Xianggong mountain or Xianggong hill
Xianggong mountain / 相公山
Xianggong mountain or Xianggong hill is located at the li river yangshuo and offers amazing views for sunrise.Also the most visited viewpoint for sunrise due to very well maintenance and safety.When hiking up for sunrise the path is enlit and stairs are provided with handrails on both sides.Xianggong mountain also have a sanitary space at the entrance and on top of the mountain.The one at the entrance is the most clean.We also recommend Xianggong mountain as a reference to check your fitness level.Xianggong mountain would be one of the easiest viewpoint to get to the top,it would take +/- 20 minutes to get to the top.
Please be aware during weekends and public holidays Xianggong mountain can get very crowded.Try to avoid the weekend and public holiday if youre up to visit Xianggong mountain for sunrise.ENJOY
Xianggong mountain : facts and advice
Location : Xianggong mountain is located in Yangshuo county.Its 28 km from Yangshuo city and takes +/- 1 hr to get there.
Open hours : 24 hrs
Entrance fee : 60 RMB
Level : Easy /medium.
Best time to go : sunrise,daytime,sunset
Recommended gear : decent shoes,water and flashlight
Toilet available : Yes at the bottom and on top.
Snacks / drinks available : Yes
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Xianggong mountain : Best time to visit ?.
Spring : Warm and humid weather.Spring would be from march to May.Temperature goes from 10 degrees to 25 degrees.
Summer : Hot and humid.Summer would be from June to August.Temperature goes to an average of +/- 30 degrees
Autumn : Warm and dry.Autumn is from september to november.The rice fields become golden around october and very pleasant weather during the daytime around 20 degrees and a big drop at night in temperature.
Winter : cold and wet.Winter would be from december to february.Very cold during those months
Xianggong mountain : How to get there.
There is no public transportation from Yangshuo to Xianggong mountain.
Xianggong mountain from Yangshuo by bicycle.Its possible to cycle from Yangshuo to xianggong mountain,but we wouldnt recommend it as it would takes hours and not easy to find the right direction.To cycle from Xingping to Xianggong mountain would be the best option.
Xianggong mountain from Yangshuo by scooter (electric or gasoline).Another choice is to rent a scooter to go to Xianggong mountain and pass at tea plantation.It takes +/- 2 hr to get to Xianggong mountain.
Xianggong mountain from Yangshuo by private car would be the best choice and easiest if youre staying in Yangshuo.
Xianggong mountain from Xingping by bicycle or hiking.A very good choice would be to hike or cycle from Xingping to Xianggong mountain.The route from Xingping combines the li river,nature and small villages on the way.Cycling would take +/- 1 hr and hiking +/- 2 hr.
Xianggong mountain offers epic views on the li river,easy hike to get to get to the top.Well maintained stairs with railing on both side.The perfect choice for sunrise.
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