This trip is all about trekking through awesome nature along an ancient trail! We will be heading to the great outdoors to check out the fall scenery. This is one of the top eight maple sightseeing spots in China and the end of November is the perfect time to visit. We will be checking out the best of nature, fall colors, passing by lakes, ancient villages, golden rice terraces, a gorgeous mountain, trekking a thousand-year-old trail, and more!
19:00 – Meet at Hongkou Stadium (Metro Lines 8 and 3) Exit 3, outside – follow the music!
19:30 – Hop on the bus and head over to our hotel
23:00 – Arrive and check in to our hotel
08:00 – Simple Western breakfast
09:00 – Hop on the bus and head to Qianyang Village
10:30 – Start our adventure; the 12km Nanhuang ancient trail with colorful trees, ancient villages and rice terraces!!
13:00 – Picnic lunch in an ancient village
14:00 – Continue our hike and take photos
16:30 – Hop on the bus and head back to town
17:30 – Local specialty dinner
20:00 – Time to relax and chill in town!
07:00 – Simple Western breakfast
08:00 – Hop on the bus over to our next starting point
09:00 – Start another 5km hike, where we’ll see a gorgeous mountain and beautiful lake!
12:00 – Head back downtown
13:00 – Local specialty lunch
14:00 – Hop on the bus and chillax on our way back home
18:00 – Arrive in Shanghai
Included – Insured private bus with A/C, shuttle bus
Not Included – 2 nights – Clean double occupancy rooms for 120 RMB per person per night. These will be booked on a first come first served basis. If you wish to room alone, the single occupancy fee is an extra 120 RMB per person per night. Please note that single occupancy availability may be limited. (If needed, we can help you find someone to share. Pairings, in this case, are distributed in order of request submission. If there is an uneven number of travelers, an extra single occupancy may apply.)
Included – Western breakfast (toast, jam, butter, peanut butter, eggs, coffee, tea), local specialty lunch and dinner – veggie friendly!
Not included – Picnic on day 2 – Bring your favorite meal for our outdoor picnic!
We do not go cheap on safety… We get the best equipment and the most experienced instructors for our trips.
3-day onsite transportation throughout the trip, meals as listed, entrance tickets to all sites, a trekking guide, speakers, emergency medical insurance, mineral water, driver allowance, English/Chinese speaking facilitator, pre-trip scouting and site research, coupons, an experience of a lifetime, and looots of fun!
Does not include:
Accommodation, drinks, picnic on D2, other personal expenses
PASSPORT/ID card, camera/GoPro, small day pack, hiking boots (strongly recommended), walking sticks, flip flops, towel, warm clothing for cool nights, jacket for the trek, toiletries, and your favorite food for our picnic on Day 2.
– Cancellation more than 10 days prior to the trip departure date, 100% refund
– Cancellation 10-5 days prior to the trip departure date, 50% refund
– Within 4 days prior to the trip departure date, no refund
The schedule may be adjusted due to weather conditions, unforeseeable events etc. For complete information please refer to www.travelers-society.com/terms-conditions.
1) ICBC 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) Secure online payment (PayPal/UnionPay Credit/Debit Card/International Credit Cards)
4) Cash on Delivery
Children 4+ can join, depending on the fitness level of the child. Safety is our priority. If you would like to bring your children along, please let us know.
Difficulty levels are highly subjective. We will be trekking for approximately 12km total, mainly on a flat road.