High Gorge Pinghu
September 6-11, 2019
Day 1 (9.6): Hangzhou-Yichang
Enjoy breakfast before going to Hangzhou Airport, and take the flight to Yichang, then go to Shennongjia by bus (about 3.5 h). Visit Shennong Altar Scenic Spot, finish your day with dinner before checking in your hotel.
The whole Shennong Altar Scenic Spot is divided into Main Sacrificial Area, Ancient Botanical Garden, Ancient Fir, etc. The main building of the Sacrificial Area is a giant ox head statue; There are hundreds of rare plants in the ancient Botanical Garden, such as maple of the blood color, Chinese dove tree, Chinese tulip tree...At the same time, we can see the millennium ancient tree -- the Keteleeria davidiana, which is more than 1250 years old.
Day 2 (9.7): Shennongjia
After breakfast, an English-guided tour to Shennongjia Nature Reserve. You can enjoy the fresh air in the forest. Visiting wild animals, hiking the primeval forest of Golden Monkey Ridge, overlooking the first peak in Central China, and exploring the mysteries of the Floor Rock.
After lunch, take a shuttle bus to Dajiuhu Scenic Area. Dajiuhu is known as "alpine basin" and "natural grassland". Beautiful natural scenery, there are paintings like the scenery, poetry like sentiment. Take the small red and black and yellow train in the scenic spot at lake No. 4, shuttle between the blue sky, white cloud, lake water and wetland, mainly visit the scenic spots such as subalpine grassland, shallow water lake, water hole, natural wildlife zoo, etc..
Day 3 (9.8): Shennongjia-Yichang
An English-guided tour to Guanmenshan Scenic Area, it is an area that combing ecology, flora and fauna, culture and scientific research. Later, head to the Tianshengqiao Scenic Spot, it has natural stone bridge, Yintan, Lao Jun, Ting Tao, clear mountain stream, Ba people's thatched cottage. Enjoy the ancient drama, taste authentic corn wine, together constitute an idyllic picture scroll. After lunch, go back to Yichang by bus.
Day 4 (9.9): Yichang
Enjoy breakfast before going to Three Gorges Dam area. On [185 platform], we could feel the grandeur of the dam. Then take a boat tour to the most primitive part of The Yangtze Three Gorges-- Xiling Gorge, Dengying Gorge, Maogong Mountain and other sceneries. Disembark at No.9 wharf of Yichang City, then go back to the hotel for rest after the farewell dinner.
Day 5 (9.10): Yichang-Shanghai
After breakfast, go to Yichang Airport, and fly to Shanghai and have a free shopping in the afternoon in Shanghai.
Day 6 (9.11): Shanghai
One day tour in Shanghai: Yuyuan Garden, Old Shanghai Street, Chenghuang Temple, Jade Buddha Temple, Tianzifang, and The Bund.
Day 7 (9.12): Airport drop off