Anhui, a program between Earth and Heaven!
Named “the first extraordinary mountain”, this holy land of Taoism protects many remains. It will be nice for you to lose your mind.
This is a proposal for a stay. This circuit of 4 days can be modified according to your desires, your budget and your availabilities. We invite you to consult the other circuits present on the site for a possible extension of your stay. Please contact us for further information.
Daily program: Mount Huangshan and Anhui villages (4 days)
Day 1: Shanghai - Tunxi - Huangshan
Morning train from Shanghai / Suzhou or Hangzhou to Tunxi City, located at the foot of Mount Huangshan in Anhui Province. Reception of your guide and driver. departure by car to Huangshan (Yellow Mountains), 1h15 drive. These mountains are known throughout China as a frequent source of inspiration for traditional Chinese painting and beautiful literature from granite peaks, tormented forms of conifers and clouds that generally surround the massif. Ascent of Huangshan by cable car (included in the rate), view of Shixin Peak. Visit Paiyun Pavilion, flying stone and Guangming summit.
Overnight at Xihai Hotel (North Wing 3 *).
Day 2: Huangshan - Jade Valley - Hongcun (B)
Morning rise to admire the sunrise over the peaks of the Yellow Mountains. Continuation of the hikes during the day. Back down the mountain by cable car (or on foot, reduction 160RMB / pers) then continue to the Yixian region through the Jade Valley, also called the valley of love, dotted with pools of crystal clear water . Road to Hongcun.
Overnight at Huqinglou Guesthouse 3 * (or higher than Pig’s Heaven Inn).
Day 3: Nanping - Hongcun (B)
Today visit the village of Nanping where different films have been shot. They offer splendid rural landscapes, dotted with green tea hills and beautiful villages, with magnificent examples of Ming and Qing architecture and UNESCO World Heritage. Continue to the villages of Mukeng. Walk in the possible bamboo forest to the village of Mukeng (or otherwise by vehicle), then return to Hongcun.
Overnight at Huqinglou Guesthouse 3 *
Day 4: Hongcun - Tunxi - Shanghai or Suzhou (B)
In the morning continue the visits of the villages passing by Guanlou and Xidi, then return to Tunxi in the afternoon. Discovery of the ancient city of Tunxi and its ink factory, one of the most famous in China. Walk in the old street where are the antique shops. Transfer to the train station for your evening train.
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