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Wild Escape in Yunnan from Shanghai

5-Day, Shanghai, Lijiang, Private Tour (CT-AT-03)

Wild Escape in Yunnan from Shanghai
Wild Escape in Yunnan from Shanghai
Black Dragon Pond
Black Dragon Pond in Lijiang
Cross Bridge Noodle
Put all the food into your bowl and pour some boiling soup and get your Cross Bridge Noodle done!
Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
Cool views at Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Lijiang


Peggie Lv,

Tour Manager

If you are craving for fresh air in nature, real adventure in a less-beaten road but have no enough time to plan a trip, why not try us? Excellent breakaway from the big city and plunge yourself into Lijiang's exotic lifestyles and intoxicating nature and a side-car ride is a real adventure!

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Day by Day Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Shanghai to Lijiang (Flight not Included)

Destinations & activities: Hotel - airport transfer

Today you will fly above the clouds and reach the dreamy destination in Lijiang. Check in hotel upon arrival.


- Smart Tips:

  • This tour doesn't include flight from / to Shanghai, you may contact us if you need our help for booking.
  • Meals: None

    Day 2


    Lijiang Town
    A traditional Naxi house covered in trees in Lijiang
    Destinations & activities: Lijiang Ancient Town, Wood Mansion and Wangu Tower

    Start the morning with the first sunlight and a fresh coffee. Later, you will visit Lijiang Ancient Town. Have lunch in a lovely small restaurant.

    Waiting for you in the afternoon is a visit to the famous Wood Mansion. Later, you will get on Lion Hill and enjoy the full view of the ancient town at the top of Wangu Tower.


    Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch at Simixiang Restaurant

    Day 3


    Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
    Impression Lijiang at the stage of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
    Destinations & activities: Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Shuhe Ancient Town

    This morning, we will head off to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. Taking a cable car up the mountain ridge, you will get an open view of the scenic Yak Meadow. Get down the mountain and get back to Lijiang and have lunch.

    In the afternoon, you will visit Shuhe Ancient Town, a quieter and less traveled habitation of Naxi people.


    - Smart Tips:

  • The excellent show Impression Lijiang is on at 1pm everyday, you can ask your Lijiang tour guide for booking.
  • For an interesting way to travel, you can choose a cycling trip about half an hour to Shuhe Ancient Town. Your Lijiang tour guide will be happy to help you rent one (with extra cost).
  • Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch at Naxi Family Cafe

    Day 4


    Side-car adventure in Lijiang
    Destinations & activities: Valley side-car motorcycle ride

    Do something that you've never done before!

    A side-car motorcycle ride down the valley near Lijiang is a a real inspiration for adventureous travelers like you. This morning, a foreign motorcycle driver will pick you up at the hotel. For the following 4 hours, you will be sitting in a valley where you will follow the trail of the American Austrian botanist Joseph Rock had once been to, and visit an abandoned museum which used to be Joseph Rock's house, visit a local Naxi temple and explore the former U.S. airfield used during WWII. At last, you will stop by Baisha Village and pass tea time with elderly villagers. Return to your hotel with a happy smile and tons of great photos.


    - Smart Tips:

  • Today you will find yourself a place for lunch. Sure, our foreign driver who's been living in Lijiang for a time will offer you some great advice.
  • One side-car motorcycle can hold at most 2 travelers. The drive in the valley will be on good road condition and you will have a helmet.
  • One of the best things about this side-car adventure is that you will be with an insider who has both living experience in China and western culture background.
  • Meals: Breakfast

    Day 5

    Lijiang to Shanghai(Flight not Included)

    Destinations & activities: Hotel - airport transfer

    Today you will fly back to Shanghai full with wonderful memory. Thank you for taking this trip with China Travel. Hopefully our name will pop up once you think about traveling in the future!


    Meals: Breakfast

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    Price Inclusion

    • Entrance fees.
    • Meals listed in the itinerary.
    • Private transfers.
    • Private English-speaking guide and driver.
    • Hotels listed in the itinerary.
    • Service Charge & Taxes.
    • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
    • Luggage Transfers.

    Price Exclusion

    • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
    • China Entry Visa Fees.
    • Excess Baggage Charges.
    • Personal Expenses.
    • Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
    • Single Room Supplement.

    Special Terms

    • Price may change during some Chinese festivals.
    • Price is subject to change based on exchange rate.
    • We accept both on-line payment (by Paypal® and Moneybookers®) and wire transfer.
    • A deposit of 10% ot the total cost is required when you confirm your booking.
    • For Cancellation Refunds, please click here.

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    Tour Highlights

    • Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
    • Exciting side-car motorcycle experience
    • Green and fresh air
    • Back-to-innocence experience
    • Quick and trouble-free arrangement

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    No round-trip flight from Shanghai included in this tour. We do, however, sometimes have great airfare deal. Remember to check the flight price when you contact us.

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