Looking for a CHALLENGE?! We will be setting out to the countryside where we will be hooked up to steel cables and set out to walk on cliff walls along what is known as a Via Ferrata, taking an awesome hike through nature and ancient hidden villages, checking out spectacular views, dancing around a bonfire, and more!
Friday, April 13
19:30 – Meet at Hongkou Stadium (Metro Lines 8 and 3) Exit 3, outside – follow the music!
24:00 – Arrival and check in the hostel
Saturday, April 14
07:30 – Simple Western breakfast
08:30 – Head over to our trekking start point
09:00 – Set out for an awesome trek through “Shangri-la of the East” for some great views of mountains, rice terraces, and local villages
12:00 – Picnic with your favorite food
13:00 – Continue trekking (15km, ~6h in total including the portion before lunch)
16:00 – Return to our guesthouse
18:00 – Local specialty dinner
19:00 – Bonfire party with music and drinks!
Sunday, April 15
07:30 – Simple Western breakfast
08:30 – Check out and hop on the bus
09:30 – It’s time to “walk on walls” as we take on the Via Ferrata – 200 meters!
12:30 – Local specialty lunch
13:30 – Hop on the bus and chillax on our way back home
18:30 – Arrive in Shanghai
Included – Insured private bus with A/C, shuttle bus
Not Included – 2 nights – Clean double occupancy rooms for 125 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 125 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, the 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 949 RMB, or 1049 RMB if the deposit is paid after March 29
Deposit: 500 RMB (included in price)
*Full payment due April 3 (Registration is still open after this date)
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 list,entrance tickets to all sites,trekking guide, indicated activities & equipment – Via Ferrata exploring gear (guides, helmet, harnesses, gloves, ropes etc.), bonfire party,speakers , emergency medical insurance, mineral water, driver allowance, English / Chinese speaking facilitator, pre-trip scouting and site research, taxes, 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 shoes, walking sticks, towel, toiletries and your favorite food for our picnic!
If the traveler decides to cancel, s/he can get refund of the deposit (a small cancellation fee may apply) up to March 29 and no refund after that. The schedule, accommodation, and transportation 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
3) Secure online payment (PayPal/UnionPay Credit/Debit Card/International Credit Cards)
4) Cash on Delivery
Medium. Some points require climbing.
What is the minimum age to join in this trip?
Kids 7 and older can join, depending on the fitness level of the child. Safety is our priority so, please ask if you have any doubts.