2-Day Huangshan Mountain Sunset Climb & Sunrise Camp Guided Tour from Hangzhou

A 2-day guided outdoor adventure tour to discover Huangshan Mountain, also known as ‘Yellow Mountain’. Departs from Hangzhou.

Mountaintop sunset, mountain sunrise and mountain camping.

Convenience and outdoor adventure. Combine cable car and trail walking to conquer Mt. Huangshan. See the grand sights of the ‘peculiar pines’, ‘strange rocks’ and cloud sea, plus stay on the mountain overnight to watch the sunset and sunrise.

Understand what makes Huangshan one of China’s ‘Five Great Mountains’.

1. Convenience and outdoor adventure. Combine cable car and trail walking to conquer Mt. Huangshan.
2. See all of Yellow mountain’s iconic sights: the ‘peculiar pines’, ‘strange rocks’ and ‘cloud sea’.
3. Camp at a mountaintop campsite. Watch a sunset and sunrise to remember.

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  • What's included :
    • Accommodation included: 1 night
    • Overnight accommodation on the mountain
    • Chinese-English bilingual guide accompaniment
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Mt. Huangshan
    • Entry/Admission - Yungu Temple
    What's excluded :
    • Cableway up and down (200RMB/person)
    • Gratuities
    • Meals
    • Accommodation(please see the"What should travelers know"section. Find "important pricing notice")

  • Day 1: Hangzhou -> Huangshan -> Mountaintop Camping.

    Stop At: Hangzhou, Hangzhou, Zhejiang
    Meet up. Ride out.

    Meet up with your guide in Hangzhou. Get acquainted. Depart.
    The ride to Huangshan Mountain takes around 3.5 hours.

    Duration: 4 hours

    Stop At: Huangshan, Huangshan, Anhui
    Yellow Mountain National Scenic Park. Ascend to ‘Jadescreen’: Cableway OR Hiking Trail.

    Arrive at the Yellow Mountain National Scenic Park.
    Transfer to scenic shuttle buggy, then ride to the mountain base. Start up the mountain.
    Choose how you go up. Both routes lead to the same checkpoint - the Yuping ‘Jadescreen’ Building:

    1) the cable car route (roughly 12 minutes)
    2) the foot trail (roughly 3 hours)

    Arrive at Jadescreen. See the Yellow mountain icon - the ‘welcoming pine’.
    Rest a moment and regroup.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Mt. Huangshan, Huangshan China
    Peak trek: Lotus Peak trail OR Tiandu Peak trail.

    Start along one of Yellow Mountain’s two main mountain peak routes:
    1) the Lotus Peak trail, known for varied and spectacular scenery, or;
    2) the Tiandu Peak trail, an adventurous and adrenalin-filled climb.

    Which route?: Peak routes open for climbing one at a time at the discretion of park management.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Mt. Huangshan, Huangshan China
    Hundred-step Cloud Ladder Lookout Platform. Huangshan Mountaintop Sunset. Mountaintop camping.

    Peak trails re-converge.
    Continue forward over Aoyu Peak. Along the way at the best scenic lookout platform on the mountain, named the Hundred-step Cloud Ladder.

    Finally, pass along a stretch of sky to arrive at the White Cloud scenic area. Here we set up camp.

    At sunset, if visibility is good, we’ll find a good vantage point to watch the mountaintop sunset.

    Spend the night on the mountain.

    Duration: 3 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Mountaintop camping on Mt. Huangshan

    Day 2: Mountain Sunrise -> Descent -> Hangzhou

    Stop At: Mt. Huangshan, Huangshan China
    Huangshan Mountain Sunrise.

    Wake up at 4am and walk to the Guangming Apex to watch the mountain sunrise.

    Sunrise note: specific times vary based on time of year and where you are staying/camping on the mountain.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Yungu Temple, Huangshan Scenic Resort, Huangshan District, Huangshan 245700 China
    Yungu ‘Cloud Valley Temple’ path. Descend the mountain.

    Early morning, pick up and descend on the Cloud Valley Temple path (via foot or cableway).
    See the ‘Buddha’s Light’ phenomenon.

    Buddha’s Light: Sometimes, after rain on Huangshan there occurs a certain odd light phenomenon, known as ‘Buddha’s light’. Seeing Buddha’s light is good luck.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Stop At: Huangshan, Huangshan, Anhui
    Lunch. Return to Hangzhou.

    Arrive off the mountain.
    Eat lunch in the foothills, then rest riding back to Hangzhou.

    Duration: 4 hours

    Stop At: Hangzhou, Hangzhou, Zhejiang
    Arrive in back in Hangzhou in the early evening.
    Duration: 20 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Service animals allowed
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Important pricing notice: Due to the coronavirus epidemics’ effect on international travel, accommodation service providers are regularly adjusting their pricing. While this means prices are in general discounted and in some cases significantly lowered, it also means that our product pricings have become inaccurate. For accurate, up-to-date pricing, please do not hesitate to shoot us a message, or contact Jason on his Chinese number. We apologize for the inconvenience.
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Activity ID: V-7873P22

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