The Yellow Mountain, or Huang Shan as it is known, is popular for its spectacular four wonders: beautiful clouds, oddly shaped pines, majestic rocks and imposing peaks but there is a lot more to explore there.
Our guide will meet you at airport and transfer you to the hotel.
The Yellow Mountains, Yungu Cable Car (up) and West Sea Grand Canyon
Yellow Mountains: The Yellow Mountains are spread over an area of 1,200 sq. km in the Anhui Province. The area is known for its beautiful scenery throughout the year: beautiful outlooks, waterfalls, hot springs, gnarled trees, oddly shaped rocks, granite peaks and a huge range of plant species.
- Yungu Cable Car (Ten minutes): Spend some time enjoying the scenery when you travel by cable car to the mountain.
Shexian Tangyue Memorial Arches, Yungu Cable Car (up) and West Sea Grand Canyon, Tunxi Ancient Street,
Shexian Tangyue Memorial Arches: Shexian is known for its beautiful memorial arches and residential architecture dating back to the Qing and Mind dynasties. The arches here are typically made from stone or wood and Shexian is home to thousands of traditional arches. Close to the Memorial Arches is the Garden of Bao Family. This beautiful garden had once been owned by Bao, a successful business. The Bonsai garden showcases classic examples of Bonsai, perfectly blending with the memorial arches in the background.
Yungu Cable Car (Ten minutes): Spend some time enjoying the scenery when you travel by cable car to the mountain.
Tunxi Ancient Street : The Ancient Tunxi Street is located at the heart of the old city and has rows of well preserved, ancient shops in a pedestrian only, commercial street with elegant and simple buildings.
Lunch at local restaurant.
Hongcun Village, Xidi Village, Hotel to airport Transfer (Huangshan)
Hongcun Village: the Hongcun Village is an ancient, charming town dating back over 800 years and leans against the majestic Mt. Huangshan. This picture-perfect Chinese Village is considered to be a world culture and heritage wonder and has been featured in the “Crouching Tiger” movie.
The village is surrounded by an ancient moat bridging the village to the outside world and has been a fascinating location for artists. Visitors can explore the old school, various traditional dwellings and halls.
Xidi Village: Situated at the foot of Mount Huangshan, the Xidi Village was built during the Song Dynasty before 900 years. Listed by UNESCO for its well preserved traditional architecture, the street patterns and buildings in the village is known for reflecting the essence of Chinese history and has a beautiful memorial archway.
1. Travel light – Various facilities are available at the foot of the mountain to store your luggage so please carry only a small backpack if possible. Porters are also available for those travelling with heavier luggage and prices need to be negotiated. RMB 120 is a fair price.
2. Shoes & Clothing? - Good quality walking shoes and a jacket will be essential due to the weather. Raincoats are also essential in the event that it rains.
3. Before ascending the mountain please purchase snacks and bottled water. The supplies available on the mountain peak are expensive.
What's Included & Excluded
Meals listed in the itinerary.
Private English-speaking guide and driver.
Hotels listed in the itinerary.
Service Charge & Taxes.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
China Entry Visa Fees.
Excess Baggage Charges.
Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
Single Room Supplement.
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