Nanbei Lake, in Zhejiang Province and only 2 hours by car from Shanghai, boasts what we think is some pretty awesome scenery: lake, sea, and mountain all in one area. Relax in a kayak on the lake, hike along trails through the scenic area, and then walk up to the Eagle Nest Peak, the highest point in the area, for spectacular view of the lake down below, and the sea in the distance.
07:50 – Meet at Starbucks at Hongqiao Marriot Hotel, near Longxi station, line 10
08:00 – 10:00 Board our van and head to Nanbei Lake Scenery Area in Haiyan County
10:30 – 11:30 Enjoy your relaxing time in your kayak (most are double kayaks which you can share with your team partner. Only 2 single kayaks are available at the moment)
12:00 – Local Chinese food as lunch at a restaurant inside the scenic area
13:00 – 17:30 Hike along trail that leads into the scenic zone, make a stop at the “Walled City of Tan Xian”, the smallest fortress in China. And ascend to the Eagle Nest Peak, for the amazing view of the whole scenic area (about 13K hiking for +/- 4hrs)
18:00 – Board our van and drive back to the downtown (we might come back to Starbucks at 20:15 depending on the traffic)
Included – Ground transportation to/from destination
Included – Local specialty lunch
Price: 600 RMB – Includes: transportation and meals as listed!
*Registration closes 7 days prior to departure, but it may be possible to join later, depending on ticket availability.
Group size is 6-12, so register ASAP!
We do not go cheap on safety… We get the best equipment and the most experienced instructors for our trips.
Onsite ground transportation, driver’s allowance, lunch, water, scouting, and organizational costs, English speaking trip leader, entry fee, kayak rental/life jacket a trip of a lifetime, and looots of fun!!!
Does not include:
Insurance, snacks, fapiao fee, other personal expenses; fapiao fee if needed
Insurance is necessary for this trip. Please make sure you have valid medical insurance coverage.
PASSPORT, camera/GoPro, energy snacks, comfortable walking shoes, water bottle, mosquito repellent, rain gear (just in case), waterproof phone bag/case, energy snacks, sunscreen, small daypack, jacket for cooler weather, 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.
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What is the difficulty level for this hike?
This is an easy hike.
6 yrs old, depending on fitness level and experience. Safety is our priority. Please contact us beforehand if you would like to bring your children along.