One day fast tour to visit the main sites of Putuoshan. You will see the amazing big statue of Guanyin and two main temples. Pick-up from the town of Ningbo or Zhoushan is included.
8:00 - 10:00 Ningbo to Zhujiajian Pier
In the early morning, after breakfast, your guide and driver will pick up you from your hotel lobby in Ningbo, then transfer to Zhujiajian Pier in Zhoushan. The transfer will last for around 2 hours.
10:00 - 10:15 Zhujiajian Pier to Putuo Mountain Ferry Terminal
Take ferry from Zhu Jia Jian Dock to Putuoshan Island. The trip requires 15 minutes.
10:15 - 12:30 Giant Guanyin Statue and Lunch
On arrival to Putuo Mountain, you will take the park bus from Ferry Terminal to landmark of the island - the Giant Guanyin Statue. This 33-meter-high statue, located at the south end of Putuo shan, will definitely amaze you. Take a lunch before we continue the afternoon tour.
12:30 - 14:00 Puji Temple
After lunch, we will take park bus to Puji Temple in the south part. Puji Temple is one of the most important temples in Putuoshan Mountain. In this temple, you will learn the Buddhist culture and stories by meeting the statues in Grand Yuantong Palace, Heavenly Kings Hall as well as Depository of Buddhist Sutras.
14:00 - 16:30 Huiji Temple
After Huiji Temple, we will head to the north of Putuo Island to visit Huiji Temple. Instead of climbing all the way to Puji Temple, we will take cable to save time and energy. Huiji Temple is one of the main temples on Mount Putuo. With a history of almost 700 years, it shows beautiful Chinese traditional garden-style architecture. As it is located at the mountain top, it provides great view of the island.
16:30 - 19:00 Return to Ningbo
After our visit to Huiji Temple, we will take the park bus back to Mount Putuo Ferry Terminal then take the ferry to Zhu Jia Jian dock to meet our driver, who will transfer you back to your hotel in Ningbo. Then tour will end there.