Detian Waterfall is located in the Shuolong Town, Xinxian County in Guangxi Autonomous Region, the southwest frontier between Vietnam and China. As a National Scenic Area spanning between China and Vietnam, Detian Waterfall is the fourth largest transnational waterfall in the world after Iguassu Waterfall between Brazil and Argentina, Victoria Waterfall between Zambia and Zimbabwe, and Niagara Falls between America and Canada. Detian Waterfall is the largest transnational waterfall in Asia and is absolutely sublime. There are the surrounding karst peaks and the added buzz of being on the Vietnamese border. This is just the reason why so many people home and abroad come to visit it despite of fatigue and long journey.
Originated from Guichun River in Jingxi county of Guangxi province, Detian Waterfall flows from Vietnam and back to Guangxi, cascading down from the cliff in Detian Village in Daxin County of Guangxi. Hence the name Detian Waterfall is given. Detian Waterfall is absolutely magnificent, breathtaking and ever-changing. No matter in spring, summer, autumn or winter, it enjoys its unique charm all the time. The water drops 40m in three stages, creating an elegant collection of cascades of small pools across a total width of 200m. Taking a bamboo raft on the pool is highly recommended, which would take you right up to the spray. Come to visit Detian Waterfall and see why so many travelers who have visited here end up with coming back again! So never miss it!
Admission Fee: CNY80
How to get there:
1. Take the bus bound for Detian at CNY50 in Nanning Bus Station, which is launched at 8:30 everyday and return to Nanning at 15:00, running about 4 hours for one way.
Location of Nanning Bus Station: 80, Chaoyang Road, Nanning
2. Take the shuttling bus between Nanning and Daxin County, launched at 20 minutes’ interval from 06:10 to 19:00
Departure Station: North Passenger Transportation Center
Address of the Station: 26 Beida Bei Lu (Beida Road North)
Bus Routes to the Station: No.8, 10, 19, 28, 31, 34, 36, 46, 52, 204, 207, 604