Shanghai to Shaoguan Train
3 normal speed trains are also available from Shanghai South Railway Station to Shaoguan East Railway Station, taking 16 to 20.5 hours to finish a single trip. A soft sleeper costs CNY 495.5 or CNY 581.5 and a hard sleeper costs CNY 307.5 or CNY 367.5.
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The Must-see in Shaoguan: Danxia Mountain
Danxia Mountain is a world geological park and a world natural heritage. The mountain is famous for the red cliffs which are formed through thousands of years. Men of letters from different dynasties wrote lots of poems to extol the beauty of the mountain.
In the scenic area, there are many natural attractions like Zhanglao Peak, Yangyuan Hill, Xianglong Lake and Jin River and historical sites including a grotto temple built during the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127) and Biezhuan Temple. Most importantly, the lakes, trees and small mountains add more charm to the Danxia Mountain. As the representative of Danxia landform, Danxia Mountain is the very place if you want to appreciate the marvel of nature.
Many activities can also be found in the scenic area such as rafting. Tourists can also visit Zhanglao Peak, Xianglong Lake which are included in Danxia Mountain Scenic Area.
If you want to go to Danxia Mountain, it is suggested to take the train heading to Shaoguan East Railway Station. From the east railway station, one can take the direct bus to get to Danxia Mountain. The bus departs every 15 minutes from 06:50 to 22:30, taking about one hour. The ticket price is CNY 16 per person.
Shaoguan to Shanghai Train
2 Shaoguan to Shanghai high speed trains are in service, taking 6.5 to 7.5 hours. 3 normal speed trains are also running from Shaoguan to Shanghai, requiring the travel time of 16 to 21 hours.
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