Wulong Karst is an amazing natural treasure. It is a cluster of several karst landscapes, consisitng of gorges, natural bridges, caves, eroded dolines, shafts and underground streams. THese karst landforms developed in the carbonate rocks, vividly recording the development and evolution of karst terrain in the three gorges area since Pleistocene Era. Lotus Cave, Three Natural Bridges and Houping Giant Doline are the three representative attractions in this area, other activity including canoneing in Huangjuedu gorge, Longshui gorge canyoning, Lotus river boating.
Location: Wulong, Chongqing
Tour type: Private
Fitness level: moderate
Time of travel recommended: March-July, September-November
Day 1: Chongqing-Wulong
Pick up from hotel, set off on highway 250km to Wulong, bypassing Fuling country, with views of moutains, rivers, terrace field. Arrive at Jiangkou old town at the intersection of Furong river and Wu river, drive up the mountain 40Km to Furong Karst Cave, 1.5 hr trekking in the under earth world. Down to Furong river, take a cruise into the Furong Gorge (optional). Later, drive up Xian Nv Mountain. Wulong Impression night show (optional). Overnight at Xian Nv Mountain town.
Day 2: Wulong-Chongqing
After breakfast, pick up by guide, set off to Three Natural Gorges. Three Natural Gorges is the core reserve of Karst National Park, which is consist of three 150- 200 meters high natural stone bridges, and 1000 meter wide natural sinkholes. 2 hrs trekking in the gorge. Brief lunch. Later, head to Longshui Gorge. Longshui Gorge is the extend of Three Natural Gorges, formed under earth river washing. 1.5 hrs trekking in the gorge. At last, set off on highway 250km back to Chongqing.
Rate: from 160USD/person