On this day trip, we will be hopping over to Hangzhou, one of the most beautiful cities in China and an excellent location for year round hiking!
We will be exploring the beautiful scenic area with tea hills, check out local villages, and try delicious local food. The hiking time can range from 3 to 5 hours, depending the route taken.
07:50 – Meet at Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station
08:15 – Hop on the train for Hangzhou
09:20 – Arrive at the station and head over to a tea museum to learn more about its history and culture
10:30 – Hop on board and head to the tea growing area
11:00 – Take a short hike from “9 Creeks and 18 Gullies” over to a Tea Village
12:30 – Local specialty lunch at a local farmers house in the village
13:30 – Continue our awesome hike through beautiful nature to another tea village
18:38 – Board train and return to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway station
Included – Train trip Shanghai to and from Hangzhou, ground transportation in Hangzhou
We will be taking these trains:
Shanghai Hongqiao – Hangzhou
G1653 – 08:15 – 09:20
Hangzhou – Shanghai Hongqiao
G7750 – 18:38 – 19:30
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, 2 bottles of 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. For complete information please refer to www.travelers-society.com/terms-conditions.
1) ICBC Bank Transfer
2) Alipay / Wechat Pay
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 easy-medium 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.