Qigong Study & Practice in China
15-day China Study Tour
Depart San Francisco or Los Angeles via Air China to Shanghai
Morning visit to the Yuyuan Gardens. Afternoon train to Hangzhou
Stay at Nanjing Sanatorium at beautiful West Lake. 8:00 Breakfast. Morning
Qigong study 9-12:00. Lunch break 12:00-2:00. Afternoon sightseeing. Early
evening meditation practice. Most evenings free or practice.
Morning departure by bus from Hangzhou to Tunxi (about six hours) through
beautiful mountain scenery. Upon arrival, transfer to International Hotel.
Bus to Mt. Huang , famous Yellow Mountain. Spend one night at the base
of the mountain in Taoyuan Hotel. Enjoy the view of the mountains while
hiking scenic paths at the foot of Mt. Huang.
We'll take the cable car up to the top of Mt. Huang. Thirty-minute walk
to the Xihai Hotel, where we will stay on the summit of the mountain.
For two days, we will enjoy the most magnificent, romantic and poetic
mountains of China. A Ming Dynasty poet once said: "No one will care
to see other mountains after touring Mt. Huang."
Tour Mt. Huang's neighboring area. Visit the Daoist Qiyun Mountain. We
will spend two days visiting this remote village, which has two temples
and the fabulous Daoist Grotto with 1100-year-old carvings and many caves
full of Daoist divinities. This is a little known area and so is not generally
overrun with the usual tourist crowd.
Visit Laojie, "Ancient Market Street," a busy old-style market
with scrolls, jade, silk, and tea for sale a low prices. Fly to Shanghai
in late afternoon. Stay overnight at ZhaoAn Hotel.
Journey from Shanghai Airport; arrive Los Angeles or San Francisco the
same day with stories on the flight and emotional parting from new Qigong