Tiger Leaping Gorge is a scenic canyon on the Jinsha River. It is located 60 kilometers north of Lijiang. It is part of the Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas World Heritage Site. In this tour, you will trek the gorge that doesn't require a strenuous walk. It is ideal for those who don't want to exhaust themselves during a vacation! It is easy walking, mostly flat or downhill. Also suitable for families with children.
Feel free to personalize this offer with Dan.
It takes about 1.5 hours from Lijiang to TLG.
Purchase the entrance tickets (65RMB), and our driver will drop you here.
Walk uphill along a small road for about 1.5 hours. Along the way you will enjoy spectacular views of the Tiger Leaping Gorge and the “5 Fingers” of the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain.
In the afternoon you continue walk on a high trail for another 2 hours until you reach the Half Way House where you can have a short rest. Once again your efforts are rewarded with magnificent views of the Jade Dragon Mountain.
Continue for another two hours downhill to Tina’s Guesthouse. From here your driver will drive you back to your hotel in Lijiang.
Air conditioned vehicle
Drinks & Meals
Entrance fees, Tiger Leaping Gorge: about 6 USD/person
* This tour is subject to the weather condition. It's not recommended to trek on a rainy day, which will make the road slippery and there's a risk of landslides.
* Please wear comfortable shoes and prepare enough food and drinks supplies.
Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
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The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.
Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.
No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.
Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.