This day trip is all about nature, we are heading away from the big city to hike through some scenic trails, bamboo forests, and ancient villages!
The Shangqing Ancient Caravan Trail connects Shangkang Village and Qinglian Village. (Hence the name “Shang” + “Qing”.) In ancient times, it was the only path connecting Shaoxing and Shengzhou County. Now, there are modern roads, but parts of the trail are still intact.
08:00 – Meet at Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station
08:32 – Hop on the train for Shaoxing
09:59 – Arrive at the station and head over to our starting point (~1h drive)
12:30 – Local specialty lunch
13:30 – Continue our awesome hike through bamboo forests, ancient villages, and beautiful nature! (10.8 km)
18:00 – Arrive at the train station by chartered minivan (~1.5h drive)
18:28 – Board train and return to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway station
Included -Train trip Shanghai to and from Shaoxing, ground transportation in Shaoxing
We will be taking these trains:
Shanghai Hongqiao – Shaoxing
G7547 – 08:32 – 09:59
Shaoxing – Shanghai Hongqiao
G7588 – 18:28 – 19:52
Included – Local specialty lunch
Price: 550 RMB – Includes: trains and meals as listed!
*Registration is 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.
Onsite ground transportation, round-trip high-speed trains, driver’s allowance, lunch, water, scouting and organizational costs, English speaking trip leader, entry fee, a trip of a lifetime, and looots of fun!!!
Does not include:
Insurance, snacks, other personal expenses
If you would like us to purchase insurance for this trip please add 20 RMB.
PASSPORT, camera/gopro, hiking boots(highly recommended), water bottle, mosquito repellent, 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 50% 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.
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
What is the difficulty level for this hike?
This is a moderate-strenuous hike. 10.8 Km
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.