Yangshuo is a small town surrounded by karst mountains and beautiful scenery near . It has been a popular backpacker destination since the 1980s and the surrounding area has excellent rock climbing opportunities which attract another large group of tourists, As a result, it has seen much development and now gets many tour groups, mostly but by no means all Chinese.
Photo: Chensiyuan, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a town under the administration of Yangshuo County, , , located in the southeastern part of the county just east of the county seat.


24.7808° or 24° 46' 50.8" north
110.4923° or 110° 29' 32.1" east
Open Location Code
306 metres (1,004 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2703829559
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Yangshuo Xian
  • Chinese: Iông-sok-koān
  • Chinese: 阳朔县
  • Chinese: 陽朔
  • Chinese: 陽朔縣
  • Dutch: Yangshuo
  • English: Yangshuo County
  • English: Yangshuo Xian
  • English: Yángshuò Xiàn
  • Finnish: Yangshuo
  • French: Comte de Yangshuo
  • French: Comté De Yangshuo
  • French: Xian de Yangshuo
  • French: Yangshuo
  • French: 阳朔
  • Gan Chinese: 阳朔县
  • German: Yangshuo
  • Hakka Chinese: Yòng-suk-yen
  • Hausa: Yòng-suk-yen
  • Hebrew: יאנגשואו
  • Hebrew: יאנגשוו
  • Italian: Contea di Yangshuo
  • Japanese: 陽朔県
  • Korean: 양숴현
  • Macedonian: Јангшуо
  • Min Nan Chinese: Iông-sok-koān
  • Norwegian: Yangshuo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yangshuo
  • Persian: یانگشاو
  • Polish: Yangshuo
  • Portuguese: Condado de Yangshuo
  • Russian: Яншо
  • Spanish: Yangshuo
  • Swedish: Yangshuo
  • Vietnamese: Dương Sóc
  • Wu Chinese: 阳朔县
  • Yue Chinese: 陽朔
  • Yang-shuo Hsien
  • Yang-so Hsien

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