This Tiger Leaping Gorge Hiking tour departs from Lijiang. This 2 days' hiking can be a life-time memory!
At 07:30 am, meet your tour guide & driver at the south gate of Lijiang Old Town, (in Chinese:丽江古城南门) travel to Qiaotou Town. On the way, pause to enjoy a panoramic view of the First Bend of Yangtze River in the distance.
Arrive at Qiaotou Town, and hike about 2.5 hours from the Qiaotou Elementary School, to visit with a traditional Naxi Family in Nuoyu Village for your lunch and an afternoon rest.
In the afternoon, continue hiking about 1.5 hours to the 28 Zigzag Turns Trail. Enjoy a wonderful view of the upper part of Tiger Leaping Gorge from the 28 Turns Trail. After that, hike about 1 hour to Tea & Horse Guesthouse for your overnight accommodations.
Accommodation: Tea & Horse Guesthouse
28 Zigzag Turns Trail
The First Bend of Yangtze River
After breakfast, hike 1 hour to Bendiwan Village and take a relaxing break at the Half-Way Guesthouse. Hike along a small scenic trail to the lovely Guanyin Waterfall, then arrive at Tina’s Hostel by mid-day.
After that, trek from Tina’s Guesthouse down to the Middle Rapids via Teacher Zhang’s Guesthouse. Then you will trek from Thin Strip of Sky (Or:Ray of Sunshine, 一线天）to Walnut Grove Garden. Walk back to Tina’s Guesthouse. At 3:30 pm, travel by bus back to Lijiang or Shangri-la.
Drop you off at the South Gate of Lijiang Old Town (in Chinese:丽江古城南门) or in Shangri-la at Moonshine Square (in Chinese:月光广场). Tour ends.
Passport photocopy is required to book this tour.
Single Room Supplement: CNY150.
No limit on the age, children should be accompanied with parents, in health(no infectious disease).
Observe law and discipline, respect local customs.