Welcome to Solitary Beauty Peak & Prince City Scenic Area


Solitary Beauty Peak & Prince City Scenic Area consists of Jingjiang Prince City and the Solitary Beauty Peak, which is the national key cultural relics protection unit. It is located in the center of Guilin city and the Solitary Beauty Peak is in the middle of scenic area. An emperor in Yuan Dynasty was living under the peak and the Emperor Zhu Yuanzhang of Ming Dynasty granted his grandson Zhu Shouqian as a feudal vassal under the name of “Jingjiang” and placed his mansions here. Then this area became the Jingjiang Prince City.

Opening Hours:

Spring & Fall: 7:30 – 18:00
Summer: 7:30 – 18:30
Winter: 8:00 – 18:00



Reading Cave

    Reading Cave is a natural cave situated in east slope of Solitary Beauty Peak, after Yan Yanzhi the literati became the prefecture chief of Guilin, he read and poetized in this cave in AD 500. One of his works left in the rock was regarded as the first poem ever to praise the breathtakingly landscape in Guilin.He also established a school to teach dudes, and this cave was named Reading Cave by citizens to memorize Yan Yanzhi.