Genting Resort Secret Garden
Beijing and Zhangjiakou will host the 2022 Winter Olympics from February 4th to 20th. By then, the Genting Resort Secret Garden will be transformed into the Genting Snow Park A and Genting Snow Park B to stage the freestyle skiing and snowboard skiing respectively.
|Ski Map of Genting Resort Secret Garden|
So far, 35 ski trails have been opened in the ski resort for beginners, intermediate skiers, and advanced skiers. Advanced Italian snow-making and grooming machines provide sufficient snow for skiers. The ski resort is equipped with a snowboard entertainment zone for snowboard skiers. Moreover, three cable lines and two magic carpets are already in use. Skiers and sightseers can be carried up and down the mountains easily by cable cars, chairlifts, or magic carpets.
With a length of 1,985 yards (1,815 meters) and a vertical drop of 1,296 feet (395 feet), Cable Line 1 provides people with both cable cars and chairlifts. It can transport as many as 2,400 people per hour. In contrast with Cable Line 1, Cable Line 5 and Cable Line 6 provide four-rider chairlifts to shuttle people up and down the mountains. Cable Line 5 can transport 2,025 people per hour, with a length of 615 yards (562 meters) and a vertical drop of 230 feet (70 meters). With a gross capacity of 2,220 people per hour, Cable Line 6 has a gross length of 1,264 yards (1,156 meters) and a drop of 925 feet (282 meters). Additionally, the two magic carpets can carry 1,500 people and 1,420 people per hour respectively.
1. Pregnant women and people who suffer from heart disease or high blood pressure are forbidden to ski.
2. Never ski after drinking alcohol.
3. Select an appropriate ski trail according to one's skiing ability.
4. Control your speed and gesture so as to stop easily and avoid collisions.
5. Pay attention to the signs along the trails and avoid closed trails and areas.
6. Mind your safety when taking the cable cars, chairlifts, or magic carpets.
Skiing Price (2019)
|Time (Mar. 1 - 31)||Duration||Ski||Ski+Ski Equipment Rent||Sightseeing Cable Car|
|Weekdays||Four Hours||CNY 400||CNY 700||CNY 100 for a single trip|
|One Day||CNY 570||CNY 870|
|Two Days||CNY 850||CNY 1150|
|Weekends||Four Hours||CNY 400||CNY 700|
|One Day||CNY 570||CNY 870|
|Two Days||CNY 850||CNY 1150|
|Full Season Ticket is CNY 6,580 for adults, and CNY 3,180 for children no more than 14 years old. |
Weekday Season Ticket is CNY 4,180, excluding weekends and holidays.
Sightseing cable car is operated from 08:45 to 16:30.
Children between 3.9 feet (1.2 meters) and 4.9 feet (1.5 meters) can enjoy half price.
Children less than 3.9 feet (1.2 meters) are admitted free of charge.
Other Rental Prices
|Items||Price per day||Deposit|
|Helmet||CNY 25||CNY 200|
|Suits||CNY 50||CNY 500|
|Jacket||CNY 25||CNY 250|
|Pants||CNY 25||CNY 250|
|Gloves||CNY 10||CNY 100|
|Large Cabinet||CNY 50||CNY 200|
|Small Cabinet||CNY 25||CNY 200|
|Protective Clothing||CNY 50||CNY 200|
|Snow Goggles||CNY 20||CNY 100|
The Mountain Bike Park is the most professional and advanced in China. There are three professional trails. The Marmot Trail is a primary cross country trail, with a total length of 4,046 yards (3,700 meters). The Cloud Crossing Trail is the most professional downhill trail in China, measuring 4,593 yards (4,200 meters) long. The Deer Hunting Trail is a professional cross country trail, with a length of 12,030 yards (11,000 meters).
Mountain climbing is beneficial to people's eyesight, hearts, lungs, arms, and legs. There are three paths for mountain climbing in the ski resort, including the Youtian Path, the Cantian Path, and the Xiaotian Path.
Apart from mountain bike riding and mountain climbing, camping is very popular. There are three different camps, including the Golden Flower Pavilion Camp, the Watchtower Camp, and the Valley Camp. Camping lovers can have a great time here!
The Genting Resort Secret Garden is open from 8:30 to 16:30.
Genting Resort Secret Garden is about 220km (137mi) north to Beijing.
Shuttle bus: 4h, CNY100
|From Beijing ↓||From Genting Resort ↑||Pick-up Site|
|07:00||21:00||Exit F of Guomao subway station on line 1 & line 10|
|07:30||20:30||Exit A of Huixinxijie Nankou subway station on line 5 & line 10|
|08:00||20:00||Exit C of Jiandemen subway station, on line 10|
|12:20||16:00||Parking lot no. 2 of Genting Resort Secret Garden|
→ Take a long-distance bus to Chongli County at Beijing Lianhuachi Long-distance Bus Station: 3 hours, CNY80/person.
Schedule: 07:00, 07:30, 09:00, 13:00, 14:30
→ A. Hail a taxi to the ski resort for a distance of 24km (15mi): 15min, CNY50-60.
B. Go to Chongli Hornesy Hotel or Rongchen International Holiday Hotel to take the shuttle bus to the ski resort: 40min, CNY20. The bus departs from Hornesy Hotel at 08:00, picks up passengers at Rongchen International Holiday Hotel at 08:10, and arrives at the ski resort at 08:45. It returns at 16:00.
→ Take a train from Beijing Railway Station or West Railway Station to Shalingzi West Railway Station: 3-4h, CNY20–30 for a hard seat & CNY45–50 for a soft seat.
→ Transfer to city bus special line 1 or 10 to Zhangjiakou Long-distance Bus Station: 50min, CNY1; or take a taxi to the coach station: 15min, CNY30.
→ Board a coach to Chongli: 60-70min, CNY20.
→ Take a taxi to the ski resort.
Note: Zhangjiakou South Railway Station is now closed due to the construction of Beijing – Zhangjiakou high speed rail road.
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To visit temples, you can take a regular bus to Zhangjiakou South Railway Station and then take a taxi to Huguo Temple.
How much is it accommodation plus,airport transfer from Beijing Airport?
Suppose you cannot catch the bus, you may go to Beijing Lianhuachi Long-distance Bus Station (by taxi, it costs CNY120-130; by public bus, CNY30 is enough). Buses to Chongli are scheduled at 07:30, 08:30, 14:30 and 15:30. It takes around 3h 40min and the fare is CNY80. Upon getting to Chongli, take a taxi to the resort.
If you wanna stay at the resort, the Genting Grand Hotel is the best choice and it costs CNY1000 for a standard room on weekdays. The rate for deluxe rooms is higher and it also climbs on weekends.
For more info, check with the ski resort reservations department directly regarding the airlines and flight schedule that fly to Zhangjiakou airport.