The entire region is surrounded by mountains while the central part is covered with hills and plains. The karst geomorphy around Yangshuo is an area of irregular limestone formations in which erosion has produced fissures, sinkholes, underground streams, and caverns. This is wide-spread in the region, creating numerous natural scenic spots.
Karst caves and stone forests are a feature of the natural environment of Yangshuo. The altitude is 140-160 meters. Yangshuo is in subtropical and monsoon zone with a warm and moist climate. All this makes Yangshuo a unique natural experience for the visitor.