Famous for some of the most beautiful mountain scenes near Shanghai, Jingkongli Valley in Anji is an excellent place for a foray into nature. It boasts tea plantations, bamboo forests, crystal clear water (especially in summer), fresh air, and countryside atmosphere, making it an ideal getaway. During the warmer months, you can go river hiking and, during cooler fall and winter days, enjoy the scenery while hiking the trails.
On this day trip, we will go hiking, jump on some boards for a SUP experience, and just plain enjoy being in nature.
07:30 – Meet at Shanghai Hongqiao Mariott and hop on the bus to Jinkong Valley (~3.5 hr drive depending on traffic)
11:00 – Head out for our awesome hike over rocks along a creek up to a natural pool where we can go swimming (if weather permits) (~1.5 hr)
12:30 – Local specialty lunch at a local bee farm
13:30 – Continue our hike over to the road where we’ll hop in the van and head over to the SUP center (~2hrs)
16:00 – SUP time – drive over to the center & grab our paddleboards and paddle around the lake
17:30 – Change out of our wet clothes and head back to Shanghai
20:00 – Arrive in Shanghai (arrival time depends on traffic)
Included – Ground transportation with A/C
Included – Local specialty lunch
Price: 650 RMB
*Includes: trains and meals as listed!
*Registration for this trip closes 7 days prior to departure, but it may be possible to join later, depending on ticket availability.
Group size is 6-10, so register ASAP!
We do not go cheap on safety… We get the best equipment and the most experienced instructors for our trips.
Ground transfer between Shanghai and Anji; SUP gear including paddleboard, paddle, and PFD; English speaking trip leader; lunch; bottled water
Does not include:
Insurance, snacks, other personal expenses; fapiao fee if needed
PASSPORT, camera/GoPro, hiking boots(highly recommended), water bottle, mosquito repellent, energy snacks, sunscreen, small daypack, jacket for cooler weather, change of clothes, bathing suit, and sunglasses
Note: If your passport is in the visa office for processing, please bring the ORIGINAL slip of paper given to you by the authorities with you on the trip along with a photocopy of your passport. This paper can be used for domestic travel instead of a passport.
If the traveler decides to cancel, s/he can get a 47% refund up to 7 days before departure and no refund after that. The schedule may be adjusted due to weather conditions, unforeseeable events, etc. For complete information please refer to www.travelers-society.com/terms-conditions. Travelers Society Adventure powered by ShanghaiOutingClub. Should the trip be canceled by the operator for any reason (ex. due to force majeur etc), a full refund will be provided, excluding any fees incurred due to train cancellation, etc.
1) Bank Transfer
2) Alipay / Wechat Pay (Open with an external browser to pay with Alipay; if opened within Wechat, it the Alipay option will not appear)
3) Cash on Delivery (TBC)
What is the difficulty level for this hike?
This is a moderate level hike.
12+, depending on fitness level and experience. Safety is our priority. Please contact us beforehand if you would like to bring your children along.