China has many great mountains with stunning scenery. If you ever come to Xian and want to have an adventure, Huashan Mountain will be your best choice. Numerous visitors attest that the mountain is definitely worth a visit. On this tour, you will take high speed train to Huashan from Xian in the morning and get back to Xian at night. You will also experience the metro in Xian just like locals. Standing at the foot of the towering mountain, you may easily feel humble and small. When you finally get to the summit, you will be amazed by the spectacular scenery and glad that you take this tour. Pick this tour to do something different and remember this city in a special way.
. Embark on an exciting adventure to the most precipitous mountain in the world – Mount Hua – traveling between Xi’an and Huashan by high-speed rail.
. Challenge yourself with a full day of hiking the thrilling trails on Mount Hua.
. Discover one of the most sacred sites in China: the unique sculptures and temples of the Huashan region, visited by Taoist pilgrims since the 2nd century.
AM: In the morning, our English-speaking guide will meet you at your downtown hotel and escort you to Xian North Railway Station by metro and take a bullet train to Mt. Huashan. Upon arrival in Huashan Railway Station, you will take a taxi to get to the foot of Mt. Huashan. (Kind Notice: this tour does not include the admission ticket of Mt. Huashan and the fee for cable cars. Please pay in cash on spot. For your reference, the admission fee of Mt. Huashan is CNY180 per person from March to November and CNY100 per person from December to February; North Peak cable car costs CNY80 per person for one way and CNY150 per person for round way from March to November, and CNY45 per person for one way and CNY80 per person for round way from December to February.)
Mt. Huashan is the highest among China’s five sacred mountains and it is famous for its sheer cliffs and plunging ravines. It has five peaks that resemble the petals of a flower. The North Peak is the lowest of the five peaks and it is the starting point. You can take the cable car to get to the North Peak. On the top of the mountain, there are several spots, such as Taoist temples, sculptures and engravings. You will enjoy yourself very much on the peak.
Noon: We suggest you prepare some food for the whole climbing, there is no restaurant on the mountain top.
PM: Enjoy your free time. At about 17:00, the guide will accompany you to Huashan Railway Station and you will take the high speed train back to Xian. At last, take the metro back to your hotel and have a good rest.
- Second class high speed train between Xian and Huashan
- Excellent English-speaking tour guide
- This tour is only for you and your party. No other travelers will join in your group
- Admission ticket of Mt. Huashan and the fee for cable cars
- Cost for metro, taxi, or bus in Xi’an and Huashan
- Personal expense
- Gratuities (recommended)