Classic 2-Day Tiger Leaping Gorge Hiking Group Tour from Lijiang

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Tiger Leaping Gorge is situated between Lijiang and Shangri-La. It’s about 80km from downtown Lijiang and 100km from Shangri-La. Regarded as the deepest and most beautiful canyon in China, it’s known for its steep. There is one of the 10 classic hiking routes in the world. The mighty Jinsha River flows in the gorge and divides it into 2 parts: the west part belongs to Shangri-La and the east part belongs to Lijiang.
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Tiger Leaping Gorge is situated between Lijiang and Shangri-La. It’s about 80km from downtown Lijiang and 100km from Shangri-La. Regarded as the deepest and most beautiful canyon in China, it’s known for its steep. There is one of the 10 classic hiking routes in the world. The mighty Jinsha River flows in the gorge and divides it into 2 parts: the west part belongs to Shangri-La and the east part belongs to Lijiang.
This is a classic 2-day hiking route starts at the upper section and then ends at the middle section of the gorge. The scenery here is really amazing. You could completely enjoy it during your hiking.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary

Day 1: Lijiang - Qiaotou Town - Tea & Horse Hostel

Stop At: Tiger Leaping Gorge (Hutiao Xia), 100 km NW of Lijiang Hutiaoxia Town, Shangri-La County 674402 China
Day 1: Lijiang - Qiaotou - Tea & Horse Guesthouse
Meal: Not included
Accommodation: Tea & Horse Hostel
Meet your tour guide at the South Gate of LiJiang Ancient Town at 7:15AM. Take our bus to Qiaotou Town (Tiger Leaping Gorge Town). It takes about 1.5 hours. On the way, you will have a 10-20 minuets’ stop for you to have a panoramic view of the First Bend of the Yangtze River at a distance.
Upon your arrive at the town, hike about 2.5 hours to a local Naxi Family near the gorge and have your lunch there. Please note that lunch is not included in our price. Naxi is an ethnic minority mainly living in Yunnan Province. You will...
Itinerary

Day 1: Lijiang - Qiaotou Town - Tea & Horse Hostel

Stop At: Tiger Leaping Gorge (Hutiao Xia), 100 km NW of Lijiang Hutiaoxia Town, Shangri-La County 674402 China
Day 1: Lijiang - Qiaotou - Tea & Horse Guesthouse
Meal: Not included
Accommodation: Tea & Horse Hostel
Meet your tour guide at the South Gate of LiJiang Ancient Town at 7:15AM. Take our bus to Qiaotou Town (Tiger Leaping Gorge Town). It takes about 1.5 hours. On the way, you will have a 10-20 minuets’ stop for you to have a panoramic view of the First Bend of the Yangtze River at a distance.
Upon your arrive at the town, hike about 2.5 hours to a local Naxi Family near the gorge and have your lunch there. Please note that lunch is not included in our price. Naxi is an ethnic minority mainly living in Yunnan Province. You will learn something about them from our tour guide.
After a short break, move on to the Twenty-Eight Zigzag Turns. During the hiking, you can a wonderful view of the upper section of the gorge there. About 3 hours later, you will arrive at Tea & Horse Guesthouse where you will spend your night. Have a good rest for second day.
Please note: All the rooms are standard. If you would like to have a single room, please informa us in advance and pay the single room supplement (about 150yuan) to the guide.
Duration: 12 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight at Tea & Horse Guesthouse.
The facilities are not as good as that in the downtown.

Day 2: Tea & Horse Hostel - Half Way Hostel - Tina's

Stop At: Tiger Leaping Gorge (Hutiao Xia), 100 km NW of Lijiang Hutiaoxia Town, Shangri-La County 674402 China
Day 2: Tea & Horse Hostel - Half Way Hostel - Tina's
Meal: Not included
Accommodation: Arranged by yourself
After breakfast, hike about 1.5 hours to Bendi Village and take a break at Half-Way Guesthouse. There is a large balcony for you have an amazing view of the snow mountain at a distance. Every year, thousands of travelers come here. You can take some pictures on the balcony.
Then, hike along a trail to Tina’s (a guesthouse). On the way, you will find some small waterfalls on the cliffs.
Your next stop will be Walnut Garden. Later, hike back to Tina’s House and take a bus to downtown Lijiang.
You will be dropped off at the South Gate of Lijiang Ancient Town.

Duration: 8 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Important Details

Included
  • Transfer between Lijiang and Tiger Leaping Gorge
  • 2 bottles of mineral water per person per day
  • Entrance tickets mentioned in the itinerary
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entry/Admission - Tiger Leaping Gorge (Hutiao Xia)
  • One night accommodation with breakfast in a local guesthouse
Not Included
  • Pickup or drop-off service from hotels or airport
  • Gratuity
  • Lunch, dinner or drinks
Departure Point
Lijiang Ancient Town (South Gate), China, Yunnan Sheng, Lijiang Shi, Gucheng Qu, Pedestrian St, 东大街1号
7:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.