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Guilin Liangjiang International Airport / 桂林两江国际机场
Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL) is located 26.5 kilometres away from Guilin’s city centre. The airport bus to the city centre runs all day long. There are also taxis available. Some hotels can arrange transfer back to the airport. Bus to Guilin Centre available from 6h30 - 21h50.
Internet Access and VPN in China
Due to the Internet policy of China, certain websites and applications are not accessible from the mainland, which includes those very commonly used in the west (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google, Skype and more). Some travellers have been able to gain access to those via a VPN service (installed prior to arrival in China). Make sure…
For citizens of the following countries, the visa is not requested for short term stays : - 90 days: Bosnia and Herzegovina, San Marino - 60 days: Mauritius - 30 days: Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Ecuador, Fiji, Grenada, Qatar, Serbia, Seychelles, Tonga, United Arab Emirates. - 15 days: Brunei, Japan, Singapore. Holders of passports issued by…
Best Time To Visit
The best time to visit Guilin would be summer and autumn, which means from July to October. In Guilin, the temperature will not get too high during summertime and it is also the best time to enjoy the greenery and the clear rivers. Try to avoid Chinese public holidays such as between October 1st and…
Guilin is well served by its public bus system, though Chinese scripts indicating the desired destinations are recommended for non-Mandarin speakers. All route numbers that start with 5 are free. It is advised to take care of belongings on these buses.
It is convenient and simple to travel by taxi. Taxis are generally inexpensive and you can find them throughout the whole city. It is advisable to show the destination in Chinese to the driver. If you want to you can also get a driver for a day to see Guilin and surroundings. You can also…
In Guilin, you can find post offices along Zhongshan Lu. Post offices, as well as post boxes in China, are colored in green. General opening hours are from 8 am-6 pm.