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HM15-Rosy Clouds Mountain Cool Summer Retreat Hike
Meeting Time   7am
Trip Length   One Day
Meeting Point   Exit C of Dongsishitiao subway station of line 2
Hiking Distance   2-20km
Hiking Duration   4 hours
Level of Difficulty   Level 2-4
Number of People   4-15
Price   600RMB
Hiking Date  
Detailed information about this hike
Highlights of this hike:
1. A nice cool retreat in summer: Rosy Clouds Mountain is 2161 meters high and it has an average temperature 10-15 degrees lower than downtown Beijing;
2. Fit for family with kids: You can take shuttle bus to the top which is above 2000 meters;
3. Awesome views for photographers;
4. Small group of maximum of 15 travelers. The group usually has 6-12 travelers;
5. No commission shopping stops.

Price and discount:
The cost is 600RMB (about 90 US$) per person. It includes transportation, entrance fees, shuttle bus, water and guides. We give 10% discount for students, members and kids under 12’s.

Detailed itinerary:
Rosy Clouds Mountain is located in Fangshan District, and 78 kilometers from the downtown Beijing. You can take shuttle bus to reach the top of the mountain which is above 2000 meters.

Rosy Clouds Mountain is a nice cool retreat with winding creeks and dense vegetation, which makes the temperature here on average 10-15 degrees Celsius lower than downtown Beijing. The Forest here is dominated by various pine trees, and the ground is dotted with wild flowers. There are more than 70 old pine trees which are hundreds years old.

The shuttle bus will take us to the summit. In this area, the meadow extends for a long distance which is about 20 kilometers. We will have our lunch on the summit. The total time is about four hours. We will have enough time to stop and look around or take pictures.

And then we will take the shuttle bus down the mountains. We will be back downtown Beijing at about 7pm.

Bad weather plan:
We will email you 2-3 days before the hike to let you know about the weather condition. If there is thunder storm, heavy rain or strong wind we will cancel the hike or change the dates.

What to bring on this hike?
1. Lunch and Snacks;
2. Sun protection: hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, long-sleeved shirt;
3. A bottle of sports drink with salt content;
4. Comfortable sport shoes (hiking boots are strongly suggested).

What is included on this hike?
1. Air-conditioned vehicle with experienced driver;
2. English-speaking hiking tour guide;
3. Entrance fees;
4. Unlimited bottled water.

What is excluded on this hike?
1. Travel insurance;
2. Cable car, chairlift, toboggan (slide way) or any other additional local facilities;
3. Personal expenses.

Level of difficulty for this hike: Level 2-4 (relaxing-challenging hikes)
Before booking this hike, please read about how difficult this hike is.

Customize this hike and make a private reservation:
In addition to our regular weekly hikes, we also offer private tours. You can customize a private hike for you, your family or your friends exclusively. Just tell us what you want and we will organize a hike for you, with places, guides, transport, food, and accommodation all taken care of. You can make a private reservation on the private tour page.

Pricing for a private tour:
Group size
Cost (per person)
1. A private tour is more flexible. Both extra distance and less distance are available.
2. Discounts are available for larger groups.
3. Prices are quoted in Chinese dollars.

1. There are risks involved in outdoor activities. Please read our Risk Acknowledgment and Waiver and inform yourself before participating.
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