Huangshan Mountain and Zhangjiajie National park 12 days Tour
DAY 1, Arrive in Chongqing
You'll be warmly greeted upon arrival,pik up you at airport, escorted by private car to your hotel. Free at leisure for the rest of the day.
DAY 2, Chongqing
This morning, you visit the Dazhu Stone Carving. In the afternoon you visit Chiqikou Old Street.overnight in chongqing.
DAY 3, Guangzhou-Zhangjiajie
Today,you are escorted to the airport for the flight to Zhangjiajie. Upon arrival, you are picked up to the hotel.overnight in zhangjiajie
DAY 4, Zhangjiajie
Enjoy a full day to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. You will take a cable car up to the Yellow Stone Village and then proceed to visit the Suoxi Valley Nature Reserve. Later, enjoy a leisure hiking trip along the beautiful Golden Whip Stream.
DAY 5, Zhangjiajie
After breakfast at your hotel, ascend the Yuanjiajie Mountain by Bailong Elevator. On the summit platform, you will see the Southern Sky Column - one of the park's quartz-sandstone pillars, 1,080 meters in height, had been officially renamed "Avatar Hallelujah Mountain" in honor of the eponymous film in January 2010. Proceed to visit the Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve. Later, take a cable car down the mountain and go on sightseeing along the dreamlike Fairyland – Ten-mile Natural Gallery (sightseeing train optional).
DAY 6, Zhangjiajie - Shanghai
Morning guide tour to visit the Baofeng Lake including a boat trip on the lake. And then transfer back to the city and explore Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park. Take the world's longest cable car up to the summit of the mountain. Tour the Biyeyaotai Scenic Area, walk along the plank road built along a cliff. Have a bird's eye view of the " Heaven-Linking Avenue " - this winding road was built spiral along the high mountains and has 99 bens, looks awesome beautiful; walk up along the "steps to the heaven" and then go through a huge hole - "the gate of heaven". Transfer to the airport for the evening flight to Shanghai. On arrival, be met and transfer to your hotel.
DAY 7, Shanghai-Suzhou-Shanghai
Today we will explore Suzhou city with start visit the Humble Administrator's Garden, the largest and most renowned garden. It is listed as a World Cultural Heritage site and has also been designated as one of the Cultural Relics of National Importance under the Protection of the State as well as a Special Tourist Attraction of China. Continued tour to visit the Master of the Nets Garden, which is a private Garden with thousands of collected books.After that, take a short boat on the Grand Canal which is also known as the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal. It is the earliest and the longest artificial river in the world that is ten times of the Suez Canal and 22 times of the Panama Canal. Like the Great Wall, the Grand Canal is regarded as one of the two great projects in Chinese ancient time. Today's tour ends at Suzhou No. 1 Silk Factory for the ladies to see the process of how to make silk and free shopping. Drive back to Shanghai in the later afternoon.
DAY 8, Shanghai
This morning visit the Jade Buddha Temple and the Oriental Pearl TV Tower. Then enjoy a wonderful cruise on Huangpu River to see the Bund and the beautiful civic landscape of Shanghai. Later, have a walk in Nanjing Road.
This morning we will pay a visit to Shanghai Museum. In the afternoon, you are escorted to the airport for the flight to Huangshan. Upon arrival, you are met and chauffeured to the Tunxi Old Street to explore the local history, culture and architecture. Later, check in your hotel.
DAY 10, Huangshan-Hongcun-Nanping-Yellow Mountain
Today we will drive about 70 minutes to visit Hongcun Village, a UNESCO World heritage site housing typical South Anhui style architecture. The Oscar-awarded movie Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon was filmed there. Then move to visit another famous movie village Nanping. Enjoy a typical.
Anhui-style lunch at the foot of the Yellow Mountain (Mt. Huangshan), then change the shuttle bus to the Yungu Cable Car station (about 30 minutes). It will take us 10 minutes to ascend the top of the mountain by the cable car. Sitting in the cabin of the cable car, we will be able to see the breathtaking views of the Yellow Mountain, including the Beginning-to -believe Peak, the Black Tiger pine tree, the Writing-brush Peak and so on. Stay overnight on top of the mountain.
DAY 11, Huangshan-Hangzhou
This morning we will get up early to watch the sunrise if the weather permits. After breakfast, continue to explore the West Sea Scenic Area (West Sea Grand Canyon) that includes a visit to the Cloud Dispelling Pavilion, the Rock Flying From Afar and so on. Take the Yungu Cable Car down the mountain. Later, take the big bus (3.5 hours) to Hangzhou. Upon arrival, you are picked up to your hotel.
DAY 12, Hangzhou
Today city tour to visit the West Lake. It is the symbol of Hangzhou. And the islets and temples, pavilions and gardens, causeways and arched bridges of this jade-like lake have constituted the supreme example of lakeside beauty in China. You will take a short boat on the lake. Followed by a visit to the Lingyin Temple and Feilai Peak. Lingyin Temple is one of the most prestigious Buddhist monasteries in China, while the Feilai Peak stands by Lingyin Temple with a collection of more than 470 Buddhist carvings dating back to 1,000 years ago. After sightseeing, transfer to the airport for your onward flight,end the tour.