This trek is an unforgettable adventure into the heart of Yunnan. Check out awesome scenery and traditional minority cultures. Tiger Leaping Gorge, to the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and Haba Mountain, this is a hiking trip for those who seek magnificent landscapes and awesome views!! We’ll also hop on a ferry ride through Jinsha River, pass through the traditional Naxi village of Wumu, hike through a stone town, and more!!!
Day 1 – Sunday, February 11
17:10 – 21:25 – Hop on our flight to Lijiang
21:25 – Arrive in Lijiang, and transfer to the ancient town of Shuhe, a part of UNESCO’s World Heritage Site in Lijiang
22:30 – Check into the hotel
Day 2 – Monday, February 12
Day 3 – Tuesday, February 13
Day 4 – Wednesday, February 14
Day 5 – Thursday, February 15
Day 6 – Friday, February 16
13:00 – 14:00 Meet up and transfer to the airport; airport check in
15:40 – 19:15 Take our flight from Lijiang back to Shanghai
Included -Ground transportation starting in Lijiang
Not included-Flights to/from Lijiang
Depending on your departure point and schedule.
Shanghai-Lijiang – MU5819
Feb 11 – 17:10-21:25
Or arrive before or by 21:25 if you are coming from another city.
Lijiang-Shanghai – JD5665
Feb 16 – 15:40-19:15
Or depart at or after 21:25 if you are returning to another city.
Included -5 nights – Clean double occupancy rooms are included in the price. These will be booked on a first come first served basis. If you wish to room alone, the single occupancy fee is an extra 960 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 extra single occupancy fee may apply.)
Included -All meals as listed, water
Not Included – Other snacks or meals you may want.
Deposit: 2,000 RMB (included in price)
*Full payment due January 31 . (Registration will be open after this date.)
We do not go cheap on safety… We get the best equipment and the most experienced instructors for our trips.
5-nights accommodation (double occupancy), onsite ground transportation, driver’s allowance, all meals as listed, water, scouting and organizational costs, an English/Chinese speaking guide, a trip of a lifetime, and looots of fun!!!
Does not include:
Flights to and from Lijiang, drinks, insurance, other personal expenses.
Please note that emergency medical insurance is required for this trip. If you do not have emergency medical insurance/a policy that is valid in China please purchase a policy and send us the details. If you need help purchasing insurance please add 60 RMB.
PASSPORT/ID card, camera/gopro, hiking shoes, altitude pills, water bottle, mosquito repellent, energy snacks, sunscreen, toiletries, small daypack, sunglasses, and a change of clothes.
Note: If your passport is in the visa office for processing, please bring the slip of paper given to you by the authorities along with a photocopy of your passport with you on the trip. This paper can be used for domestic travel instead of a passport.
If the traveler decides to cancel, s/he can get refund of the deposit (a small cancellation fee may apply) within 7 days of booking 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.
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 trekking level for this trip?
We will be doing a moderate-strenuous trek. Beginners can do and have done this trek, but it will be challenging.
Is exercise recommended to prepare for the trip?
There will be some strenuous hiking areas in the Tiger Leaping Gorge, so it’s best to prepare with consistent exercise prior to the trip and wear proper hiking boots.
Should I bring altitude pills?
There may be some changes in altitude when we go through the snow mountain on day 5. You can prepare by taking altitude pills two days prior.