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Reed Flute Cave (Ludi Yan)

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Address: 0773-2695075, Guilin 541001, China
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The cave was very colourfully lit up so it was a bit unusual from other caves I have visited in other parts of the world that are more natural in their appearance, so it is... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Western Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The cave was very colourfully lit up so it was a bit unusual from other caves I have visited in other parts of the world that are more natural in their appearance, so it is definitely done to appeal to Chinese tastes but I liked it and found it very beautiful. Some westerners would like it and some may find... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Reed Flute Cave is about a half hour drive out of Guilin center. There are two entrances - one for tour groups and one for private tourists. We were so fortunate that there were no groups in the cave at the time we visited. The cave itself is quite remarkable and very worth the time to see it. They've used... More 

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West Berlin, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

They have done a great job here to showcase the stalactites and stalagmites by shining red, blue and other colors. At the end of the tour, they even project a very nice 3D movie on the cave ceiling. Overall, it is worth a visit.

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Albion Park Rail, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did this on a 17 day tour of China and it was well laid out and tour was great but when you understand it is not a living cave system you know why they have lit the whole thing like a disco

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Changzhou, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

interesting caves but tour guide all in chinese so we understood nothing that was being said! big crowds but it was CNY. worth a visit in Guilin

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a massive cave with limestone formations, but it's main beauty comes from the lights - all of stalactites and stalagmites are lit with different colours and it's magnificent. Unfortunately, we have not found English guides, so we just walked around the cave and took a lot of pictures, Be sure to get in time for the short light show,... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the massive limestone cave I have ever visited. The limestone formation at every sections are just simply amazing and the lighting enhanced it ever better. If you have been to one of these limestone cave, you may want to appreciate the limestone formation and history rather than to be intrigued by the lights. When I asked... More 

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San Pedro, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are into caves...one might even say it is a cave of wonders. How the locals were able to preserve the beauty of it all.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely light show in an extensive cave network...the caves are massive and during our visit we did not feel crowded aslong as we kept away from the guided tours!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This attraction actually impressed my wife and I, even though the coloured lights showing the exhibits made them look very different. There was a very large cavern inside, with a small lake which reflected the cave forms very well. Impressive attraction but be careful of water while walking, it could be slippery.

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