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Mount Emei (Emeishan)

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Emeishan 614201, China
+86 400 819 6333
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2-Day Private Tour of Leshan Grand Buddha and Emei Shan including Monastery Stay
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A scenic mountain area houses important Buddhist temples.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“golden summit” (62 reviews)
“cable car” (138 reviews)
“the bus” (92 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Emeishan 614201, China
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+86 400 819 6333
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"golden summit"
in 62 reviews
"cable car"
in 138 reviews
"the bus"
in 92 reviews
"baoguo temple"
in 14 reviews
"teddy bear hotel"
in 8 reviews
"day trip"
in 24 reviews
"hot shower"
in 4 reviews
"walking stick"
in 7 reviews
"bamboo sticks"
in 15 reviews
"long climb"
in 4 reviews
"hiking boots"
in 4 reviews
"foggy weather"
in 4 reviews
"chinese tourists"
in 17 reviews
"stay overnight"
in 8 reviews
"up hill"
in 4 reviews
"walk up"
in 12 reviews
"takes hours"
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Reviewed yesterday

Ok, firstly, I have read a few reviews stating that this place is not worth the 185RMB price tag! As I know of people who have been to this mountain and not realised the following fact, I would just like to clarify that this fee...More

Thank lyndseyringland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took bullet train from Leshan to Emei - 15 mins trip. When you exit Emei, take bus no 12 to Baogusi bus station-only CNY 1, 3 stops away. We stayed in Teddy Bear Hostel (another review on that) which located next to the bus...More

Thank imbidders
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we walked up the mountain and went back down with the bus, it was Incredible, hiking up all the stairs was a new experience, we saw some monkeys, the statue on top of the mountain is awesome!

Thank b b
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As much as I hate being negative about places our visit to Mount Emei was anything but pleasant this was not anyone's fault in particular so this review is influenced greatly by the weather. Except that I was told later that there are two cable...More

5  Thank rhommy
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

This is a beautiful place to visit with amazing views. We took the cable car up which was nice and easy and we were rewarded with great sites and a lovely day trip. The temples are amazing and definitely worth a visit. The bus ride...More

1  Thank Aussie_Traveller183
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

I started at Wannian temple and went up to Leidonping to overnight in a hotel, took me 8 hours. Then up at 4:30am but just missed sunrise.Made it to Golden Summit but could not make the top as the authorities are building a monorail. Buy...More

1  Thank Stephen T
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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Disappointed with the trip to Emei Shan. I found the mountain to be over crowded, underwhelming and expensive at 185 yuan just for entry to the mountain. Only had the day so could only do the final crowded 6km up and down to the summit....More

Thank Joe S
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

To hike mount Emei is beautiful. Awesome landscape and views. On the way up you pass several villages, temples and monasteries. Of course, hikes in China are a different experiences as in other countries. First, the pass is well prepared with proper stairs. Second, the...More

Thank rhomomit
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

We booked a two day tour to Giant Buddha (Leshan) + Emeishan via Layzbones Poshpacker Hostel in Chengdu. The cost of the tour was 1.200 RMB per person. A shared transfer picked us up at the hostel in Chengdu in the morning. The trip to...More

1  Thank Kristína P
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

We started out on a local bus (601) from near our hotel in Leshan at about 9.45 at a cost of 8CNY (about 90 pence) for a 45 kilometer journey. We were dropped off at the station in emeishan town where you buy an entry...More

2  Thank outdoorandy
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LillyW1969
May 9, 2018|
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Response from Stephen T | Reviewed this property |
I am sure the hotel at Baoguosi will store your luggage. Then just take what you need. This is what I did.
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Baby8883
July 13, 2017|
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Response from 536lilig | Reviewed this property |
For me n my friends, we took around 30-40minutes to walk from the bus drop off point to get the cable car. It's not a normal road, you have to climb up a lot of stairs... but there's a service there to bring up your parents... More
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Anna A
June 17, 2017|
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Response from Susan K | Reviewed this property |
A group of 8 of us hiked up from the gondola base and had no problem but one member of our party who came up late took the gondola up. He suffered from the altitude immediately and only felt better the next day once he got... More
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