Thanks to the famous Mt. Huangshan and ancient villages, Huangshan City offers lots of travel options for tourists, including hiking and mountaineering opportunities, sunrise-watching, hot spring spa, ancient village tour, etc. It is often combined with a tour of Shanghai or Hangzhou.
The Mt. Huangshan is the highlight of Huangshan City. A trip to Mt. Huangshan usually involves cable car ride to the summit, overnight stay on the mountain, sunset and sunrise watching, and hiking to see scenery like a sea of clouds. Hiking lovers can trek from West Sea Canyon to cable car station which offers the best scenery. If time permits, you can continue to visit two peaceful ancient villages in Yi County – Hongcun and Xidi, or alternatively to the Shexian County for a glimpse of Tangyue Memorial Archways and return to downtown for a stroll at Tunxi Old Street.
Going through the tour ideas below will provide you with options for your visit and help you plan an ideal itinerary: