Expedition Yunnan 2019 (Non-Members)
Number of participants: 15
The trip will span over 13 days in Yunnan, China. Arriving in Kunming, we will be taking a long train ride to Lijiang. In Lijiang, we will be embarking on a 2 days 1 night trek at the scenic Tiger Leaping Gorge! After the 2 days trek, we will be heading to Yubeng. On the way there, we will stop by Feilaisi and Shangri-La for some minor treks and sightseeing. At Yubeng, we will be trekking for 3 days from Upper Yubeng to Lower Yubeng! You can expect to see great views of Yubeng village and also visit a historical base camp. After the trek, we will head back to Lijiang and then to Kunming for our well deserved R&Rs.
The difficulty level of this trek will be 3.5/5 as we will be trekking in Yubeng which is said to be quite difficult as it consist of high elevation, long walking duration and distances. Hence, we strongly urge that you have a basic level of physical conditioning and fitness!
Cost: Non-members: $1300 SGD // Members: $1250 SGD (5% off for Rovers members, capped at $50)
Includes: Airfare, local transport, accommodation, trekking guides & permits.
Does not include: Meal costs, VISA, expenses during R&R and personal medication.
Important things that I need to take note before signing up:
- As meals are not covered under this trip, the trek company is UNABLE to confirm that we are able to find halal and vegetarian meals.
- Do bring some warm clothes as it will be cold!!!
- Proper trekking shoes are really important!