Under the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain

- A Secret Retreats journey -
4 Days / 3 Nights
from 690 USD /person

 

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Originally from Yunnan, Tina is sharing with us here her favorite destination in Yunnan: Lijiang and the most interesting experience to discover the rich Naxi culture.

All our itineraries have generally been constructed on the basis of the rooms that have the most charm or best view, and not necessarily the first prices, nor the most expensive suites.
We can of course adjust according to your request.

Highlights of the Journey:

  • Naxi Minority Culture
  • Dongba pictographs and religion

Baisha (white sand), is named for the powdery white sand that decorates the surrounding countryside. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site that Lijiang Old Town belongs to. The Old Town of Lijiang has retained a historic townscape of high quality and authenticity. Its architecture is noteworthy for the blending of elements from several cultures that have come together over many centuries. Lijiang possesses an ancient water-supply system of great complexity and ingenuity that still functions effectively today. It is one of the first UNESCO site in China, and also one of the busiest. Baisha somehow has managed to avoid the crowds and tourist traps that plague its neighbour. The town offers an authentic cultural experience with its many temples, rich cultural heritage, stunning frescoes and zany homeopathic doctors. We propose here a 4 day and 3 night all inclusive experience to discover the Naxi minority culture in both towns of Lijiang and Baisha, at the foot of the majestic Dragon Jade Snow Mountain. A deep discovery of traditional Chinese Culture.


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Your Journey Day by Day

4 Days / 3 Nights from 690 USD /person

based on 2 people sharing the same room

 

 
Day 1 : Lijiang Airport - Baisha (-/-/D)
Welcome and pick up at Lijiang Airport (or Train Station) by our team and drive to the hotel (about 45mn), then check in for 3 nights (note that all non-alcoholic drinks are complimentary throughout the stay). Depending on the time of arrival you may join one activity in the afternoon Dinner is included and served in the restaurant.
HOTEL: Baisha Retreat (Deluxe Room)
Day 2 & 3 : Baisha (B/L/D)
After breakfast, the hotel will propose for each day a selectionof activities. You can join 2 activities from the list below each day:
  • Hike to Wenfeng monastery
  • Naxi minority Marriage Celebration
  • Local Bonfire ceremony
  • Baisha Mural visit or wild mushrooms picking (Jun-Sept)
  • Local Fragrance experience
  • The Secrets of Mufu Mansion
  • Local Love story around the Sacred Mountain
  • Dongba Religion demonstration
  • Dongba pictographs writing
  • Naxi Tea Ceremony
Lunch and dinner are served at the hotel.
HOTEL: Baisha Retreat (Deluxe Room)
Day 4 : Departure (B/L/-)
After breakfast, depending on your flight or train, you may enjoy one more activity and possibly lunch, then our driver will drop you at the Train Station or airport for your next stop.

Your Accommodation on this Asia Travel Itinerary


Under the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain

4 Days / 3 Nights
from 690 USD /person

based on 2 people sharing the same room

 



The total price includes:
Accommodation for 3 nights at Baisha Retreat in a Deluxe Room.
Full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner every day)
Return Airport/Station Transfers
Your choice of 2 activities per day

The total price does not include:
Flights to Lijiang
Alcoholic Drinks and personal expenses.
Options and other activities not included in the program.


This Secret Journey is designed in cooperation with Tina and Baisha Retreat.

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