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We took a taxi from Shangri-La to Drum Mountain which cost about CNY 50. You can choose the option to walk up or by bus (CNY 10 per person 1 way) or by cable car (CNY 50 1-way or CNY 70 round trip). The cables car is old fashioned which sits only 2 persons. There are 2 staff…
Enjoyed taking the cable car up, exploring the trails and temples and had a wonderful night view of Fuzhou (Asian cities are great to see at night). Taxi can be difficult to get after the crowds die down, but the subway is nearby and very easy to navigate.
nice place to visit, can be combined with a visit to GuLing. Best is to walk up via thecbig road that is used for cars and walk down via the walking stair path.
We were driven up to the top in a MPV. About 20 mins from the base. Try not to have a heavy breakfast as one might get uncomfortable during the winding drive up. Could not enjoy the city sight as it was foggy. Visited the huge temple at the top. I am told the vegetarian lunch is…
Everything is under construction and you have to pay to see everything 60 for weekend and 40 rmb for weekdays, which are foreigner prices. You pay 70 return for cable car up. The value is not worth the cost. Everything blocked and sign posts are not clear. I got lost several…