8 Days Hunan Highlights Tour

Tour Name: 8 Days Hunan Highlights Tour

Tour Code: ZH-HUN-03

Tour Type: Private Tour

Summary: 8 ays Hunan Highlights Tour offers Yueyang Tower,Dongting Lake,Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Tianmen Mountain,Fenghuang Ancient Town,Shaoshan, Chairman Mao s Hometown and Changsha City

Tour Cost: From $0

8 Days Hunan Highlights Tour

Day1: Arrive in Changsha
Take flight of train to Changsha. Upon arrival in Changsha,meet your local guide and transfer to hotel in Changsha City, Being a city of historic and cultural significance of China, Changsha is a picturesque city with over 5,000 years history.Visit  Huangxing Road Business Center as well.
Meals: Dinner                                        Accomodation: Changsha City

Day 2: Changsha-Yueyang-Changde
Yueyang CityTake flight  After breakfast, you are transferred to Yueyang,north gate of Hunan Province, and visit Yueyang Tower, Junshan Island in Dongting Lake before transferring to Changde City. Yueyang Tower: Yueyang Tower, also called "Yueyang Pavilion", is one of the three famous towers of Southern China, the other two being Yellow Crane Tower in Wuchang, Hubei Province and Prince Teng Pavillion in Nanching, Jiangxi Province. Junshan Island: Junshan island ,the largest island in Dongting Lake, is also called the "Love Island". Junshan is the 11th blessing land under heaven and has been listed as the national AAAAA scenic area. The main tourist attractions on the island include Liu Yi's Well, Tombs of the Two Empresses, Mottled Bamboo, Dragon's Saliva Well, Xiangfei Temple etc.
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch                       Accomodation: Changde City

Day3: Changde-Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge-Wulingyuan
Today, you will visit Changde Poem Wall, Liuye Lake after breakfast, and then transfer to explore the Glass Bridge in Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon.The Poem Wall is located on the bank side of Yuanjiang River in Changde City. With a length of  3 kilometer-long anti-flood dyke alongside, the poem wall is engraved with poems, handwriting and painting and thus is listed as the longest wall with engraved arts in Guinness Record.Liuye Lake is located in Changde City, northwest  of Hunan Province. Covering 21.8 square kilometers, Liuye Lake, named after its shape that resembles a willow leaf, is the largest lake within a city's downtown area in China.Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon is situated in Cili county of Zhangjiajie  City, Central China’s Hunan Province. It is 60 km away from downtown Zhangjiajie.  The Grand Canyon is ideal for exciting adventures by hiking, boating, challenging the strop sliding, and walking on the world’s highest, longest glass bridge. ( Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge Ticket Booking )
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch                       Accomodation: Wulingyuan,Zhangjiajie

Day4: Zhangjiajie (Yuanjiajie & Tianzi Mountain)
Take Bailong Elevator up to Yuanjiajie Scenic Area. Yuanjiajie is also called AVATAR Mountain for the movie AVATAR is filmed here. Located in the northwest part of the Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Yuanjiajie is a naturally formed platform mountain, surrounded by higher summits which are divided by deep valleys. You will enjoy Hallelujah Mountain,the World's NO.1 Bridge in the world and so on.After lunch, take bus about 40 minutes driving to He Long Park, and visit Tianzi Mountain.Tianzi Mountain is known for 4 natural spectacles, the clouds of mist that circle the peaks of the mountain, the amazing views of the rising sun, the moonlit nights and snowcapped winter peaks. They include more than 80 natural platforms to take in the magnificent scenery. Then take Tianzi Mountain cable car down and continue to visit Ten-mile Gallery by trams in Suoxiyu Scenic Spot. 
Night Events: Enjoy the famous show --Charm Western Hunan (50 USD/P Optional)
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch                       Accomodation: Wulingyuan,Zhangjiajie
Day 5: Zhangjiajie (Tianmen Mountain)-Fenghuang
After breakfast at hotel, you will visit Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park by round trip cable cars. Tianmen Mountain is praisd as "the Soul of Zhangjiajie". With 1518 metres above sea level, it is standing at the site of 8km south away from Zhangjiajie Downtown.Today you can exlpore the six wonders of Tianmen Mountain,including Tianmen Cave, Tontian Avene, The Ghost Plank Road, Glass Skywalk, Tianmen Temple, etc. After lunch, you will  transfer to Phoenix Anicent Town.
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/                        Accomodation: Fenghuang City

Day 6: Fenghuang-Changde
After breakfast, visit Fenghuang Ancient Town.,aslo called Phoenix Ancient Town,which boasts over 1,000 years history. Fenghuang Ancient Town is one of the top four ancient towns, as well as praised as "the most beautiful towns in China".Here you can visit local Miao Ethnic Family to experience its culture and life style.Then transfer back to Changde City. Check hotel in Changde
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/           Accomodation: Changde City

