For young travel-lovers, hiking is a good way to explore the best of a place. In this way, you not only pay a visit to the normal but famous attractions but also find some interesting but less-visited place. In China, tourists can experience the magnificent mountains, the fantastic rivers and beaches, the historical and cultural heritages. Although it is not easy for hikers to explore China, it is worth your efforts. The following hiking routes will be listed for your reference.
No. 1 Three Gorges of Yangtze River
Undoubtedly, Yangtze River should not be missed because of magnificent, charming and elegant sights along the river. Hiking through the Three Gorges will make you experience the pure natural beauty. But before you hiking, you should prepare fully and make a detailed hiking plan because hiking Three Gorges are full of risk.
No. 2 The Great Wall
As a Chinese saying goes “He who doesn’t reach the Great Wall is not a true man”, the Great Wall is a must-see for your hiking journey in China. But for most hikers, it is impossible to hike the whole journey, so most of visitors choose the part of the Great Wall. The most popular hiking sections are from Miyun to Jinshanling, Jinshanling to Simatai and Gubeikou to Jinshanling.
No.3 Mt. Everest
Climbing Mt.Everest is a big challenge for most hikers and the difficulties and dangers will be unimaginable so you should make sure that your body condition are the best to start your journey. Before your journey, you should check and ask the locals the most-climbed routes. By the way, you should prepare some standing drugs and specific drug to resist sickness of high altitude.
No. 4 Motuo
Motuo is situated at the southeast of the Tibetan Autonomous Region. Until now it is still the only county in China with no highway. Here you can witness the images of Shangri-la. It is also the paradise for adventurers and travellers. It will takes you about 9 days to finish the 80-kilometer route from Peixiang to Damu.
No. 5 Tiger Leaping Gorge
IIt is a very famous place in China to hike. You will meet hikers of different nationalities and complexions. The gorge is located 60 kilometers north of Lijiang City, Yunnan. It will take you about two days. By the way, it is not very difficult and dangerous to hike by comparison with that of Mt.Everest.