Weekend , Island
Destination: Gouqi Island, Zhoushan City, Zhejiang Province (浙江省嵊泗枸杞岛)
Date: Fri. 18- Sun 20 Oct. ( 2-day-2-night weekend tour )
Number of Travelers: maximum around 45 people of various nationalities
Cost: 1690 RMB /person
Accommodation and Meals: 2 nights accommodation with daily breakfast, Chinese group meals, western breakfast
Bus pick up 19:30pm Fri. 18 Oct. At the front door of Kunlun Hotel Jing An, 5 mins walk from the Ext. 1 of Jing An Temple Metro station ( line 2/ line 7 )
Let’s go to Gouqi Island located at Zhoushan of Zhejiang province, explore the beauty of China's seaside ghost town: Stunning images show how an abandoned fishing village became a green wonderland swallowed up by mother nature. Besides, we will enjoy suntan at beach, party with bonfire and seafood for dinner.
Meet up and depart from Shanghai at 19:30, take the bus to Shanghai Lingang Xincheng, and check in hotel. Go to sleep early, and save your energy for the trip.
Breakfast: N Lunch:N Dinner: N
Accommodation: Vienna International Hotel (Shanghai Dishui Lake Lingang New City)
After breakfast, we'll leave for the pier at 7am. We will arrive at Xiaoyangshan Dock after one hour coach ride. Take a ferry to 【Gouqi Island】 at 9:25a.m.
Enjoy the refreshing breeze and the breath-taking coastal skyline. You will have a lunch prepared by yourselves on ferry. After a 4-hour journey on the sea, we'll take shuttle car to the local inn/ guest house for check in.
In the afternoon, we will visit 【Abandoned Fishing Village】,which is a village called Houtou Bay abandoned by the residents due to the inconvenience of transportation. The deserted village is now totallyen compassed by flourishing vines. You will feel peaceful and detached in that this fairyland has remained intact.
In the evening, you will go back to the rural inn and enjoy delicious local dishes for dinner. When darkness falls, the fun social party begins with flickering bonfire, alcohols, chitchat, and cosy sea breeze. We promise you a memorable experience at this romantic starry night!
Breakfast: Y Lunch:N Dinner: Y
Accommodation: guest house on island
After breakfast, go to 【The King Beach】, the largest beach on Gouqi Island, where you can either swim or play other watersports. Wander casually at the beach or lay down enjoying sunshine. At noon, regather at the guest house for lunch. Then take a shuttle bus to the pier, and take the ferry at 13:00. Take the bus at 17:30 back to Shanghai.
Breakfast: Y Lunch: Y Dinner: N
Trip Cost 1690rmb/person :
The travel package includes:
1/ Two-night Accommodation: 1 night at Lingang hotel and 1 night at a local guset house on the island
2/ Tickets of the mentioned tourist sites, and a one-off entry ticket of the beach.
3/ Meals: 2 Breakfasts + 1 lunch + 1 dinner, western breakfast and party alcohol & snacks
4/ Transportation: Tour bus from Shanghai to Gouqi Island
5/ Ferry to Gouqi Island back and forth
6/ Travel insurance
7/ Professional bilingual tour leader service
The travel package excludes:
1/ One Lunch
2/ One-off tickets to the beach: 25 RMB/p ( the prive is only for reference )
3/ Single room supplement 500rmb/person (Please let us know if you want a single room and transfer the single room supplement when signing up for the trip. We can also help to find a roommate for solo travelers but not guarantee. Guests need to pay for the single room supplement if at last no one else to share a room.)
4/ Other personal expense.
About Gouqi Island:
Gouqi Island is famous for its well-preserved fishing villages and cultures, the largest aquatic farm in China and the Mountain and SeaWonders (山海奇观)rock that was believed to be left by General Hou Jigao of Ming Dynasty, whodefended the south-eastern coast against the raids from wokou.
Gouqi Island incorporates nearly 400 islands known as Shengsi Archipelago, which ispurported to be the largest archipelago of China. Being part of the municipalarea of Zhoushan city, the tourism and service industry of Gouqi Island hasgenerated considerable economic values for this rural region. Due to the rapidadvances of its diversifying industries, many fishing villages of Zhoushan havebeen abandoned today. Some of the best preserved villages are located in Gouqi Island.
First Night: Vienna International Hotel (Shanghai Dishui Lake Lingang New City)
Second Night: The inn is located in the most developed area of Gouqi Island. Meanwhile, it is only a 5 minutes by walk away from the King Beach-the largest and most beautiful beach of Gouqi Island. The rural inn is a satisfactory place to stay compared with other guesthouses on this island. It is furnished with LCD television, AC and a toilet. Free Wi-Fi is also available. As for meals,the enthusiastic and hospital A-yi with culinary proficiency will treat youwith authentic local special dishes like extensive fresh seafood.
There are plenty of BBQ street food and western restuarants, Cafe& bars for your food&beverage selections
What You Should Bring
Several sets of clothes, sports shoes, swimming suits/bikini, goggles, towels and toiletries, shower gel, shampoo and conditioner, and waterproof bag if needed and other personal necessities.
Backpack,Accessories, Sunglasses, Sunscreen, tissue, hat/headwear, snacks, charger, mosquito repellent
Original ID/ Passport and some cash
The Following will be provided:
Western style breakfast, alcohol and other Drinks with small snacks for the bonfire party, garbage bags, First-aid kits
About the Payment
To simplify the financial process and tour leaders work, if you cancel the trip 14 days before the departure, full refund will be offered. And if you cancel less than 14 days before departure day, we will keep 50% of the payment as bus/hotel/tour leaders compensation fee.
The trip is planned and operated by Shanghai Golden Age Tour agency, if you need invoice, or have vouchers to use please let us know when register
The guest house is 5 mins’ walk away from the King beach, 20 mins’ walkaway from the Mountain and Sea Wonders.
To reach the Deserted Lush Green Villas ( Abandoned Village ), you need to take our chartered bus through a bridge to another island, which takes around 30 mins.
The tickets to the beach are one time-off. Guest need to pay extra 25rmb/person/time for beach re-entry if you need.
You'll need to bring the passport and ticket to get on the ferry, please send us the correct full name when sign up for the trip
Sign up for the trip
Please send your info as below to customer service wechat: okdealtravel or email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the titleof “RSVP for Weekend Gouqi Island Tour 18-20 Oct. 2019” and for registration or call 15001791355 for more details, we will inform you of how to make payment once we get your application
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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