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Elephant Trunk Hill (Xiangbishan)

Within Xiangbishan Park, Xiangshan District, Guilin 541004, China
+86 773 292 5660
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Resembling an elephant drinking water from the Li River with its long trunk, this hill towers more than 55 meters above the water.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good30%
  • Average38%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“drinking water” (16 reviews)
“scenic area” (9 reviews)
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Within Xiangbishan Park, Xiangshan District, Guilin 541004, China
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+86 773 292 5660
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"drinking water"
in 16 reviews
"stone elephants"
in 6 reviews
"scenic area"
in 9 reviews
"li river"
in 30 reviews
"beautiful park"
in 10 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 7 reviews
"guilin city"
in 11 reviews
"boat ride"
in 6 reviews
"cormorants"
in 23 reviews
"symbol"
in 17 reviews
"sculptures"
in 21 reviews
"birds"
in 15 reviews
"fishing"
in 9 reviews
"land"
in 8 reviews
"limestone"
in 7 reviews
"pagoda"
in 17 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a walk by the elephant and then continued through the little park area, the river was so dry, there hadn’t been any rain in a long time meaning lots of the riverbed was exposed allowing you to walk on it. The ‘elephant’ wasn’t...More

Thank geraldine t
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice elephants lol, good little walk including the pagodas, nice near sundown, the elephants in the river were a nice touch, fun easy walk.

Thank Aidan C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A giant rock hill vividly shapes like an elephant which is drinking water. This is a huge park with stone carving, Buddhist temple, relic exhibition. Plan to spend a lot of time here. There is a lovers area with many sculptures.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a park. There is a lot more to this park than elephant hill. There. Is a lovely island with quite a few sculptures . Also if you want to cruise the lakes, this is where you can buy your ticket and board the...More

Thank Richard L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice stroll and hike but the view from the top is below average and the only unique spot is elephant eye. However, park admission includes visit of the other side of the river from which you have a great view of the...More

Thank Max P
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

It took a bit of squinting for me to see the elephant drinking water. That said, it's a pretty view, especially if you make the hike to the top of the hill. Warning: It's a steep climb. Near the hill is every souvenir shop you...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

You need to pay entrance 70RMB (10EUR). If you won't pay, you can go to the bar roof of hotel on the other side of the road near the entrance.

Thank Jure K
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

The hill does look really like an elephants trunk.A lot of birds on the lake.Beautiful walk around the area with nice pathways.Quaint bridges with fig tree formations along them.

Thank Debbie H
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

My wife and I enjoyed it very much. Beautiful place . The temp was warm when we were there mid may. Its worth seeing.

Thank Greg B
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

take a half hour to there, it is a most go place in Guilin and don't miss it. or you may also see from the city bridge

Thank ivycai
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