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3-Day Mt. Huangshan and Hongcun Ancient Village Tour

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
3-Day Mt. Huangshan and Hongcun Ancient Village Tour
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This 3-day tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) and the 800-year-old Hongcun ancient village includes two nights of accommodations at your choice of a 4-star or 5-star hotel and all transportation needs. Ride Yungu cable car up Mt. Huangshan, and then go on a hike based upon your fitness level. See Xihai Grand Canyon and Black Tiger Pine along the way. End your tour with a visit to Hongcun ancient village and Tunxi Old Street in Huangshan City.
What to Expect
Day 1 — Arrival in Huangshan City
As your flight lands at Huangshan airport, your personal tour guide will wait for you at the airport arrival hall, and transfer you by private car to your hotel.

Hotel Options: 4-star Huangshan International Hotel or 5-star Crowne Plaza Huangshan Yucheng

Day 2 — The Yellow Mountains Tour (B, L)
After breakfast at your hotel, you'll be picked up by your guide and car, and drive for about one hour before you reach the foot of the Yellow Mountains.

Ride Yungu cable car up the mountain, check in at hotel and start today’s hiking and sightseeing. Have lunch at your hotel. Your tour guide will flexibly customize the route for you based on your situation and fitness level. Top spots on the mountain to see inlcude West Sea Grand Canyon and Black Tiger Pine. Watch the sunset if weather permits.

Hotel Options (on the mountain): 4-star Beihai Hotel (good location to start your early hike) or 5-star Xihai Hotel (one of the best hotels on the mountain)

Day 3 — Hongcun Ancient Village and Tunxi Ancient Street Tour (B, L)
Get up early for the sunrise at Refreshing Terrace. After breakfast at hotel, continue hiking on the mountain, including Lion Peak, Dawn Pavilion and all shapes of pines along the way. Your discovery of the Yellow Mountains wraps up with a cable car ride down the mountain.

Have an authentic Hui-style lunch at a local restaurant, and visit Hongcun ancient village with a history of 800 years. Its traditional Hui-style residence houses are kept intact along its winding waterways.

Back to Huangshan City to have a leisurely walk among the old buildings, shops, and stands of Tunxi Old Street. Transfer to the airport/train station/bus station for departure.
Reviews (51)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Visit to Huangshan and Hongcun Village

My family of 5 had Alvin as our guide for the trip up Huangshan in early Sep. The weather was beautiful. There was no rain which was good although we missed seeing the mist. The hiking was not that difficult because the tracks are well...More

Thank tklim2015
Jun W, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there Thanks for visiting with us to Huangshan. We're glad that you had beautiful weather, and that Alvin was able to make your time there an enjoyable one for you and your family. We do hope that you can make more trips with us...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018
A very special place

We had heard of this place, but seeing it in person is incredible. The views that can be seen are unique, as is the view of the sunrise. On the top the paths are well managed and, despite the large amount of people, we managed...More

Thank Luca G
Jun W, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Luca G Huangshan is indeed an incredible place and great that you made it one of your stops during your time in China. Having Alvin who knows the area well is an added bonus to assist and give you insight along the way. Thanks...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile
Majestic mountains

My daughter and I took this trip late July to huangshan, I booked the tour with China hilights and we were met with the best tour guide ever. Libby was professional, friendly, knowledgeable and incredibly helpful with all the details with the rest of our...More

Thank ester l
Jun W, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi there You are so right that this trip to visit Huangshan is a must for anyone! Indeed a majestic and we could say a mystical experience too for any visitors. So glad that you made this one of your stops in late July. Thanks...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Yellow Mountains Beauty!

Our China Highlights experience went very smoothly. April was our tour guide and she allowed us to experience Huangshan in a very comfortable, informative way. She helped with the hotel, money transfer, and flying out of the airport afterwards. We are very thankful to have...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2018
Customised to a 5 day tour - Yellow Mountains and Ancient Villages

We really enjoyed our 5 day tour with China Highlights, hosted by Jack Fan. As westerners, with a five year old daughter, who turned six on our trip, and a four month old son we were completely dependent upon Jack as our guide. We're pleased...More

Thank Simlbarta
Jun W, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi there Thanks for taking the time to write. We're glad that you enjoyed your time in the Yellow Mountains and Ancient Village. What a wonderful experience for your daughter to celebrate her birthday there. Definitely beautiful memories to take back home to share with...More

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