Cave Exploration in Yangshuo

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There are a number of caves in the Yangshuo area. Popular spots include the Longmen and Black Buddha ‘water’ caves near Moon Hill, where it’s possible to take a mud bath and ride a boat along an underwater stream. Other caves, such as Silver Cave, impress with their stunning rock formations lit up with multi-colored lights. Most guesthouses and travel agents can organise tours to these caves. For more challenging caving opportunities in the region seek advice from any of the rock climbing agencies listed on the previous page.