Note: the rooms are very limited, please sign up at least 2 weeks in advance!

*THE HIGHLIGHTS*

* Stay in a luxury botique hotel with a swimming pool!

*Enjoy delicious seafood buffet dinner at Intercontinental hotel(5 star)!

* Explore 1000 islands in so many ways: biking and hiking!

* Stay in a non-touristy part of Qiandao lakeside to avoid crowds of tourists!

* Fun optional activities: hot air balloon, ATV cars!

* Enjoy the pristine nature and meet new friends

Destination:

Qiandao lake is a huge reservoir covering anarea of 580 square kilometers on the upper reaches of Xin’an Riverr, 160km from Hangzhou and Huangshan Moutain. It is an artificial lake formed as a result of being a reservoir for constructing Xin’an River Water Power Plant in 1959.

There are over 1,000 large islands in the lake and a few thousand smaller ones. No wonder, then, that the Chinese name «Qiandao Hu» translates as one thousand island lake.

PRICE: 1499 rmb/person
Early bird: 1399 rmb/person! (book before July 14!)

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION  Shanghai People’s Square
DEPARTURE TIME  19:00
RETURN TIME  19:30
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
INCLUDED
private bus, meals as per itinerary bonfire,
English speaking trip leader

accommodation for 2 nights (double occupancy)

NOT INCLUDED
single room – 450 rmb, cycling fee, optional activities

PLEASE NOTE: if you sign up for the trip alone, we can try but cannot guarantee to find another participant to share room with, please be ready to add extra 450 rmb for a single room. You can check availability with us before booking. Thank you for understanding.

Deposit for this trip: 500 rmb

Additional information

DatesAug 3 – 5
Duration3 days
1

Day 1

19:00 Meet at Zhongshan park
00:00 Arrive and check-in, have a good rest

2

Day 2

7:30-10:00 Western and Chinese buffet breakfast

10:30 Drive to the starting point

11:00 A short hike to the viewpoint, see a spectacular view of 1000 islands from the top!

13:00 Lunch at a lakeside restaurant with a nice view

14:00 Drive back to our hotel

14:30 Free time to relax at the swimming pool and get ready for the feast

17:30 Drive to Intercontinental hotel for dinner

18:00-20:00 Seafood buffet dinner at Intercontinental hotel!

You can order cocktails at their bar after dinner

3

Day 3

07:00 Optional activities: hot air balloon and ATV cars!

7:30-10:00 Western and Chinese buffet breakfast

10:00 Relaxing morning: chill by the pool.

Optional: cycling!

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Go back to Shanghai

20:00 Arrive to Shanghai, People’s square*

*Delays are possible due to the traffic