Join us for a 2-day excursion as we explore Huangshan and the Hong Village! We begin your adventure by taking the bullet train to Huangshan and returning by plane to maximize your tour experience, staying overnight in the peak to see both the fabulous sunrise and sunset.

Huangshan is famously known for its unusual rock formations, diverse vegetation, particular pines and vast clouds. Additionally, the Huangshan area became the most urban district in the Ancient city of Huizhou and for 800 years has been the lead for Chinese Culture. Lastly, the Hong Village has been recognized and listed by UNESCO in 2000 for being an outstanding traditional village.

Itinerary: 

2 day/1 night Private tour from Shanghai to Huangshan. We will begin by taking the train in the morning to Huangshan and return by flight to Shanghai. Your local guide will take care of all the transportation booking, including all the services from and to your accommodation in Shanghai at the start and end of your tour experience!

Day 1: Shanghai – Mt Huangshan

  • 07:00 pick up from your accommodation in Shanghai
  • Take the 08:42 train and arrive in Huangshan at 13:15 where you will meet your local guide at the arrival hall to take you directly to Mt Huangshan by private transport, approximately an hour journey from the station to the foot of Mt Huangshan.
  • We begin your memorable experience with the Yungu cable car, a stunning journey up the mountain. From there, take a 30-minute walk to the hotel passing the Black Tiger and Dream Flower Pines on the way.
  • Next, we take you on a climb to “Beginning-To-Believe-Peak” and explore the Mushroom Pavilion. Then enjoy the sunset at the “Cloud-Dispelling” Pavilion.
  • Lastly, a mountain delight dinner course will be waiting for you once you return to your hotel. Enjoy a good night’s rest and prepare for the early sunrise excursion!

Day 2: Mt Huangshan – Hong Village – Shanghai

  • Get up at dawn to view the magnificent sunrise; the Refreshing Terrace is a recommended spot along with other recommendations by your local guide for viewing.
  • Following the sunrise, breakfast will be ready. Then on to view more of the Mt Huangshan wonders like the Lion Peak, Dawn Pavilion, Stone Monkey Watching the Sea, and all the incredible pines and aesthetics along the way.
  • Walk to West Sea Grand Canyon, which is known to be the greatest site of Mt Huangshan. Afterwards, enjoy a lunch buffet after the long hike and discover the Hong Village in the late afternoon.
  • Hongcun Village is a charming ancient village with a history of over 800 years. including original Hui style architecture. You will have free time in the Hong Village, a chance to acquire local handcraft and other great souvenirs, as well as enjoy local food for your evening meal.
  • There are also many places in Huangshan known for famous movie filming for films such a “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”. On your trip, you will have the chance to see the bamboo sea and other places you may recognize from such films!
  • Lastly, your local guide will send you to the Huangshan airport for your 22:55 flight back to Shanghai. Once you arrive at the Shanghai airport, your driver will be waiting for you in the arrival hall to return you back to your hotel in Shanghai.

For a group that has more than 4 pax, please contact us for more information.

Inclusions

  • Private English speaking guide
  • Private car service in Huangshan
  • Round trip transfer (one way bullet train ticket Shanghai to Huangshan, one way flight Huangshan to Shanghai)
  • Overnight accommodation at peak (4 star hotel standard comfortable; upgrade hotel request is acceptable with pay extra cost,please see more details in additional info)
  • Entrance fees (Huangshan main administration fee, inner transfer charge, up and down cable car, hong village)
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Room upgrade fee 100 USD per room.
  • Additional info Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants for train and flight ticket reservation
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Please wear comfortable hiking shoes
  • Not recommended for participants with back problems
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
Departure point
The lobby of your centrally located hotel in Shanghai
Departure time
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
1 Pax private shore excursion Private tour. Minimum 1 pax per booking. Private guide and round transfer service, entrance tickets, hotel,Meals as per itinerary are inclusive. From USD  $1065
2 Pax private shore excursion Private tour. Minimum 1 pax per booking. Private guide and round transfer service, entrance tickets, hotel,Meals as per itinerary are inclusive. From USD  $800
3-4 Pax private shore excursion Private tour. Minimum 1 pax per booking. Private guide and round transfer service, entrance tickets, hotel,Meals as per itinerary are inclusive. From USD  $768

For a group that has more than 4 pax, please contact us for more information.