Take you to know the Gorge

 Take you into the spiritual realm

of Sean’s Spring Guesthouse

 

Just like that song, maybe love is waiting by erhai lake, maybe the story is happening, it is better to go west to Dali.Today, Today, I'd like to introduce you to the world famous for "breathtaking" and one of the four big gorges in the world and the deepest gorge in China. It is the deepest canyon in the world. It must be a pity not to go to tiger leaping gorge when you are in shangri-la and lijiang.We have all heard that in July and August, yunnan is in the rainy season. Tiger leaping gorge is in bad weather, and the roads often collapse.However, it does not affect the hiking path of tiger leaping gorge. There are clouds, rain and many kinds of flowers and plants, making it a good time for photography lovers to travel gorge. Open to tourists all year round, it is the most livable area with the temperature from 1650m to 2400m above sea level and the temperature from zero to 34c (in January).

Tiger leaping gorge scenic area is under the jurisdiction of shangri-la city, including the upper tiger gorge; The middle tiger gorge; The lower tiger gorge and the mountain trail are made up to four partsthe whole gorge is 17 km long and the winding road is 25 km. this canyon is located in the upper reaches of the gold sand river, between the haba snow mountain in shangri-la city in the west and the yulong snow mountain in the east, 80 kilometers from the downtown area of lijiang city and 110 kilometers from the downtown area of shangri-la city. With a drop of more than 3,900 meters gorge, it is one of the deepest canyons in the world. the narrowest part of the river, only about 30 meters, legend has it that the tiger down the mountain, ones step on the rocks across the river, so called tiger leaping gorge. there are 18 perilous shoals, up to 10 meters of 7 falls, 10 times fold the camp. The tiger leaping gorge is 1,800 meters above sea level

The yulong snow mountain on the southeast bank is 5,596 meters above sea levelFacing the gorge on the right side of the mountain steep, almost cliff, no way to find

 Haba snow mountain on the west bank is 5,396 meters above sea level. The slope on the left side of the hill is a little slow up. there is a road (east ring line of shangri-la tourism) that is necessary to enter the tiger leaping gorge scenic area.The upper tiger gorge point is a section of the tour group to cope with view the gorge, the origin of the tiger leaping gorge and the essence of the tour have to enter to the middle tiger gorge for experience.

 

The upper Tiger gorge is nine kilometers away from the tiger leaping gorge town. The middle of the river  was boulders, lying in midstream, such as a lower organ threshold vertical sight, the torrent is split in two, rough It is said that there was once a tiger borrowed this huge stone, from the side of haba snow mountain, jumped to yulong snow mountain side, hence the name tiger leaping gorge. Further on, on the cliff on the other side of the river, the silhouette of a naxi women, formed by the erosion of divine power, can be seen faintly, as her riding a horse in the mountains. The local people call this silhouette "achang local rice".It is said that she rode on a white horse and was looking if a flerce beast comes out to harm man or beast, it will shout loudly in the mountains. Magical imagination, magnificent scenery, it was add a fascinating color to the landscape.

  Middle tiger leaping gorge is the narrowest and most powerful scenic spot in the whole scenic area, and the most shocking section of canyon rapps. The walnut garden section of

 

Middle tiger leaping gorge is a 90-degree vertical screen from the river surface to the

peak 3900 meters high, worthy of being the deepest canyon in the world.From walnut garden village into the middle tiger gorge, relatively easy to ease a lot, the rugged mountain path suddenly appeared a huge deep groove: jade dragon snow mountain towering clouds, seems to be a giant pledge splitting an axe, with a knife cut a deep canyons, on the way of road tunnel is 1958, the excavation for material handling service road,is total artificial a hammer a chisel type work. when Sean was service and bring food for water rafting group of LuoYang(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A643jtjJ0J8 / https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rLmbvP8Fst0&t=29s),in the summer of 1985 is not an individual consciousness to the tiger leaping gorge tourism yet. tiger leaping gorge in the legendary 1921 American geographers Locke wear gorge on the inspection has been a rapid abortion lightning almost sank in to river, so conspicuous. Pedestrians have to the one side of the ravine take hold the bushes and trees to pull oneself up, carefully down to the bottom, from the bottom by using hands and feet, climbed up the hill,sweating,Over straight rock thousand meters  trail .

 

The lower gorge section if more than 1000 m depth under the deep,is end of the tiger leaping gorge, here is the most strange smooth slide block hill, a piece of rock from the river go straight into the sky wards to the west, is also the center of the magnitude 7.1 earthquake in 1997, the huge of a layer rock fall and fill in river, the wall broken river more than 1 hour, the gorge as named as a "high flat lake gorge".The slide-slab also left an undeveloped karst cave (a magic stalactite).

