Mt.Siguniang 5-day tour
Mt.Siguniang 5 day tour
Mt.Siguniang is located in Rilong Town, on the border of Xiaojin and Wenchuan County. Aba Autonormous Prefecture , Sichuan, China. Guniang in Chinese means girl( sisters), Si means four, so Mt.Siguniang means four girls Moutain. There are four mountain peaks : Da guniang( No.1 girl/sisiter) -aititude 5355 m , Er Guniang (No.2 girl/sister)-5454 m, San Guniang( No.3 girl/sister) 5664 m, and Si guniang( No.4 girl/sister) 7556 m.
There are three valleys you will see while going to see Mt.Siguniang: Changping Valley, Shuangqiao Valley and Haizigou. and Mt.Siguniang is located in Changping Valley, 16 km away from the entrance.
Day 1: Chengdu-Rilong town, ( about 5 hours drive if the road is good )
rest in hotel
Day 2: Changping Valley
9:00 morning drive from Rilong Town hotel to Changping Valley entrance. around 10 minutes
9:15 am hike from Lama Monstery-Kushutan-Dahaizi-Lianghekou. 12;20 arrive at Muluozi, which is a grassland of 3760 m altitude. if you are really good at hiking, you can hike to Bipenggou valley which is in another county. but you need to spend one night in the forest, not easy.
or you can ride horse in the valley.
Day 3:Haizi Valley
drive from hotel to entrance.
9:15 hike from the entrance: zhaijieping-Guozhuangping-Chaoshanping, 12:00 arrive at the service station( Dajiabao) , break and lunch .
keep hiking through the Primary Forest( or you may choose to ride a horse) , around 13:30 arrive at Dahaizi, in Chaoshanping, you can view the whole scenery of Mt.Siguniang.
Day 4: Shuangqiao Valley
all these valleys if you don't want to hike, there are sightseeing buses you can take, hip-on hip-off buses
Day 5: Rilong Town to Chengdu
drive from Rilong Town-Balang Mountain-Wolong -Ya'an -Chengdu