Yinzi Cave

Silver Cave

Useful Information

Location: East side of Ligui Highway in Maling Town, Lipu County, Guilin City. Beside National Highway 321, 85 km from Guilin City Center.
(24.644230, 110.433507)
Open: All year daily 8-17:30.
Fee: Adults CNY 80, Students CNY 40, Children (<140 cm) free.
Classification: SpeleologyKarst cave
Light: LightIncandescent Electric Light System
Dimension: L=2,000 m.
Guided tours: D=90 min.
Address: Yinzi Cave, Maling Town, Lipu County, Guilin City, Tel: +86-, Fax: +86-,
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1999 opened to the public.


Yinzi Cave (Silver Cave) is a huge passage with extraordinary speleothems. The 28 m high stalagmite Optimus pillar is one of the three treasures. The others are Buddha's Sutra, a stalagmite resembling Bhudda, and Mixed Yuan Pearl Umbrella. The last is shaped like an umbrella and according to legend this magic umbrella can call wind and rain, harvest demons and town monsters.