YangshuoToDo is made help people visiting Yangshuo. In Yangshuo there is so much to do. Whether you want to chill out with a cup of delicious Yunnan coffee in one of the many coffee shops around town or practice your monkey skills on the karst peaks surrounding Yangshuo you will surely have a great time here.
The food in Yangshuo is quite good and there is a great mix of different styles including a lot of western food,Indian and of course dishes from all over China. The most popular local dish is beer fish and it is a must try when visiting the town.
Over the last twenty years Yangshuo has become a mecca for rock climbers. The most popular style here is sport climbing but if you look hard enough you might just find some bouldering and trad climbing. The local guiding services are very helpful and there is a big climbing community so don’t worry about finding a climbing partner.
Cycling is a great way to get into the countryside and see the amazing scenery in a more personal way. There are many bike rental places around Yangshuo. The simple bikes are handy for anyone staying on paved roads but if you want a mountain bike I would recommend getting to one of the specialist operators as mountain bikes from the cheap bike rental places are often maintained to a very low level.
Many people who shun the pollution and urban sprawl of big Chinese cities choose to study Chinese in Yangshuo. With its laid back atmosphere and fresh air its ideal for someone who wants to learn Chinese.