5 days Jiuhuashan, Huangshan and Taiping Lake Tour

Tour Route: Hefei, Huangshan

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Daily
Private Tour
Day 1 Arrive In Hefei

Arrive in Hefei by air or by train. Hefei City, situated in the central part of Anhui Province, is the capital of Anhui Province. With a history of 2,200 years, covering an area of 596 square kilometers and having a population of over 2 million. Hefei is one of the first garden cities in China and also one of the China’s outstanding tourist cities. The major attractions include the Anhui Provincial Museum, the Temple and Tomb of Bao Zheng, the Former Residence of Li Hongzhang, Museum of Anhui Celebrities etc.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Day 2 Mount Jiuhua

After breakfast, proceed southwards to Mount Jiuhua by private car/van (200 kilometers) via the Tongling Highway. Visit the scenic spots in Mount Jiuhua such as the Heaven Terrace, the Longevity Palace, and the Mortal Body Palace in the afternoon. enjoy the performance of Buddhist ceremonies in the temples like Zhiyuan Temple.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 Huangshan

After breakfast, car/van ride to the Taiping Lake (choice available on a brief stay for touring the Lake).the Taiping Lake is the largest man-made lake in Anhui Province, surrounded by mountains with beautiful scenery, which is 80 kilometers long with a water area of 88 square kilometers and 10 meters deep on average, and also abounds in aquatic products free from pollution. After lunch take the Taiping Cableway to Mount Huangshan, the most famous mountain in China and also one of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage sites. Enjoy the scenic spots such as the Cloud-dispelling Pavilion, West Sea Grand Canyon, Rock Flying From Afar and Bright Summit (1,860 meters above sea level).  Stay at West Sea Hotel for night.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4 Huangshan

In the morning tour Lion Peak, Refreshing Terrace and Beginning-to-believe Peak in the North Sea Scenic Area, and then come down from the peak area by Yungu cableway (The more energetic can go to visit Lotus Flower Peak and Heavenly Capital Peak in the front mountain and then come down by Yuping cableway). In the afternoon, take car/van for Yixian County (50 kilometers) and tour the World Cultural Heritage Site – the ancient villages in Xidi and Hongcun Villages. Take a car/van ride to Tunxi District, where the government of Huangshan City is located ( 55 kilometers) and stay at Tunxi fore night

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5 Depart from Huangshan

After Breakfast, tour the ancient Tunxi Street and buy some souvenir there. To enjoy Hui cuisine and famous brands of tea is a must, visiting Hu Kaiwen Inkstick Factory and Huashan Mysterious Cavern can be a choice for you. Then pick up and leave for Shanghai by air or Hangzhou by highway (over 200 kms, about 2.5 hours).

Meals: Breakfast
Travel Period 2-5 travelers 6-9 travelers
Dec.1- Feb.28
Mar.1- Nov.30

1. The price is based on stay in China four star hotels. If you want to deduct, upgrade or downgrade the hotel, please indicate this while sending the inquiry.
2. You will enjoy more discounts if there is more people join the tour.
3. Prices may vary according to your travel time and are higher in the high season, e.g. Qingming Festival Holiday (Apr. 4 - 6, 2020 ), Labor's Day Holiday (May 1 - 3, 2020) ,Dragon Boat Festival Holiday (Jun. 25 - 27, 2020) and National Day Holiday (Oct 1- Oct 8, 2020).

1.All arrangements and first admission/entrance fees of scenic spots specified in the itinerary.
2.Buffet breakfast, Chinese lunch or dinner as listed in the itinerary.
3.Well-equipped commercial vehicle with excellent private guide and driver accompanied on your tour between airports, train stations, scenic spots and hotels
4.Travel Agency’s Liability Insurance with your tour inside China.
5.Chinese government taxes and the city construction fees on your travel tour.
6.Accommodation fee: Designated Four-star Hotels with daily breakfast

1.Optional tour & Insurance
2.International flights (the flight from your country to China and from China back to your home)
3.Gratuities to service staffs (please refer to Travel Information)
4.Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, etc

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It is flexible to change the duration, attractions, starting and ending cities according to your interests. Also the tour can be extended or shorten as your preference, just let your trip consultant know.
All of the tour packages exclude the international airfares. We suggest you can book it one your own. You can compare the price between OTAs (Expedia, Priceline, Sky scanner...) and the airlines. When you have a confirmed date, set alarm and compare it always.
As the China Visa, we cannot apply for you as we are an China inbound travel company. However, we can send you our invitation letter with our company's official seal to you after you booked the tour from us, which could assist you to get China Visa from China embassy easily. Usually, we suggest you to apply the visa about one month or one month and a half before your travel date.
For the breakfast, it is offered by the hotel you stay, usually Chinese and Western buffet breakfast. As for the lunch, we offer 80RMB per person for a standard Chinese meal at a nice tourist restaurant. If you want to order other kind of meals, such as vegetarian, Muslim meals, Indian Meals, please let your trip consultant know. Dinner usually will be left for you to choose the food you prefer. Our guide will help you to balance each meal such as your taboo, your preference and avoid repeated food. You have to pay for the extra cost if you want to take better or more. The meals on Yangtze Cruise are fixed Chinese and Western Buffet.
All the hotels can be replaced by your favorite ones or you can book your own hotels. And the hotel room we offered here usually is standard with twin beds. If you want to have king-size bed room or suite, please let your trip advisor know. Besides, all the accommodation are quoted on two persons sharing one room. The room supplement must be paid if you want to have a single room.
* Most hotels we offered in our tour package have WIFI in the lobby, and some of which have WIFI in hotel rooms. If you need the WIFI in your room, please make sure with your trip advisor.
We have non-shopping private tour and tour with carefully selected shops. For tour with shops, the price will be lower, and you will enter one or two shops in every tourist city. The shops could be jade, silk, pearl, Chinese tea etc., all of which have strong China's character and is worthy to buy. Each shop will take you around 45 minutes. We promise there is no compulsory consumption at all. You get the situation in your hands.
* Department stores, supermarkets, boutiques, hotel and restaurants in most cities of China do accept the credit card with the sigh of MasterCard, VISA and JCB. However, it does generate commission charge. Please check the regulations with your bank manager.
All domestic flight we offered is the economic class, which you can carry one hand-on luggage no more than 5 kg for free. The total of free registered luggage is no more than 20kg. Excess luggage will charge you some extra fees, be aware of that. The free registered luggage allowance in China domestic train is 20kg.
The insurance provided by us is called Travel Agencies' Liability Insurance, which covers accidents occurring during the activities arranged by travel agency. It does not cover mishaps or physical problems occurring outside the guided tour period or caused by clients themsevles, so we highly suggest you purchase the full coverage travel insurance from your country of origin.
For group of 1-4 passengers, recommend US$ 4-8 per tourist per day for guide, and US$ 2-5 per tourist per day for guide; for group of 5 and above, recommend US$ 2-5 per tourist per day for guide, and US$2-4 per tourist per day for driver. Besides, we highly recommend you to tip every day to encourage better service from them in the next coming days. However, if you have genuine reason not to tip, don't.
Usually, the deposit of tour package accounts for 30% of the total quotation, and the balance should be paid 30 days before your tour date. Payment methods we accept include Bank Transfer and PayPal, Credit Card and so on. More details you can check the Payment Guide page. Moreover, Children who are less than 12 y/o have their own discounts, please contact with your trip advisor.

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