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Ancient South Gate

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Historical city gate near Rong Lake

Ancient South Gate is a historical town city near to Rong Lake. Only the lower portion of the gate... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Hong Kong, China
Awesome night lights!

A place you don't want to miss when you're here and it's fun to take photos at night at this place... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Northern Shore of Rong Lake , Xiufeng District, Guilin 541001, China
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

I was introduced to this by native Guilin'er, I went in the afternoon but you all the local people here with families as it's well maintained and peaceful feel about the place. The lake where you see the tourists boats also zipping through also has...More

Thank Chi W
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Ancient South Gate is a historical town city near to Rong Lake. Only the lower portion of the gate wall is the ancient remains while the other structures are newly built one. Just a photo-stop for visitors to the park.

Reviewed 4 January 2018

A place you don't want to miss when you're here and it's fun to take photos at night at this place and have fun @ the gate.

Thank joanadventure
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Attractive by night and during the day. Combine it with a walk around the lake -- or farther up the river if you want. The strolling around the lakes is probably the very best thing about Guilin itself.

Thank FromRichmondVA
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

When wandering around the central lakes of Guilin I came across this lovely old gate It is near the Crystal Bridge.

Thank Jennefer N
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Directly behind the gate is a restaurant called "You Fei Yu Ping You Cha Hui Suo". We were staying nearby at "This Old Place" Youth Hostel and ate here several times. Each time the food was really good, especially the vegetables. It's not expensive and...More

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of the sights you pass along when walking around the lakes in the city center. It's nicely lit at night and with a wet surface makes for nice reflections. However it is also not much more than that. You can view it...More

Thank felixsf
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We went for a walk around the two lakes in Guilin (Banyan and Cedar lakes). On our way we came across this ancient gate. It is very impressive. Worth seeing.

Thank GerMar60
Reviewed 6 May 2017

It was the first sight we visited in Guilin, nice place for a half an hour stroll once the New Old town gets re-build. It was supposed to get finished in 2015 already.

Thank Lucie H
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Situated within the Jiang river, it is just a standing tower. Nothing fanciful really. The park where it situated was worth a visit especially at night to enjoy it's surrounding scenery.

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