Mount Emei Xiuhu International Holiday Hotel
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... skills we guess.
The bus ride back was the same story, road works cutting the road down to one lane, and the same old traffic jam and horns blasting.
Tomorrow we are visiting Chengdu's Giant Panda breeding research base before catching a flight in the evening to Lijiang in the Yunnan province.
Looking forward to getting down into the warmer country side - less city's and less honking horns.
From Chengdu I hopped a bus and stopped in Leshan for the day to see the Giant Buddha, then hopped back on the bus to continue on the Emeishan for some hiking in the next day or two.
Was very fortunate and got clear blue skies on the summit with a sea of clouds below. apparently fairly rare. it rains there 200 days of the year.
... to sell us fruit and an old woman trying to show me some fancy bamboo walking stick haha. We first walked up to a very giant bell in the centre of the plaza which was really neat. Then we saw some carvings in the side of the mountain, of the Buddha and some ancient folk tales depicted in the grottoes. We ended up walking for a couple hours around this really nice forest... it kind of had a rainforest feel to it. We saw a few pretty birds, a massive spider, ...
6:30am start. Left Teddy Bear hostel & walked to eastern entrance. Met Tim from Germany. Walked 2hrs to main entrance and monkey zone. Lots of monkeys. Met two Chinese girls and crossed through monkey zone in a group armed with bamboo sticks. 12hr walk to top of mountain. Arrived at hotel at 9pm in dark and heavy ...
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thousand words, so check out the photos. I know there are a lot though I took
well over six hundred photos so you're just looking at the cream of the crop.
Emei Shan is 3077 metres high and the walk from the bottom to top is about
36km. The distance alone would be enough of a challenge, though the added
difficulty of ascending about 2500m in elevation made this walk an epic
challenge. The trail was almost all steps – one ...
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