In addition to the legend, people in the 1980s will remember the famous yangtz river water rafting through tiger leaping gorge in history. In 1985, the rafting team completed the whole course of the Yangtze river rafting, and became the heroes of that era, as the position of the women's volleyball team, which won five consecutive championships, has become the focus of attention. and interested friends can find "Sean’s spring G.H" owner Sean Spring Xia, he once served as the guide of the floating team and bring food service.

Tiger leaping gorge hiking trail: no matter start from the Sean’s spring G.H wards upstream or from the tiger leaping gorge town (head of bridge) downstream can be chosen according to their own physical conditions, is one of the world's top 10 boutique hiking adventure route,there are waterfalls and streams 8; Six villages with mountain views; Gorge scenery, historical sites,It is the tea horse trail left by the horse's hooves, rural scenery, YuLong snow mountain and haba snow mountain view, can experience rural life, is a collective training and enjoy as one of the resort.

 

If you want to have a happy time, you need to make sure the place to stay also have to be comfortable, where should you go? Tiger leaping gorge holiday plan stay which one is better, you have to find the media focus of the tiger leaping gorge Seans spring Guesthouse, it has been CCTV and phoenix TV repeated reports of a more legendary G.H. It is a good reputation has been a hotel, lets the editor take you to have look !

Feeling a bright, the majestic nature, a scene a thing, the inn is located in a clever location and natural scenery and complement each other. At a glance, the sky is far away, nature gives us unlimited scenery to give a person a sense of warmth, no one does not like this style.

 

Follow the river up a winding mountain path on the shangri-la (zhongdian) side, there is a small village called "walnut garden" on the slope hillside, whose residents mostly build their houses with stone slabs.Tourists walking through the gorge, whether from the head bridge town or from the Daju town start in the morning, whether by road or haba mountain high path, just arrived here in the afternoon for dinner and over night, so walnut garden has become a special tiger leaping gorge scenery. Here you can dream of the waves and hear the legend of the canyon inn story. Walnut garden at night is a quiet only the sound of the river, the two sides of the snow mountains do not see the corridor, the stars line up, here in the dream, are the dream of the turbulent waves.When late at night, when you lie down to rest by the roaring fire, the rush of the river, the strong river and the sound of the waves are mixed together, faintly make you feel the slight shiver when the raging waves hit the gorge, as if sleeping in a ship sailing in the waves, there is a strange feeling of freshness. Wake up in the morning open a window, the face is the mountain wall of fumigated paint color, you can feel suddenly at this moment in the canyon,to the pedestrian of tiger leaping gorge, often sleep in the countryside of this do not have amorous feelings to experience the celestial world.

The inn was built in 1983 and has a history of 36 years. It is located in Walnut Garden village in the heart of tiger leaping gorge, covering an area of about 1500 square meters.The Sean’s spring inn was the first shop in the canyon. It is a special family inn of Tibetan and han folk dwellings with the management philosophy of environmental protection, aid to students, aid to the disabled, aid to the poor, cultural exchange, care for nature, simple and high-quality life style. Sean’s Guesthouse owner "Sean is the Tibetan in  Shangri-la, is disabled, but with a stubborn spirit and clever mind, his wife Margo is Australia's 1996 visit to Tiger Leaping Gorge, stay in Sean’s Guesthouse met each other and have a romantic love," Sean’s Spring inn "with the" foreign wife "seems to have gradually hilarious, Margo’s coming and married with Sean's, legend attracted travel through gorge past tourists at home and abroad. Will give you across the tiger leaping gorge add a few warm and romantic colors.

 

It is this perfect blend of Chinese and western culture that the innkeeper has launched a "chinese-english menu" combining local cuisine to provide hot food service and the most delicious Chinese and western food and local flavor, bringing local cuisine to the international market.

 

In the early 1980s, when China was reforming and opening up, travelers from Europe and the United States listed tiger leaping gorge as a holy land for mountain tourism in southwest China, and even included it in geography textbooks and tourism manuals of European and American countries. Tiger leaping gorge ranks far above kunming and even yunnan province in national geographic literature and global tourist destinations.This be held in high repute continues to now !

 

Sean’s spring inn grounds are available in the open-air restaurant under the tree 80 people dining at the same time and see the winds static star, elegant environment, Sean’s spring inn is a place where you can really calm down and be in a daze, can face the jade dragon snow mountain screen, in the garden, Imagine the Buddha and statue opposite, is our natural landscape and a good place for relax all back pressure, Guests 80% for Europe and the United States, is also a paradise of learning a foreign language, intersection of the bridge between Chinese

 

and western culture.Over past the 30 years, Sean’s spring inn has won the trust of tourists at home and abroad for its simple and honest family service, and the appreciation of tourists for its harmonious architecture and international food and health service. Yulong snow mountain to the east of the Sean’s spring inn is also the site of the earliest large-scale outdoor music festival in China, and yulong snow mountain in lijiang has become an international music brand festival. Yulong snow mountain has indispensable status and influence in the hearts of the majority of fans, but also has the help of top singers. Among them, the inn where Cui jian and other star singers stay is the "Sean’s spring inn", which is endowed with legendary flavor in this article.The owner Sean spring Xia, has attracted the attention of the authorities for his unique personality and spirit of serving the local people.

