Mt.Huangshan or Yellow Mountain is one of the popular tourist places in China. Many travelers ofthen ask "when is the best time to visit Mt. Huangshan?" " How to Plan a Huangshan Trip from Hangzhou or Shanghai?” "Where to stay in Huangshan?" and others. As the high speed train developing in China, travel from Hangshou, Shanghai to Huangshan by high speed train is very easy and comfortable, it takes around 1.5h-2.5h. Mt. Huangshan can be visit all year around, you will see different scenery from Spring to Winter. Huangshan Mountain is famed for its beautiful landscape - Staggering sunrise and sunset, fantastically shaped granite peaks, the gnarled forms of ubiquitous Huangshan pine trees, and the other-worldly sea of the clouds. Also much of Mount Huang's reputation derives from its significance in Chinese art, literature and profound cultural resources.
You may spend one or two days climbing the Mt. Huangshan, or trekking the pine-filled ravines, like the West Sea Grand Canyon, and stay overnight on the mountain. Camping in the sea of clouds and viewing the sunrise and sunset over Mt. Huangshan is surely an experience once-in-a-lifetime. Also a few days in the surrounding area will be a very worthwhile trip. The UNESCO World Heritage Hongcun and Xidi Villages are always on the travelers' itinerary.
We offers various Huangshan tours, such as Huangshan Mountain Highlights Day Tour, Huangshan & Ancient Village Tours, China Tours with Mt.Huangshan, Budget Huangshan Group Tours...We choose the best visiting route for Mt.Huangshan & other places to visit in/around Huangshan city, we sure you will have an unique & memorbale Huangshan travel experinece with us.
Attractions(Cities)：Mt.Huangshan, Hongcun Village, Tunxi Old Street.
Tour Style：Make a 3 days Huangshan Vacation Package to visit UNESCO-listed Hongcun Village, Tunxi Old Street, Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) on this tour from downtown Huangshan. Remove the hassle of arranging transportation and we offer completely different experience for you: you have chance to order real Chinese dishes at the local restaurants recommended by our tour guide.
Tour Style：Book this one day Huangshan highlight tour, view the picturesque scenery on the Huangshan mountain. We have arranged the most conventional and classic routes so that you can feel the charm of Huangshan to the greatest extent. You will enjoy round-trip cable car to visit Mt. Huangshan and pick-up and drop-off service by our excellent guide team from your huangshan hotel.
Duration：3 Days 2 Nights
Attractions(Cities)：Mt.Huangshan, Hongcun Village, Hot Spring
Tour Style：Yellow Moutain is like a fairyland on earth when the snow covers the landscape.The winter days of Yellow Moutain are actually very beautiful as one of the best time for photography. Huangshan hot spring is a reward to your body after hours' mountain hiking. If you are a big fan of hot springs, you should definitely try luxury hot spring in Huangshan. We offer a variety of both in and outdoor hot springs, private hot spring and personal luxury hot spring experience in the tour.
Duration：2 Days 1 Night
Attractions(Cities)：White Goose Peak,Beginning-to-Believe Peak,Black Tiger pine,Lion Peak,The Cloud-dispelling Pavilion,The Flying-over Rock,The Bright Summit,Xihai Grand Canyon,Lion Peak,A monkey gaping at the sea, The flower grown out of a writing brush rock
Tour Style：Two-Day Huangshan Highlights Tour is our special value for money program, guests can use our fixed packages and gathered in different places, our coach will pick up guests in different time and drop off in different hotels, operates daily organizing a join-in group of different visitors to explore Yellow mountain various highlights by bus. Not only can the participants visit Huangshan at low price, but also have interaction with other travelers from all over the world.
Attractions(Cities)：Hongcun Village,Xidi Village
Tour Style：This private day trip spares you the hassle of piecing together buses, with a experienced local guide and driver direct from Huangshan. Start at waterfront Hongcun, straight out of a Chinese painting, then explore historic Xidi after lunch. This tour is suitable for almost all visitors who come to Huangshan for the first time bringing you to see the traditional folk customs, ancient buildings and traditional lifestyle in Huizhou.
