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Tongshan

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Tongshan is in Lin'An in Province Zhejiang.

Mountains in Tongshan

Understand[edit]

Tongshan (同山村) is a mountain village in the Lin'an area. The mountains run along the border between Anhui province and Zhejiang province.

Get in[edit]

Bus from Hangzhou to Huachang, then bus or taxi up the mountain road to Tongshan.


See[edit][add listing]

The mountains are the main attraction in Tongshan. Enjoy a walk on any of the farmer's paths along the valley or up to the Hickory trees planted along the mountain sides.

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Hui Hang Gu Dao, [1]. Walk the Hui-Hang Gu Dao - the ancient trail from Anhui to Hangzhou. It is a 6-hour walk from Jixi in Anhui to the end-of-the-road on top of the hill from Tongshan.  edit
  • Stone Great Wall, Shishilong, [2]. Spectacular rock with a cable-slide. You walk up one cliff and glide over to the other where you can then walk down. 80.  edit

Buy[edit][add listing]

Fresh roasted Hickory nuts in the fall is the most famous delicacy. There is a small nut-processing factory in Tongshan, where you can get a bag for 120 RMB/kg.


Sleep[edit][add listing]

Hiker's Hostel

Hiker's Hostel, 72 Shishilong, Tongshan village, Maxiao County, Linan City, Zhejiang Province ((close to Stone Great Wall ticket gate)), 0571-63620608. Zhejiang Hiker's Hostel is a family run simple hotel. Some rooms have shared shower/wc. Breakfast 6 RMB, dinner 30 RMB/person (2012). Ms Cheng will cook local delicacies made from freshly picked vegetables and pork from the village farm. 30RMB/person. (+30° 8' 32.49,+118° 56' 58.94) edit

Get out[edit]

Take morning bus to Hangzhou at 6:30 AM.

Reference[edit]

[Viewfinder - guide to getaways out of Shanghai]





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