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Lijiang Private Tour to Tiger Leaping Gorge / One Day

Lijiang Private Tour to Tiger Leaping Gorge / One Day

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 1 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 10 people
Destination(s): China  
Specialty Categories: Ecotourism   Cultural Journey  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 59 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 187 US Dollar (USD)

Lijiang ( Meals: -/L/- )

Depart from your hotel after breakfast. To be transferred outside city to visit Tiger Leaping Gorge. Extending for 18 kilometers from the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain of Lijiang to Haba Snow Mountain of Zhongdian, Tiger Leaping Gorge (Hutiaoxia in Chinse), with a drop of 3,000 meters, is believed to be one of the deepest canyons in the world. The torrential Jinsha River, roaring and crashing over grotesque shaped rocks, produces a thrilling and stirring sight here. According to local legend, the gorge acquired its name because, at its narrowest point (90 feet), a tiger once leaped over the swirling waters.

Then keep driving about 70 kilometers (44 miles) from Lijiang city, arrive at the ancient town named Stone Drum Town. It is here, the Yangtze River to make a sudden V-shaped bend and flow to the northeast. This extraordinary turn, nearly 180-degrees, creates beautiful and marvelous views that startle the imagination. This bend is called the First Bend of the Yangtze River. It has been of strategic importance since ancient times. Many famous historical events happened here. Then be transferred back to your hotel.

This trip price includes:

-All meals as specified in the itinerary.
-Transfers among sightseeing scenic spots & hotels as specified in the itinerary by private car or coach with driver & English speaking guide.
-Entrance fees for sightseeing as outlined in the itinerary with English speaking guide
-Arrangements for the planning, handling, operational and communication charges.

The trip price does not include:

-Hotels accommodations and breakfast.
-Any meals which are not included in the " The trip price includes".
-Domestic flights, trains or buses, international air and train tickets for coming & leaving mainland China.
-Travel insurance in mainland China during the above travel period.
-Excess baggage charges.
-Personal expenses: the items of a purely personal nature such as drinks, laundry, tips to guides or drivers, FAX, telephone, excess baggage charges, or sightseeing or meals which are not included in the day to day itinerary.
-Insurance coverage of personal loss, illness or damages incurred during your trip.
-Gratuities, tips to guides and drivers.
-Visa fees.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

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