Attractions(Cities)：Mt.Huangshan, Huizhou Ancient Town, Tunxi Old Street
Tour Style：Want escape away from the hustle and bustle cities? This 3-day tour is just the the perfect one. Embark on the hike to Yellow Mountain and discover the raw beauty and real life of Huizhou villages on wandering ancient trails. You’ll walk through green jungle, bamboo forests, orchards, past rural farmlands, tea bushes...The tour is flexible and can be customized to meet your interests, schedule and budget.
Attractions(Cities)：Tunxi Old Street (Cheng Dawei Museum of Abacus, Huizhou Culture Museum, Wancui Building)
Tour Style：This one-day tour is mainly for tourists who come to Huangshan for the first time, or business people who don't have enough time. If you don't want to spend too much time and energy climbing Mt.Huangshan, this tour will be a good choice. The tour includes professional private guide and hotel transfer service. Tunxi Old Street is located in the center of Huangshan City, most tourists will visit here on their own, with our senior guide, you will find some unknown corners more easily.
Duration：4 - 5 Hours
Tour Style：As the film setting for Ang Lee's movie “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”, Hong Village is a beautiful ancient village frequented by painters capturing the blend of pools, willows, and ancient architecture on canvass. This group tour is our special value for money program. You will share an air-conditioned coach or van with other tourists and you will have an English-speaking tour guide to take you to all the scenic spots listed in the itinerary that day.
Attractions(Cities)：White Goose Peak,Beginning-to-Believe Peak,Black Tiger Pine,Lion Peak,A monkey gaping at the sea, The flower grown out of a writing brush rock,Yungu cable car
Tour Style：Seat-in-Coach Tour (Group Tour) tour is convenient and economic; it is perfect for solo travelers and business clients. This One Day Huangshan Highlights Seat-in-Coach Tour (Group Tour) is available daily all the year round. Each morning, you will be picked up from Huangshan International Hotel lobby to visit the Mt.Huangshan Essential Highlights. This tour is suitable for all kinds of travellers - family with kids, seniors, honeymooners, photographers, etc.
Duration：4 Days 3 Nights
Attractions(Cities)：Mt.Huangshan, Bike tour in Hongcun Village, Tachuan, Mukeng Bamboo Forest, Nanping Village
Tour Style：Biking is an excellent traveling style. You can not only enjoy beautiful villages, mountains, rivers and many amazing landscapes with unique ways, but also harden your body and temper your willpower. This 4-day tour by bike combines sightseeing with famous village and Countryside around Mount Huangshan,which is listed as a precious World Cultural and Natural Heritage Site. This tour will help you get a feel for the charm of ancient dwellings and local cultures.
Duration：6 Days 5 Nights
Attractions(Cities)：Hanghou, Huangshan, Qiandaohu
Tour Style：Spend 6 days to fully explore east China: Hangzhou & Huangshan and Qiandaohu Lake with our experienced local tour guide. Experiencing the exquisite Jiangnan-style elegance in Hangzhou, taking a boat to explore numerous big-or-small islands with distinctive sceneries in Qiandao Lake, being amazed at the four wonders of Huangshan. You will appreciate this deep exploration of China, and also the amazing experience of taking the high-speed train.
Duration：2 Days 1 Night
Attractions(Cities)：Tunxi Old Street, Hot spring, Hongcun and Xidi Village
Tour Style：Winter is a good season for soaking hot springs.Huangshan not only has a fairyland-like view, but also has many scenic spots of hot springs. In addition, you also have a chance to explore the two of China's top 10 charming villages-Hongcun and Xidi Village. If you only have a couple of days for relaxing, this tour package will be perfect for you especially during winter time. Dont hesitate anymore, come and enjoy it.
Huangshan city is one of the most famous tourist cities in China and attracts domestic and western tourists come here. There are many beautiful sightseeing places in this area, the most popular attractions are Mount Huangshan- the name card of Huangshan city; Tunxi old street, it is a old shopping street in the city center; Hongchun and Xidi, both of them are the typical ancient villages in Southern Anhui Province and listed into the UNESCO World Heritage Site; Ancient City of Huizhou, Yangchan Village, Xin'an River Landscape Gallery are the best places to visit in Shexian county.
