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$125 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private daily tour- Hongcun Village &Nanping Village &Mukeng Bamboo Forest Tour

Highlights • See the scenery from the Oscar-winning film “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” • Exploring the Song Dynasty Huizhou architecture in Hongcun and Nanping Village • Enjoy plenty of photo opportunities along the way • Relax with the convenience of an English-speaking tour guide and a driver Itinerary:08:30  You will be met by your tour guide and driver in the hotel lobby08:30-09:30  Drive to the Nanping Village which is the film site of “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”09:30-11:30  Sightseeing the Nanping Village11:30-12:30  Lunch in the village (Optional:Lunch not included in tour price)12:30-13:00  Drive to Hongcun Village which is the film site of “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”13:00-15:00  Sightseeing Hongcun Village15:00-15:20  Drive to MuKeng Bamboo Forest which is the film site of “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”15:20-17:20  Sightseeing Mukeng Bamboo Forest17:20-18:30  Drive back to your Hotel or drive to Tunxi Ancient Street for sightseeing

$425 Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Sightseeing of Huangshan and Hongcun Village

Day 1 – Mount Huangshan and Hongcun Village (L) Meet your guide at your hotel in Huangshan city center and transfer to Mt. Huangshan, also called Yellow Mountain. Once you arrive at Huangshan Mountain, you will take a shuttle bus to the Yungu Cable Car, which takes about 30 minutes. From here you will take the cable car up 10 minutes and start enjoying the breath-taking views of the Yellow Mountain such as the Beginning-to-Believe Peak, the Black Tiger Pine Tree, the Writing-Brush Peak and Lion Peak, and so on. You will have lunch at the top of the Yellow Mountain before visiting the Xihai Scenic Area. Then you will take the Yungu Cable Car down. After that, you will drive for about 70 minutes to visit Hongcun Village, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its traditional Southern Anhui-style architecture. This evening, you’ll stay overnight at this Hongcun Village. If you want to book the hotel by yourself, please make sure the hotel should be in the Hongcun village. Meal: Lunch Accommodation: Guest House at Hongcun Village (if you choose the hotel option) Day 2 – Local market and Cooking Class (L) During the morning, you’ll visit the local market before having breakfast (included if you selected the hotel option). After breakfast, you’ll have a cooking class in Hongcun where you’ll be taught how to make two local dishes by a local chef. Make sure you’re paying attention, so that you can make them for your family and friends when you get back home. In the afternoon we will take you back to your hotel in Huangshan city. Meal: Lunch from the cooking class Accommodation: on your own

$101.34 Cultural & Theme Tours

One Day Private Hongcun and Xidi Village Sightseeing Tour

Our Huangshan private tour guide will holding the board with "Huangshan Private Tour" meet you at the lobby of hotel and escort you to start the One day private Hongcun and Xidi village sightseeing tour.Firstly, drive to Hongcun Village. You can enjoy the ancient Hui Style architecture, one type of traditional Chinese architecture and the breathtaking landscape. Hongcun is a wonderful place to visit, originated during Song Dynasty (960-1276), praised as the most beautiful village in China. It is famous as the ancient village in the Chinese painting. Quite different from other traditional ancient villages in China, the layout, landscape, architectural form, decoration, and construction techniques all retain the original features Hongcun.Have lunch at the local restaurant.After lunch and a short rest drive to the nearby destination Xidi Village, Xidi Village is only about 10km from Hongcun and located 40km (25 miles) away from Huangshan Mountain. Xidi Village was listed along with Hongcun Village as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in the year 2000. These two ancient villages are the most representative local-style residences in southern Anhui Province. With a history of over 900 years, Xidi Village is peaceful with a hidden charm to be discovered like in a fairy tale.Upon arrival, you can see its well-spaced houses with white walls, elegant decorations and black tiles are surrounded by mountains, which makes Xidi an ideal place for paint from life. It's said that, Xidi is a magnificent villager of imperial officers. Currently, there are still 124 well-preserved ancient dwelling with unique style in the village.Then drive you back to the tunxi down town and visit the Tunxi Old Street. Similar to the Qingming Scroll which presents the lively local life, here in Tunxi Ancient Street, colorful bazaars of local features are displayed in front of your eyes. It is also listed as one of China's Top Ten Historical and Cultural Streets. In this street, shoppers will enjoy the oldest stores in Huangshan City, some of which have been doing business for centuries. You can buy some beautiful keepsake here, or find the local cuisine in this street by your own.Lastly, your tour guide and driver will escort you to catch your flight/train to next destination. Our service end.

$1029 Multi-day & Extended Tours

5-Day Private Tour to Shanghai and Huangshan with Accommodation

Day 1: Arrival in Shanghai Your guide will greet you and  take you to the hotel. Accommodation: Hyatt on The Bund, Shanghai (5 star) or Pullman Shanghai Jingan Hotel (5 star) Day 2: Shanghai (B)Visit the Shanghai Museum. Later you would take a walk at The Bund and Nanjing Road. Afterwards, visit Yuyuan Garden where you can marvel at the peaceful view of the garden and have the most local experience by strolling around the nearby Yuyuan Market, and then drive to New Spot (XinTianDi) where you can either arrpeciate the old style buildings of shanghai like it’s in 1920s or enjoy the modern insides of these buildings.Accommodation: Hyatt on The Bund, Shanghai (5 star) or Pullman Shanghai Jingan Hotel (5 star) Day 3: Shanghai - Huangshan (B)Transfer to the railway station to catch the high speed train heading to Huangshan. Upon arrival, the local guide will pick you up and take you to the hotel. If time permits, head for the Tunxi Ancient Street. Accommodation: Crown Plaza Huangshan Yucheng (5 Star) or Huangshan International Hotel (4 Star) Day 4: Huangshan (B, L, D)Head for the Huangshan Mountain, cable car is arranged to take you uphill. You will drop by multiple sites such as the lofty Brush Pen Peak, the towering Begin-to-Believe Peak, the majestic Lion Peak, and the Xihai Grand Canyon. Huangshan Mountain is famous for its beautiful landscape, granite peaks, seas of clouds, and special pine trees shaped like the gestures of receiving or seeing off guests that you will witness while hiking. Stay at the summit of the mountain. Accommodation: Xihai Hotel, Huangshan (5 Star) or Beihai Hotel, Huangshan (4 Star) Day 5: Huangshan- Yi County and departure (B, L)Get up in the early morning and catch the spectacular sunrise scene if the weather is fine. Enjoy some free time and then travel downhill by cable car and drive to Yi County. The place's most exciting highlight would be Hongcun, dubbed as "a village in a Chinese Painting", one of the locations served as backdrop in "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon". Your tour concludes with transfer to Huangshan airport for your departing flight.