It’s time to escape civilization to one of the most beautiful and peaceful villages in China! Come with us to Hou’an Village at Tiantai County, as we hike through the picturesque countryside to a village covered in graffiti, visit the ancient Mingyan Temple, experience cave rappelling in caves carved out by the sea thousands of years ago, chill around a bonfire, and more!!
15:00 – Meet at Hongkou Stadium (Metro Lines 8 and 3) Exit 3, outside – follow the music!
20:00 – Arrival and check in the hostel；time may vary according to traffic (dinner not included bring your own snacks for dinner or share a meal with the group）
08:00 – Simple Western breakfast
09:00 – Hop on the bus and head over to Mingyan Ancient Temple (1000 years old)
10:30 – Start our hiking adventure to the caves (short hike ~ 15 mins)
11:30 – Take a break for our picnic lunch
12:30 – Technical training and start our rappelling challenge! ( level: 90 meters)
16:00 – Set off for the last leg of our hiking journey (1 hr ~ 3km)
17:00 – Head back to the guesthouse and make our own dumplings
18:00 – Local specialty dinner
19:00 – Bonfire party with music and drinks!!!
06:20 – Early wake up to check out the sunrise from the top of a mountain (~20 mins walk up to the viewpoint) (optional)
08:00 – Simple Western breakfast and checkout
09:00 – Head over to our starting point check out a pretty awesome destination
10:00 – Begin our hike to a graffiti village (1 hr ~ 3.5 km)
12:00 – Local specialty lunch in the village
13:00 – 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 150 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 150 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 – All meals as listed – 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!
Price: Book now to get the early bird price of 990 RMB, or 1090 RMB if booked after August 22
We do not go cheap on safety… We get the best equipment and the most experienced instructors for our trips.
3 day onsite transportation, meals as listed, entrance tickets to all sites, trekking guide, certified rappelling instructor and equipment, rappelling (one time), making dumplings, bonfire party, speakers, emergency medical insurance, mineral water, driver’s 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; fapiao fee if needed
PASSPORT/ID card, camera/GoPro, small day pack, walking shoes, walking sticks, flip flops, towel, toiletries and your favorite food for our picnic!
– Cancellation more than 30 days prior to the trip departure date, 100% refund （a 3% transaction fee will be deducted)
– Cancellation 30-20 days prior to the trip departure date, 50% refund
– Within 20 days prior to the trip departure date, no refund
The above refund policy is based on the trip price, excluding special discounts/promotions. 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 SummitTrip.
Minimum 10 travelers to run
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
4) Credit card payments can be made upon request (a nonrefundable 3% fee will apply)
10+ for rappel, 8+ without rappel
Easy level hike
Cave rappelling is not suitable for those who are truly scared of heights, are under 10 years old, or above 65 years old. So if you don’t join in rappelling, you can have a 100 RMB discount off the price.