Day 7: Changde-Shaoshan-Changsha
After breakfast, transfer to visit Shaoshan, former residence of Chairman Mao zedong. Shaoshan, about 80 km away from Changsha City, The quaint farmhouse you see now is locally known as the Upper Cottage. It was here on December 26, 1893, that comrade Mao Zedong, the great leader of the Chinese people, was born. After visiting,transfer to Changsha.
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/                           Accomodation: Changsha City

Day 8: Changsha-Departure

After breakfast, visit Orange Island Park, Tianxin Pavilion before transferred to Changsha Airport or train station for departure. 
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch 

Price : Use in USD/P.P

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Price Excludes:

Private transfers between airports/railway stations, hotels and sightseeing spots.
Driver and English-speaking guide service on normal sightseeing activities noted in the itinerary.
Two perosns share one twins or double room at hotel with daily breakfast
Entrance fees to attractions or activities listed in the itinerary
Meals as itinerary specifies
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance
Government & service taxes
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance

Price Excludes:

Round way International and domestic airfare, unless otherwise noted.
Visa fee, passport application or renewal fee.
Tips for guides, escort, drives, bellman, etc.
Personal expenses
Optional tours, meals, activities and services
Any extra cost caused by changes of natural disasters, fires, weather, governmental and local authority orders, political change, strikes, war, riots, quarantine, custom regulations,damages injury caused by accident beyond the control of visitarounchina.com and that has incurred due to the tourist action voilating the laws.


※ Prices are valid from Mar 1 this year to Feb 28 next year, except Chinese public holidays, local fairs or events.
※ VAC reserves the right to adjust the price caused by exchange rate
※ No guide on the flight and Yangtze River cruise.
※ Recommended hotels are subject to change in actual booking
※ Special requirements should be advised to VAC in advance.
※ VAC reserves the right of final explanation for any change due to the reasons beyond our control

Price includes:

1. Bus service for your own use.

2. English-speaking guide service.

3. Entrance fees as mentioned.

4. The prices above are based two persons sharing one standard room with daily breakfast.

5. The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group.

6. Luggage Transfers: Between airports/railway stations/hotels.

7. Service Charge & Government Taxes.

8. Insurance: The insurance is China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.

9. Arrangements: The tour cost includes planning, handling, operational and communication charges.

10. All credit card processing fees.

Price excludes:

1. Tips for your tour guide and driver.

2. The prices above are based two persons sharing one standard room. If one person prefers to stay in one room, the single room supplement must be paid.

3. The price shall increase at the duration of super high season,such as 1May-3 May, 1 Oct-7 Oct and Chinese New Spring Festival.

4. In order to give our guests more choices, the meals are not included in the quotation.

5. Early check in or late check out.

6. Any other changes caused by the acts of God, natural disasters, fires, weather, governmental and local authority orders, political change, strikes, war, riots, quarantine, custom regulations, damages or injury caused by accident beyond the control of China Travel Club and that has incurred due to the tourist action violating the laws.

1. All rates are subject to reconfirmation from our trip advisors when an actual booking is being made.

2. All tours & transfers are all based in English Speaking local guides. For other languages, please contact our trip advisors for new quotations.

3. Child definition: From Age 3 to 11 Years (usually enjoying 10%-40% discount. Contact our trip advisors for the actual discount for your case). 12 Years old and above will be charged as Adult Price.

4. Wear casually with comfortable sports shoes and please pay attention to the local climate of Zhangjiajie.

5. Prices are based on current exchange rate and are subject to change without prior notice. For the most up to date prices, please contact with the sales.

6. As your traveling places are in mountainous area, please pack leisure clothing and shoes.

7. The weather in mountainous area is changeable. It is better to bring your umbrella.

8. All the hotels(except 5 star hotel) in Zhangjiajie do not offer complimentary toilet articles, such as shampoo, shower gel, soap, disposable teeth brush, slippers, ect for environmental protection.

9. Tour Standard:
Economic: You will enjoy the most beautiful places in Zhangjiajie at low costs, we provide good hotels for you, and you will even have a chance to live in the family style hotels in the park. The routes is designed especially for hiking and can save you a lot of money.
Standard: We will provide tourism van with professional driver, the hotels you will stay are all 4 star and have good locations to the different science spots; A map of Zhangjiajie for everyone and one bottle of water each day.
Deluxe: The Buick Business Purpose Vehicle (or Mercedes-Benz car if our guests require )will serve you during your whole trip, 5 star hotel is your choice when you are traveling, most routes are designed to assure that you will have a leisure and unforgettable trip in Zhangjiajie; A map of Zhangjiajie and one bottle of water each day.