Enjoy private travel experience from local professional tour guide and experienced chauffeur, spend full-day to visit the southernmost glacier of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, explore the first settlement Baisha Village of Naxi people, visit a Naxi family to learn more about the local customs and Naxi people's life, admire the precious Baisha Murals, wander around Shuhe Ancient Town and visit the Tea-Horse Road Musuem. This customized day tour will surely enrich your travel experience in Lijiang.
Private tour is operated with just your party
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
What You Can Expect:
Meet your local guide at 8:30 am from your hotel lobby, aboard the comfortable air-conditioned vehicle with experienced chauffeur to start the full-day sightseeing.
Your firstly stop will be the majestic Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, the southernmost glacier in the Northern Hemisphere. Looking from Lijiang Old Town, the snow-covered and fog-enlaced mountain resembles a jade dragon lying in the clouds, hence the name. Learn the history and legends from your guide on the way. Upon arrival, you will take the cable car to the scenic viewing point and marvel at the spectacular glacier and mountain sceneries.
Move on to visit the Basha Village - the first settlement of Naxi people as well as the economic and political center of Lijiang during the Ming and Qing dynasties. You could visit a Naxi family to learn more about the local customs and Naxi people's life, stroll around the village to see ancient palaces, pavilions and the most attractive site of Baisha Murals. Then proceed to Shuhe Ancient Town to feel the strong culture of primitive simplicity, and visit the Ancient Tea-Horse Road Musuem to discover one of the highest and most precipitous ancient roads in the world
Afterwards, enjoy comfortable transfer back to your hotel to conclude the trip.
Tour Duration: 8 hours
Departure Date: Daily
Departure point: Centrally located Lijiang hotels
Return point: The original departure point
Departure time: 8:30 am
Transport by private vehicle
Licensed professional driver
English-speaking tour guide
Fuel surcharge and tax
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
All travelers’ names and hotel information are required while booking