Guilin:0773-2806009
  • Inquiry Desk of Guilin Liangjiang International Airport: 0773-3843936/3808888
  • Inquiry Desk of Guilin Long-distance Bus Station:0773-3833916/3822153/3822666 

2. Post Offices

Guilin Post Office(Lijun Road Branch)

Add: No. 5 Lijun Road, Guilin City(桂林市丽君路5号)

Guanyang Post Office

Add: No. 30 Shengli Road, Guanyang Town, Guilin City(桂林市灌阳镇胜利路30号)

Guilin Post Office( Qixing Branch)

Add: No. 9 Lijiang Road, Guilin City(桂林市漓江路9号)

Lingchuan Post Office

Add: No. 3 Lingbei Road, Lingchuan Town, Lingchuan County, Guilin桂林市灵川县灵川镇灵北路3号)

Xiangli Post Office

Add: Northeast 140 meters, Xiangli Town Government(湘漓镇政府东北140米)

3. Banks

Guilin Bank

Add: No. 18-1-1 Shop, East Chuanshan Road(穿山东路22号门面18-1-1)

China Minsheng Bank(Guilin Branch)

Add: No. 41 East Chuanshan Road, Qixing District(七星区穿山东路41号)
Tel: 95568/(0773)8285136

Guilin Bank(Qixing Sub-branch)

Add: Floor 1, Jinhui Building, No. 19 Canluan Road, Qixing District(七星区骖鸾路19号金辉大厦1层)

Guilin Bank(Gaoxin Sub-branch

Add: No. 13 Fuxing Road, Guilin City(桂林市辅星路13号)

People's Bank of China(Guilin Downtown Sub-branch)

Add: No. 28 Qixing Road, Guilin City(桂林市七星路28号)

Shanghai Pudong Development Bank(Guilin Sub-branch)

Add: Commercial District on Floor 1, Jiatianxia Xinhai Guoji, No. 13 Fuxing Road(辅星路13号甲天下鑫海国际底商)

China Construction Bank(Guilin Shiji Avenue Sub-branch)

Add: Floor 1, No. 20 Building, Guilin Olympic Garden, East Shiji Road, Lingui Town, Lingui District(临桂区临桂镇世纪东路桂林奥林匹克花园20栋1层)
Tel: (0773)95533

Industrial Bank(Guilin Branch)

Add: No. 16 Binjiang Road, Guilin City(桂林市滨江路16号)

Bank of Communications(Guilin Guanyinge Sub-branch)

Add: No. 37 North Zhongshan Road, Guilin City(桂林市中山北路37号)

4. Hospitals

Affiliated Hospital of Guilin Medical College

Add: No. 15 Lequn Road, Guilin City(桂林市乐群路15号)

Nanxishan Hospital of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

Add: No. 46 Chongxin Road, Guilin City(桂林市崇信路46号)

Guilin Balijie Hospital

Add: No. 19 Linchuan Avenue, Lingchuan County, Guilin City(桂林市灵川县灵川大道19号)

Guilin Tiexi Hospital

Add: No. 4 Tiexi Yili, Xiangshan District, Guilin City(桂林市象山区铁西一里4号)

Lingui Xicheng Hospital

Add: No. 5 Yining Road, Lingui District, Guilin City(桂林市临桂区义宁路5号)

Guilin Women and Children's Hospital

Add: No. 20 Fengbei Road, Diecai District, Guilin City(桂林市叠彩区凤北路20号)

Guilin Yinhai Hospital

Add: No. 3,  Alley 1, Wayao Road, Xiangshan District, Guilin City(桂林市象山区瓦窑路1巷3号)

Quanzhou People's Hospital

Add: No. 116 Guihuang Road, Quanzhou Town, Quanzhou County(全州县全州镇桂黄路116号)

Pingle People's Hospital

Add: No. 127 Zhengbei Street, Pingle Town, Pingle County(平乐县平乐镇正北街127号)

5. Best Time to Visit

The autumn of September-October is cool, not cold or hot, and is a good season to travel to Guilin. The river is clear and the mountains are beautiful. All the landscapes are clear and sketched into many Chinese ink paintings.

Read more about Guilin Climate

6. Things to Do

When you come to Guilin, these places are must-see. Among all the landscapes in Guilin, the landscape of this section of the Li River to Yangshuo is the most beautiful, and therefore the landscape of Guilin has such a famous reputation"Guilin's scenery is best among all under heaven". After seeing the mountains and rivers, Yangshuo West Street, also known as Foreigner's Street, will be a good choice. As a person with obsessive-compulsive disorder, Longji Rice Terraces is a good choice. The neat terraces are a very large terraced group in Guilin. Finally, the Lingqu Scenic Area will serve as your last stop. It is a national four-A scenic spot, and Xing'an Lingqu is one of the best ancient canals in the world.

Read more about Guilin Attractions

7. How to Get to Guilin

Guilin, 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 connected to Hunan and Guizhou in the north, Liuzhou in the southwest, and Hezhou in the east. Guilin is considered to be the pearl of China’s thriving tourist industry on account of the natural beauty and historic treasures. The city has long been renowned for its scenery of karst topography and is one of China’s most popular tourist destinations. It is very convenient to get to Guilin by air, train, long-distance bus and water.