Huashan Mountain is one of the favorite trekking destinations among Chinese people, and now it also increasingly attracts plenty of international tourists. This 2 days Mt. Huashan tour is designed for trekking lovers who simply can’t resist the call to climb a mountain. You will travel to the mountain by high speed train from Xian, enjoy stunning scenery on the mountain top, breathe refreshing air, meet new friends on the way, learn something about Chinese Taoism, and chat with your kind English-speaking tour guide. Please wear comfortable walking shoes and bring hat to protect yourself from the heat. Pick this tour to have an immersive experience. You can make it!
Yuquan Palace, Mt. Huashan
Private tour guide + Round-way high-speed train + Entrance fee + Hotel on mountain top
Meet your guide at your Xian hotel lobby at 13:00 and then take bus/taxi/metro to Xian North Railway Station to catch the fast train to Mt. Huanshan.
Get off the train at Huashan Bei Station and take taxi to Mt. Huashan Scenic Area. You will visit Yuquan Palace first at the foot of Mt Huashan. The palace is a garden-like Taoist temple. Then at about 18:00, start climbing from the foot of North Peak. The whole climbing will last 4-5 hours. Please be careful and follow your guide’s advice while climbing. When you reach the summit, check into the hotel and enjoy your free time.
Accommodation: Hotel on mountain top
Day 2 Mt. Huashan-Xian
Attractions: Mt. Huashan
Get up in the early morning to see sunrise and sea of clouds. Take some walk on the mountain to enjoy the natural beauty and take some photos. Then at about 11:00 am, take the North Peak cable car down to the foot of North Peak and take the shuttle bus to the exit. Hop on the fast train back to Xian and then take bus/taxi/metro to your hotel with the guide.
For this tour we recommend you book hotel near Bell Tower or on the route of Xian Metro Line 2.
We would like to suggest you to prepare some food and water for the whole climbing. This tour does not include any meal. Water on mountain top is quite expensive, five times the normal price.
The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.
Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.