Experience Intangible Cultural Heritage of Huangshan
Expect spectacular landscape, the rural countryside life and its typical architectures is considerate as the MUST in Huangshan, this exclusive tour designed for customers seeking for outdoor adventure, artistic and authentic local experience. Get to know the profound culture and history about Huangshan at your guide’s illustration.
Meet your local guide and driver upon arrival, he/she wait outside of luggage claim holding with your name sign. Then escort to your hotel in Huangshan City.
We will send you the guide’s phone number via email, if your guide doesn’t show up, please make a phone call to he/her, or contact your travel advisor for help.
Huangshan Airport Pickup
The Yellow Mountains, Yungu Cable Car (up) and West Sea Grand Canyon
Start your trip after breakfast, with 1-hour drive to Mt. Huangshan (known as Yellow Mountain), take a cable car from back hill ride up to the mountain top, trekking along the mountains covered by verdant trees, jagged rocks of grotesque shapes. Take an easy route to the West Sea Grand Canyon from first ring to second ring. If your physical permit, follow the path going down with lots of steep stairs to the bottom of valley, up hill by a monorail, the view is amazing!
Good to know:
For safety consideration, The West Sea Grand Canyon closed every winter from December. 1st to March. 31st due to snowy weather. We take the route to the Bright Summit and Flying-over Rock instead.
Overnight stay at the hotel on mountain top.
Sun Rise View on Top of Yellow Mountain
Hanging Love lock is famous in Yellow Mountain
Xihai Grand Canyon Hike
Porters Carry Heavy Stuff Uphill
Hongcun Village, Sunrise and Yungu Cable car down, Learning Bamboo Weaving Craft at Nanping Village (1.5-2 hours)
Get up early today to take a glimpse of sunrise from the edge of clouds. Your guide will check the weather forecast and time for sunrise next day, times may various depends on seasons, pre-sunrise it is totally dark and often very cold so you would probably select a sunrise location that is near your hotel.
Go downhill by cable car, head to Hongcun Ancient Village for a culture experience. Hongcun – China’s living heritage listed by UNESCO for its beauty and largely undeveloped Hui-style architecture with white walls and gray tiles.
There is a well-preserved old village that 20 minutes on roadway from Hongcun – Naping Village, renowned for bamboo handicraft, Knock to a local craftsman’s door in the afternoon, he would like to show you bamboo weaving skills and teach you how to use bamboo chips to make different animals shapes.
Stay overnight in Pig’s Inn in Bishan Village near Hongcun, where next day activities start from, it was a renovated deserted house as it was a merchant’s mansion from the Ming Dynasty.
Sunrise Scenery at Mt.Huangshan
A Local Lady Drying Her Preserved Hams
Cutting into Slices of Bamboo for Weaving
Weaving an Animal Shape
Rural artistic Utopia:Bishan Escape Tour, Local snack making(rice peach), Hotel to airport Transfer (Huangshan)
Today’s rural artistic Utopia-Bishan escape tour will highlight your trip in Huangshan. Bishan Village is an untouched small village full of artiest atmosphere via its architecture and idyllic rural scenery.
Start the trip from Pig’s Inn, take a walk or cycling pass by the Pig’s Inn chain hotel which was rebuilt base on an old oil workshop, a supply and marketing cooperative, an old-school barbers’ shop, and stop for a cup of coffee at a coolest countryside bookstore, your guide is a good story teller today, she/he will retails the illustration of stories behind the buildings and Bishan rural Utopia plan.
Continue the trip in the rural countryside and enjoy breathtaking views along way, last stop at a famous brewpub, taste a glass of local homemade beer or rice wine for refresh.
You will have a special arrangement at the pub for making a local delicacy – Sticky Rice Cake, learning from rice milling, mounding into a peach shape, steam and taste your fruit of labor, have fun!
Transfer to Huangshan Airport later today, and catch your onward flight.
Idyllic Rural Scenery
Ducks' Keeper in Countryside
Making Sticky Rice Cake
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.
For an authentic travel experience, contact one of our travel advisors. Our local experts are always ready to create a hassle-free tour for you.