Wugong Mountain located in Jiangxi Province, is one of China’s three great mountains to the south of the Yangtze River, together with Mt. Lushan in Jiangxi and Mt. Hengshan in Hunan. Wugong Mountain is most famous for its stretching and undulating meadow. The blue sky and endless meadow add radiance and beauty to each other, attracting innumerable outdoor fans to hike and camp here. Colorful tents dot the green grassland, constituting unique scenery. Plenty of rivers, brooks and waterfalls lay on Wugong Mountain. Cloud and mist often linger on the mountain, making it a wonderful place to enjoy the sight of the cloud sea. Throughout history, many poets and literati came here and left much beautiful poetry to eulogize the scenery of Wugong Mountain.
THIS TWO-DAY TRIP FEATURES:
Hike through a beautiful forest that is full of waterfalls wildlife!
If you’re lucky you might even spot some monkeys hopping from tree to tree.
See some of China’s best “sea of clouds” as they flow through the mountains.
You want a million-star hotel? Camping is a must when hiking Wugong and this location is really special for it.
HIKE INFO DAY 1:
Distance: 10 kilometers
Ascent: 1,300 meters
Duration: 6 hours
Ascend to the highest point in Jiangxi Province, the Golden Peak, standing at almost 2,000 meters in elevation.
Check out the mysterious temple on top of peak, with it’s history dating back over 700 years.
Going down is great because we get to see the other side of the mountain!
HIKE INFO DAY 2:
Distance: 15 kilometers (Hike to the Golden Peak and then hiking down all the way).
Descent: 1500 meters
Duration: 7 hours
***Important note: you make take the cable car down half way.
PRICE: 1299 RMB / 190 USD
*500 RMB deposit (included in the price) is required upon signing up. The full payment must be made by the 10th of August.
In case of a cancellation, the amount paid is not refundable after the 10th of August unless a replacement is found.
A MINIMUM of 10 participants is required to organize this trip. Should the trip be cancelled due to a low number of participants, changing weather conditions or other unforeseeable factors, all guests receive a full refund.
MAXIMUM group size: 15 guests
- This allows us to give you a more pleasant and intimate experience.
Accepted payment methods:
Transfer/deposit to Bank of China
Private, roundtrip car from Pingxiang to Wugong Mountain.
Private tent – includes air mattress and sleeping bag.
- Save 60 RMB if you share the tent with someone
Lunch and Dinner on day one and Lunch day two. You can buy something on the shop for breakfast.
- Local food; meat and vegetarian choices
- We also speak Spanish, Polish and French.
- Certified in First Aid, CPR, and AED by the American Red Cross
Accidental death and disability 100,000 RMB
Accidental medical treatment 10,000 RMB
Emergency Medical Evacuation 100,000 RMB
***Important notice: If you do not work in China and do not have a Chinese bank account you are required to obtain your own insurance policy.
The meeting spot for this adventure is Pingxiang North Station on August 24th, at 9:45am. Please inform us which city you are traveling from and we will suggest the most suitable connection as well as helping you with the purchase of train tickets.
The cost of roundtrip train tickets from selected cities:
- ADD 730 RMB if traveling from Guangzhou
- ADD 880 RMB if traveling from Shenzhen
- ADD 880 RMB if traveling from Shanghai
- ADD 220 RMB if traveling from Nanchang
- ADD 100 RMB if traveling from Changsha
There is a shop to buy basic instant food or simple breakfasts at restaurant.
- Shower – 15 RMB per every 5 minutes
- ADD 120 RMB one way
- ADD 200 RMB both ways
06:23 – Depart from Guanghou South Railway Station
09:46 – Arrive to PingXiang
10:00 – Private vans to the base of the mountain
11:30 – Local lunch
12:30 – Drop off to the trailhead
13:30 – Start hiking
19:00 – Arrive to the tent city
19:00 – check in for tents
19:30 – Dinner
20:30 – Games and drinks by the bonfire
06:00 – Sunrise
08:00 – Breakfast
09:00 – Start hiking down
11:00 – Option to take cable down from here
14:30 – Reaching the base of the mountain
15:30 – Lunch at a local restaurant
17:00 – Private vans back to Pingxiang
20:00 – Depart to Guangzhou
23:38 – Arriving Guangzhou