Activities

Activities

From intimate moments for two to experiencing natural beauty at its finest, Banyan Tree Lijiang will help create memories you will cherish forever.

On Resort

On Resort

At the resort you can look forward to Banyan Tree’s award-winning spa experience and a host of other facilities, including a gym and sauna.

Around Resort

Around Resort

In Lijiang, the call of the wild mingles effortlessly with the genteel bustle of scenic medieval towns. Discover astounding natural sights on a day tour to the Tiger Leaping Gorge or Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. Shop to your heart’s content for charming historical artifacts on a city tour of the old town. There is a story behind every encounter in this land of warm smiles and spectacular landscapes.

Reservations: To insure availability, we suggest that you book your trek well in advance. Reservations are confirmed on a first come, first served basis. Choose an alternate trek in case your first choice is taken.

Private Tours: Private tours are available for guests who desire to proceed with their own tour without outsiders joining (limited to 1 to 4 guests per private group). Tours are subject to guide availability and weather conditions. A surcharge applies.

Prices: Prices are inclusive of 10% service charge and 5% government tax.

Guest Cancellations: Cancellations have to be made known to our tour staff by 6pm of the day prior to the trek programs to avoid incurring cancellation charges. A 100% cancellation fee will apply for any cancellation received after that.

Cancellation of Trek: Safety is paramount. We reserve the right to cancel any trek at our discretion to ensure the wellbeing and safety of our guests. If we are forced to cancel a trek because of adverse weather or trail conditions, we will reschedule your trek, or your money will be fully refunded. Our responsibility is limited to refunding the trek fee only.

Begin your explorations with these tours and treks, which are done either on foot, horseback or bicycle.

 

List of Activities

The Wenhai Trail

Cradled by a sea of verdant foliage, the Wenhai Lake fills and diminishes according to the seasons.

The Wenhai Trail

Cradled by a sea of verdant foliage, the Wenhai Lake fills and diminishes according to the seasons.

Liming Adventure

Listen out for the undulating rhythms of Naxi music while visiting the Stone Drum Park and the Old Bridge.

Liming Adventure

Listen out for the undulating rhythms of Naxi music while visiting the Stone Drum Park and the Old Bridge.

Lashi Lake Adventure Tour

Explore the largest highland lake in Lijiang also known as the “Paradise of Migratory Birds”.

Lashi Lake Adventure Tour

Explore the largest highland lake in Lijiang also known as the “Paradise of Migratory Birds”.

Old Town Shopping Tour

Browse through the many charming handicraft and antique shops in the old town.

Old Town Shopping Tour

Browse through the many charming handicraft and antique shops in the old town.

Dongba Culture Tour

Embark on a magical tour of Dongba culture with this in-depth look at Dongba shamanistic practices and its age-old scriptures.

Dongba Culture Tour

Embark on a magical tour of Dongba culture with this in-depth look at Dongba shamanistic practices and its age-old scriptures.

Baisha Adventure Bike Tour

This tour takes you deep into the heart of two famous ancient towns, Shuhe old town and Baisha village.

Baisha Adventure Bike Tour

This tour takes you deep into the heart of two famous ancient towns, Shuhe old town and Baisha village.

Tiger Leaping Gorge Tour

According to local folklore, the gorge acquired its name because a tiger leapt over its swirling waters.

Tiger Leaping Gorge Tour

According to local folklore, the gorge acquired its name because a tiger leapt over its swirling waters.

Lijiang Adventure City Bike Tour

Explore the fringes of The Black Dragon Pool, popularly known as the Jade Spring Pool, lies at the foot of the Elephant Mountain.

Lijiang Adventure City Bike Tour

Explore the fringes of The Black Dragon Pool, popularly known as the Jade Spring Pool, lies at the foot of the Elephant Mountain.

Xiang Gu Qing

Arrive at Xiang Gu Qing in Weixi and visit a Lisu village for an intriguing cultural tour of the indigenous tribe’s way of life.

Xiang Gu Qing

Arrive at Xiang Gu Qing in Weixi and visit a Lisu village for an intriguing cultural tour of the indigenous tribe’s way of life.

Dali Tour

Explore intriguing age-old temples and monuments like the famous Tang Dynasty Three Pagodas.

Dali Tour

Explore intriguing age-old temples and monuments like the famous Tang Dynasty Three Pagodas.

Jade Dragon Snow Mountain

Resembling a sleeping dragon in repose, Jade Dragon Snow Mountain slumbers majestically at 18,000 feet above sea level.

Jade Dragon Snow Mountain

Resembling a sleeping dragon in repose, Jade Dragon Snow Mountain slumbers majestically at 18,000 feet above sea level.