The distinct Chinese-style architecture is a fascinating sight to behold. The indulgent Asian hospitality is heart-warming. You have arrived at Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin.
Glittering night-time view of the hotel
There is no hurry. Your spacious room is just the haven you need to slip into a blissful mood. After all, it is easy when a magnificent view of the crystal-clear Li River and gorgeous landscaped gardens is right outside your window.
Guilin literally means “forest of Sweet Osmanthus”. The streets are lined with these fragrant trees. As you traverse the city, you are constantly aware of the breathtaking hills with their surreal rock formations.
Between saccharine scents, sounds of the river and majestic hills, you are absolutely spellbound. Guilin’s claim to having the “finest mountains and rivers under heaven” is indisputable.