Shùnjiāng Horse Treks
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Shùnjiāng Horse Treks information
Shùnjiāng Horse Treks have been offering horse treks to foreign tourists for years (despite slightly ropey English-language skills). On offer is anything from one- to 14-day treks and trips can be tailored to suit you.
One of the most popular treks is a three- or four-day trek to Ice Mountain (雪玉顶; Xuěyùdǐng), a spectacular trip through unspoilt scenery.
Rates are ¥200 to ¥230 per person per day, all-inclusive. The guides take care of everything: you won’t touch a tent pole or a cooking pot unless you want to. The only additional charge is entrance to the different sites and national parks visited on some of the trips, but you’ll be warned of these before you set out.
The majority of travellers seem happy with their services, but we do sometimes receive reports of apathetic guides showing a lack of environmental awareness. For comparison, you may want to also make enquiries with the less-established but well-run Qíqílè Mǎduì , although they are less accustomed to dealing with foreign tourists.