Generally speaking, spring and autumn are the best seasons for travel to visit Mount Huangshan. These two seasons also happen to offer magnificent natural views of Mount Huangshan, along with a temperate climate. Traveling to Mount Huangshan, however, is not limited to only these two seasons as it enjoys varied beauty throughout the year. In summer, Mount Huangshan is a great escape from summer heat and in the wintertime, the mountain is a popular photography destination, rewarding keen hikers with gorgeous snow-covered views. In winter, you can apperciate the charming white snow world, it is also a good time for the photography lovers. If you are planning to Mount Huangshan for hiking, Spring, summer and autumn are definitely the best times to visit.
There are 2 ways to get to Yellow Mountain from your hotel nearby the Tunxi Ancient Street, shuttle bus and car rental or taxi; It is conevenient to visit Yellow mountain from downtown area. If you want to make your Huangshan trip easier, you can book a private transfer with alocal Huangshan tour company, it takes around 40 mins from Huangshan downtown hotel. It is the most expensive way to visit Huangshan mountain from the city; You can also take the city taxi which is cheaper than priavte transfer.
If you want to experience the local public transportation, you can take tourist shuttle bus, there are many tourist buses depart from Huangshan bus station to Mount Huangshan Scenic Area which convenient for the tourists. You’ll find them heading to the Mount Huangshan scenic area every 20 minutes. The Huangshan Distance Buses Station in the city is where you’ll both buy your tickets and depart. The bus ride itself is around 70 minutes.
Tunxi is located in the center of Huangshan city, you can see the hundreds of old but well-preserved rows of shops, evoking a bygone era in buildings that are simple and elegant; Appreciate Hui style architecture at Tunxi Ancient Street, it is one of the area that keeps lots of old building in original hui style; Visit Huangshan local museum at Tunxi Old Street, such as Tunxi Museum, Museum of ancient architectural style-Wancuilou and others.
The street also is featured with lots of delicious food and snacks, there are many good restaurants located here, such as Laojie Di Yi Lou means (the No.1 Building of the Old Street), C2C Anhui Cuisine Restaurant, Old Street Baiwei Restaurant and more.
The distance between Tunxi Ancient Street and Huangshan North Train Station is about 15KM, you can take public bus No.21, fast line 1 and line 3 from train station to Huangshan old street; Or you can take a taxi, it takes 20-30 minutes and costs about 30 yuan. If you are confused about the public transportation, private transfer service with local tour company is the best option for you, a private driver will meet you at the eixt of the train station, then take you to the Tunxi Ancient Street.
There are many peaks at Huangshan Mountain, the highest point in Yellow Mountain is Lotus Peak. It is located in the middle of the Yellow Mountain, southwest of the Jade Screen Peak. It is 1,864 meters above sea level, the highest peak of Mt. Huangshan, and the third highest peak in east China.
If you are a first time traveler in Huangshan, we highly recommend you stay at least 2 days in Huangshan city, one day for famous Yellow Mountain sightseeing and another day for the ancient village in Huangshan, such as Hongcun Ancient Village which is the film spot for the "Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon". High speed train and flight both available to get into Huangshan city, it saves lots of travel time.
December is the winter in Huangshan city, the average temperature at Mount Huangshan is from -6°C to 10°C. It will be much colder on the top of mountain, even heavy snow at the mountain range. When you travel to Huangshan during winter, you should down jackets, warm coats, sweaters, and thermals, gloves, warm hat, scarf, non-slip trekking shoes.
Summer is also a good time to visit Huangshan city and Mount Huangshan, but it will be much hotter than spring and autumn. Mount Huangshan is regarded as one of the summer resort in Anhui Province, the temperature much cooler on the top of mountain. It is a good period to enjoy the sunrise and sunset scenery. Compared to other seasons, summer time and Chinese holidays will be much more crowded in Huangshan city, there are lots of domestic tourists travel to there.
Mount Huangshan is one of the famous mountains in China, there is an old saying goes: " No mountain is worth appreciating after seeing the Five Great Mountains, and none of the Five Great Mountains is worth appreciating after seeing Mount Huangshan". In 1990, Huangshan was named an UNESCO World Heritage Site, joining other cultural and natural heritages all around the world. It is said that after you have seen mount Huangshan, there is no need for you to see any other mountain ranges in China.
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