 

Interior is given priority to with woodiness structure, sound insulation effect is excellent, woodiness is a kind of natural, healthy and the material that has affinity extremely. Wood is also a natural insulator, a very effective insulator for separating heat from cold and hot a good insulator, and a good noise absorber. The grain is natural, high-grade beautiful, give a person a kind of return to nature feeling above all, built good accommodation environment for the dweller. Close contact with nature, return to the original ecology.

Cross arm in the side of the huge Windows, open eyes you will see,surrounded by mountains. Good layout of French window makes the bedroom daylighting multiplies, at the same time standing in French window can panoramic view canyon and rural scenery.

 

Coincidental collocation makes a person look brand-new.

Wide daylight area, benefit light to maximize enter, you can enjoy sunshine on the bed, achieve the brightness of indoor light, highlight indoor capacious,

 

give a person the feeling of open, with the perfect collocation of woodiness structure, let a person approach nature infinitely. With the beautiful scenery around the echo, is a relaxing holiday resort

Sleeping at night with the sound of the tiger leaping gorge is also a great blessing.

 

Independent bathroom, natural stone and wood structure, view through large glass yulong snow mountain and the whole walnut garden village as well as the canyon, 24 hours guaranteed hot showers and bath (is the only home made of stone and River stones bath).There are also the most sanitary western-style flushing toilets in tiger leaping gorge, fully automatic washing and drying machine and other facilities (the most prestigious silent flushing toilets in the whole tiger leaping gorge), is the first hotel in the whole region without smell of toilets, have fun, stay comfortable, tiger leaping gorge Sean’s spring inn will be your best choice.

Tiger Leaping Gorge Seans package tour!

This tour trip covers all Gorge views and it is the quintessential trekking trip for special people. Dear traveller, welcome to travel with Sean's Eco-tour Real travel.This tour trip covers all Gorge views and it is the quintessential trekking trip for special people.

      Dear traveller, welcome to travel with Sean's Eco-tour Real trekking tour, real trekking, well also please be understand this is an independent trip in this area, not join with big tour group, away of from the crowded group and city to relax your all body, is depending on your condition design. The options were carefully planned with you and nature in mind. I believe this is truly a unique and special way to experience the beauty of Yunnan and the Tibetan area whilst supporting the rural economy and culture-exchange with the local minority people in a personal way. During each Eco-tour, you will be taught to help the local people in protecting nature and keeping the area clean, providing voluntary support to the local schools and sharing your time with young children and people with leprosy too.

Package 1Five Days Lijiang via Wenhai,Gorge Back to Lijiang.

Day 1- breakfast at Lijiang, hiking about 4-5 hours to wenhai, lunch picnic, diner, sleep in Eco-tour G.H.

Day 2-breakfast at Eco-tour G.H, hiking 5-6 hours down to longpan, lunch picnic, diner, sleep in Qiaotou hotel. Day 3 breakfast, start gorge hiking, lunch with Naxi family, dinner, sleep in guest house,have look the Service .

Day 4- breakfast at tea house, walk to Sean's Guest House, lunch, dinner, overnight at Sean's .

Day 5- breakfast at Sean's G.H, car to Lijiang, lunch, flight from lijiang to Kunming.

Package 2Two days trip from Lijiang via Gorge back to Lijiang.

Day 1,early morning pick up from lijiang hotel, two hours drive by private car to Qiaotou, then half hours  drive from Qiaotou to Seans Guest-house, have lunch (original western food). After lunch 2-4 hours trip hike down and back for the middle gorge to feel the gorge power. Over night in Seans place (over 4 star room).

Day 2, have breakfast, 3hours hike up to the top back of Seans Guest-house Haba mountain hill peak(3000meters, Gorge is beautiful, but this trip is amazing view of all in this area trip), on the way view the local peoples farmer live and souse of walnut Garden, have pack lunch ,look over all Gorge of three sections point and all jade dragon snow mountain range wall. After lunch 2hours trek down back to Seans place, Dinner and over night in Seans. have look and link the Service .

Day 3. early morning private car take to Lijiang or Shangri-la !

Package 3, Three days trip from Lijiang via Gorge back to Lijiang.

