Fri, Jul 28|
Gouqi Island Abandoned Village&Beach Getaway
Let’s go to Gouqi Island located at Zhoushan of Zhejiang province, explore the beauty of China's seaside ghost town: Stunning images show how an abandoned fishing village became a green wonderland swallowed up by mother nature.
Time & Location
Jul 28, 12:00 AM – Jul 30, 11:50 PM
Zhoushan, Gouqi Island, Shengsi County, Zhoushan, China, 202458
About the event
Destination: Gouqi Island, Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province (浙江省嵊泗枸杞岛)
July 28-30th, 2023
Group size: 10-40 people
Accommodation and Meals: 2 nights at a local guest house with daily breakfast, Chinese group meals, western breakfast
Bus pick up: 6-9am(depending on the ferry schedule) at 250 Huashan Road Kunlun Hotel, Jing'an
Hiking Difficult Rating: ★☆☆☆☆ Suitable for all physically fit people
Day One People meet up at 6am and depart from Shanghai. Please kindly note that we need to catch the ferry so be punctual! We will arrive at Xiaoyangshan Dock after two hours coach ride. Take a ferry to 【Gouqi Island】 .Enjoy the refreshing breeze and the breath-taking coastal skyline. You will have a picnic lunch prepared by yourselves. After a journey on the sea, we'll take shuttle car to the local inn/ guest house for check in. In the afternoon,【The Mountain and Sea Wonders】will be in the schedule. Along the coastal hiking route recommended by us, you will be guided to appreciate 【The Aquatic Farm】 and the beautiful sunset. In the evening, you will head back to the guest house and enjoy delicious local dishes for dinner. When darkness falls, the fun social party begins with flickering bonfire, alcohols, chitchat, and cosy sea breeze. We promise you a memorable experience at this romantic starry night! Breakfast: N Lunch:N Dinner: Y Accommodation: guest house on island
Day Two Enjoy your free time in the morning or take a relaxing walk along the coast. A Chinese and western style breakfast will be ready for you at the inn. Travelers will visit 【Abandoned Fishing Village】,which is a village called Houtou Bay abandoned by the residents due to the inconvenience of transportation. The deserted village is now totallyen compassed by flourishing vines. You will feel peaceful and detached in that this fairyland has remained intact. Heading back, travelers may taste some local snacks or have a brief lunch at the café nearby. We will also lead you to 【The King Beach】, the largest beach on Gouqi Island, where you can either swim or chill for sunbath. In the evening, the bonfire party will be offered after dinner! Breakfast: Y Lunch:N Dinner: Y Accommodation: guest house on island Day Three Enjoy your free time in the morning, after breakfast you can choose to take a relaxing time, or go hiking at East Cliff with entrance ticket and transportation fee 100rmb/person, or go fishing with 200rmb/person on your own expense After lunch we will head to pier at 12:00 and take ferry at 13:30 back to Shenjiawan harbor. Our bus driver will take you back to the downtown Shanghai around 8pm Breakfast: Y Lunch:Y. Dinner: N
What's included in the price:
1: Accommodation with two nights at a local guset house on island
2: Tickets of the mentioned tourist sites, and a one-off entry ticket of the beach.
3: 5 meals: 2 Breakfasts + 1 lunch + 2 dinner, western breakfast and party alcohol & snacks
4: Transportation: Tour bus from Shanghai to Gouqi Island
5: Ferry to Gouqi Island back and forth
6: Travel insurance
7: Professional bilingual tour leader service
What's not included in the price:
1: Two Lunches
2: One-off tickets to the beach: 25 RMB/p
3: Single room supplement 500rmb(may) (Please let us know if you want a single room and transfer the single room supplement when signing up for the trip. We can also help to find a roommate for solo travelers but not guarantee. Guests need to pay for the single room supplement if at last no one else to share a room.)
4: Dongyajuebi East Cliff hiking with around 100rmb/person (price is only for reference), if you want to join
5: Other personal expense.
Several sets of clothes, sports shoes, swimming suits/bikini, goggles, towels and toiletries, shower gel, shampoo and conditioner, and waterproof bag if needed and other personal necessities.
Backpack,Accessories, Sunglasses, Sunscreen, tissue, hat/headwear, snacks, charger, mosquito repellent
Original ID/ Passport and some cash
The Following will be provided: Western style breakfast, alcohol and other Drinks with small snacks for the bonfire party, garbage bags, First-aid kits About Accommodation: The inn is located in the most developed area of Gouqi Island. Meanwhile, it is only a 5 minutes by walk away from the King Beach-the largest and most beautiful beach of Gouqi Island. The rural inn is a satisfactory place to stay compared with other guesthouses on this island. It is furnished with LCD television, AC and private bathroom. Free Wi-Fi is also available. As for meals,the enthusiastic and hospital A-yi with culinary proficiency will treat you with authentic local special dishes like extensive fresh seafood.