Skiing、Xuedou Mountain Hiking、Hotspring Retreat
Date: Sat. 25 - Mon. 27 Jan. 2020 (3 days 2 nights during CNY Holiday)
Number of Travelers: around 30 people of various nationalities
Cost: RMB 1860p/p (Includes transport with shuttle bus, 3-star hotel accommodation for 2 nights, entrance fees for main tourist attractions, and all meals for the duration of the trip, bilingual tour guide and travel insurance)
Accommodation: Two nights in 3-Star resort.
Meals: Group meals with local fresh food, Chinese&Western style breakfast
Bus pick up: 7:30am Sat. 25th Jan. @Shanghai Center/The Portman Ritz Carlton Shanghai (1376 Nanjing West Rd close to Tongren Rd., walk across two blocks from Ext 3 of Jing An Temple Metro
Hiking Difficulties ★★☆☆☆Moderate-Suitable for all physically fit people, Easy-Suitable for member of the family with kids above 6 years old.
For skiing lovers, don’t miss out this trip to Shangliang Hill Ningbo, Zhejiang Province in this Spring Festival Holiday, besides we will have a hiking at Xuedou Mountain for breathtaking scenery, enjoy the beautiful waterfalls and visit the highest seated copper Maitreya Buddha in Xuedou Temple, hotspring retreat in last day before getting back to Shanghai, stay in resort on mountain and enjoy the peaceful and natural environment, bonfire party will be organized for members social and mingle.
D1 Members meet up and depart from Shanghai in morning, 4 hours drive to Fenghua County in Zhejiang Province. Check in hotel and enjoy lunch, in afternoon we will head to Shangliang Hill for Skiing with your own expense (260rmb/hour) or enjoy a casual hiking at the hill, Back to hotel in evening and enjoy dinner with local fresh meals, social party will be organized with bonfire for people to mingle.
（Breakfast：N，Lunch：Y，Dinner：Y Accommodation：3-star resort）
D2 We will start our exploration at Xuedou Mountain, take a mini train and visit Qianzhang Rock Waterfall as high as 186 meters, enjoy a hiking in green forest will refresh yourself from hectic urban life.
After that, we'll have lunch at Xuedou Temple. After having a tasty vegetarian lunch in temple, we'll have free time in the Temple. The Open-Air Statue of Buddha Maitreya with total height of 56.7 meters , you will climb over 300 steps to admire the Buddha, with the merciful light and Dharma favor from the Buddha you will experience an unforgettable sublimation of your life. Then go back to resort and enjoy dinner and another social party in evening.
（Breakfast：Y，Lunch：Vegetarian Food，Dinner：Y Accommodation：3-star resort）
D3 Enjoy a good sleep and fresh air in the morning. Hotel check out at 10am and take 1.5 hours bus driving to Yuyao County, after lunch we will enjoy a 3- hour Hotspring retreat, with 40 different functional outdoor hotspring pools, you will fully enjoy the relaxing and refreshing environment. Around 4pm we will head back to Shanghai and arrive at downtown around 8:30pm.
Trip Cost: 1860RMB per person
Children with 6-12 years old: 1760rmb
Children with 3-6 years old with single bed 1530rmb
Children with 3-6 years old sharing bed with parents 1100rmb
Infants under 3 years old 100rmb
This includes the following:
Transport from and to Shanghai with shuttle bus
Two nights accommodation in 3-star boutique resort
7 meals in 3 days
Entrance fees for tourist attractions mentioned above
Beverages and snacks for evening social aprty
Bilingual tour guide and Travel Insurance mineral water
The trip cost DOES NOT Include:
Your personal expense as well other unexpected expense.
Single room supplement 500rmb/person
Skiing fee with details as below
Entrance fee 260rmb/hour including
skiing board, poles and shoes（need to pay 500rmb CASH as deposit)
snow tube：200rmb/hour（with deposit 300rmb）
(The price above is just for reference, the scenic spots might have updated rate in CNY holiday)
Shangliang Hill, (商量岗 or 相量岗 by its popular name), is located in the Shangliang Gang resort, itself situated in the heart of the Siming Mountains(四明山). It is not far from the Xikou scenic area in Zhejiang and has other sites of interest nearby, most notably the Xuedou Temple, (雪窦寺), (7km away), atop Xuedou Mountain. Given your route to the ski site is likely to take you past the temple, you may want to look in along the way. The Ningbo Shangliang ski site itself is some 900 meters above sea level on the highest peak in the area. Skiing aside, the site is packed with cold-weather activities, so for variation you may want to try skating, take a sleigh ride, watch an ice ballet or take advantage of some of the other activities available.
Xuedou Temple (雪窦山庙) was originally founded in the Tang Dynasty. For thousands of years, it has been visited by many people, and has produced numerous eminent monks. It has a high status and is regarded by the Buddhist circle in China as one of the world’s ten most famous Buddhist temples.
Yangming Hotspring( 余姚阳明温泉山庄) is located at Yuyao, the Hot Spring Water is from 2500m Deep Bedrock of Clean and Pollution-free underground, with the temperature from 42 – 72C, surrounded by a tea fields mountain, there are more than 40 hotspring pools with indoor and outdoor available, resort offers free slipper, towel, shampoo and body lotion, the guests need to bring swimming suits. After hotspring you can also enjoy a relaxing moment in lounge room and watching movie and enjoy foot massage.
Shangliang Hill Resort is located at Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, with walking distance to Shangliang hill skiing resort, peaceful environment at mountain top for you to get close to nature, the restaurant offers fresh and tasty vegetable meals, there are King/twin rooms available, private bathroom and 24 hours hotwater for shower.
The Following will be provided to you:
Water, Western style breakfast, alcohol and other Drinks with small Snacks for the bonfire party, garbage bags, First-aid kits
What You Should Bring:
Several sets of clothes, sports shoes, swimming suits for hotspring, towel and toiletries, shower gel, shampoo and conditioner, hairdryer
Accessories, Sunglasses, Sunscreen, hat/headwear, snacks, charger
ID/ Passport and some cash
OK Deal Travel Waivers / Disclaimers
Hi Ginger, the meeting point will be around Jing An temple area close to Jing An Temple Line 2/7, the specific address will be informed to you in 2 days before departure
Hi Ginger, this route is pets friendly,you can bring your dog