Day 1,early morning pick up from lijiang hotel, two hours drive by private car to Qiaotou, then half hours drive from Qiaotou to Seans Guest-house, have lunch (original western food). After lunch 2-4 hours trip hike down and back for the middle gorge to feel the gorge power. Over night in Seans place (over 4 star room). Have look Sean's location on google earth:

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Day 2,  have breakfast, 3hours hike up to the top back of Seans Guest-house Haba mountain hill peak(3000meters, Gorge is beautiful, but this trip is amazing view of all in this area trip), on the way view the local peoples farmer live and souse of walnut Garden, have pack lunch ,look over all Gorge of three sections point and all jade dragon snow mountain range wall. After lunch 2hours trek down back to Seans place, Dinner and over night in Seans. have look the Service .

Day 3, trekking around big waterfall with bamboo forest (the view over all the high trail and amazing), 2hours hike up over view all gorge, 2hours trekking cross waterfall and back to Seans place, Dinner and over night in Seans hotel.

Package 4Five days trip around Seans place. 

Day 1, pick up from Lijiang, two and half hours drive by private car to Seans Guest-house, have food, check time then doing some short walk, over night in Seans Inn.

Day 2, have breakfast, 3hours hike up to the top back of Seans Guest-house Haba mountain hill peak(3000meters, Gorge is beautiful, but this trip is amazing view of all in this area trip), on the way view the local peoples farmer live and souse of walnut Garden, have pack lunch, look over all Gorge of three sections point and all jade dragon snow mountain range wall. After lunch 2hours trek down to see the river power then back to Seans place, Dinner and over night in Seans.

Day 3, trekking around big waterfall with bamboo forest, 2hours hike up, 2hours trekking cross waterfall and back to Seans place, Dinner and over night in Seans hotel.

Day 4, have breakfast, half hour car drive 10km way, then doing the 5hours Gorge high trail trekking backwards to Seans place. On the way pass by Yacha village, Bendiwan village and 8 waterfalls, lunch in high trail, Dinner and over night in Seans hotel.

Day 5, Have breakfast, private car one and half hour drive to Haba village, two and half hours drive up to bai shui tai (white water terrace), we could choose for hike three hours up and down to see the traditional Naxi and Yi; Hui minority people with work in the fields terrace, have lunch At Yi farmily. Then two hours drive back to Seans place, Dinner and over night in Seans

Day 6, Have breakfast, trekking down to the Gorge river to fell the river power,then come back about two hours trip, private car drive out to Lijiang, Shangri-la or the other place !!

 

Regular individual passenger line 1: by car: lijiang or shangri-la -- tiger leaping gorge town (qiaotou) -- tiger leaping gorge ticket office

From lijiang or shangri-la, there are many buses passing the bridge and taking the regular bus in lijiang.Shangri-la - tiger leaping gorge town ticket around 35 yuan;By bus in lijiang;Tickets to shangri-la - China tiger leaping gorge are around 55 yuan.At present, the morning departure time is generally 7:10, 7:50 and 8:30, 9:15 from lijiang to white water terrace through tiger leaping gorge.The number of buses in the afternoon varies greatly, but there are usually two or three buses leaving the terminal between 12:30 and 15:00. It will take about 2 hours for all parties to reach the Gorge town. When visitors enter the tiger leaping gorge, they need to purchase a ticket. The ticket price is 45 yuan, with a special admission fee for more then 65 years old and student of 22.5 yuan.In lijiang, shangri-la cafes or qiaotou inn can be obtained by the Sean’s spring inn on the tiger leaping gorge hiking route map, you can call in advance to consult the canyon weather, road conditions, we will give you the most satisfactory answer, or you can also ask the tiger leaping gorge who has passed through the tourists.

Regular walk in line 2: ride: lijiang to Daju ferry, lijiang  big bus station to Daju took 3 hours, 24 yuan/person, if you want to continue take to ferry, pay extra 10 yuan, namely sit, lijiang to new ferry fare 34 yuan. 

Regular route from lijiang to tiger leaping gorge town (the head bridge) and enter to tiger leaping gorge. If you start from lijiang, you'd better go to tiger-leaping gorge town(qiaotou) and enter tiger-leaping gorge.This can save jade dragon snow mountain entrance fee 80 yuan and lijiang ancient town protection fee 80 yuan.If it is?Cross the line,  pass through the tiger leaping gorge to daju and then back to lijiang. On the way to yulong snow mountain yak maddle or blue moon gorge, but also free of yulong mountain ticket 100 yuan and lijiang ancient town protection fee 50 yuan!

Booking hotlinemobile phone number:15894367846 13988733935

Email:tigerleapinggorges@gmail.com

QQ: 672176873 zip code:674402

WeChat: 13988733935 / 15894365138 

Official website: http://www.tigerleapinggorge.com/

Address: Diqing prefecture, yunnan province, China Shangri-La(zhongdian) city tiger leaping gorge town YongSheng Walnut Garden village.

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