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4 Days Tragopan Tour

This tour is mainly scheduled to see Cabot's Tragopan, you will explore to Taining, a small county under the jurisdiction of Fujian Province, not far away from the neighboring Jiangxi Province ,the place is known as one of the top bird watching destinations in southeast China. The transportation is used to be 4 hours car driving from Nanchang(the capital city of Jiangxi Province), is now a 1.5 hours transfer by high speed train.Besides Cabot's Tragopan, the other key species scheduled for this tour also include Elliot’s Pheasant,White-necklaced Partridge, Koklass Pheasant, Chinese Bamboo Partridge,Silver Pheasant.

Tour Code: BWT-010
Tour Duration: 4 days
Destinations:  Nanchang-Taining-Nanchang / Fuzhou-Taining-Fuzhou
Price from: $0
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Itinerary

Seasons: All year round

Group Size: 8 Maximum

Scheduled Departure Date: Available at any time of the year

Tour Leader: Steven An/Other Birding Guide from Chinadreamstour

Tour Highlights


Cabot’s Tragopan (Endemic to Southeast China,Global near threatened)

Elliot’s Pheasant (Endemic to Southeast China,Global vulnerable)

White-necklaced Partridge (Endemic to Southeast China,Global vulnerable)

Koklass Pheasant

Silver Pheasant

Chinese Bamboo Partridge


Tour Description:

On this tour you will explore to Taining, a small county under the jurisdiction of Fujian Province, known as one of the top bird watching destinations in southeast China. The transportation is used to be 4 hours car driving from Nanchang(the capital city of Jiangxi Province), is now a 1.5 hours trip by the new high speed train. Key species scheduled for this tour are Cabot’s Tragopan, Elliot’s Pheasant,White-necklaced Partridge, Koklass Pheasant, Chinese Bamboo Partridge,Silver Pheasant.


Itinerary


Day 1  Reach to Nanchang(Beijing/Shanghai/Guangzhou/Shenzhen/Other Cities)


Take Plane /Train reach to Nanchang, Night in Nanchang.

(If you take the early flights/trains arrive in Nanchang, We will arrange the train directly to Taining, and will spend the night there.)

Day 2  Nanchang -Taining(Bullet Train -1.5 hours )

In the early morning, take the Bullet Train(D3303,departs 07:17) from Nanchang West to Taining, Arrived at 08:49,then the arranged driver will pick up from the railway station, drive to Emei feng, spend all day long there, looking for Cabot’s Tragopan, Elliot’s Pheasant, White-necklaced Partridge, Koklass Pheasant, Bamboo Partridge,Silver Pheasant.

Night at Emei feng /Taining(the village hotel either on the bottom of the mountain or on the top of the mountain are available) 



Day 3 Emei Feng and Around

Early morning get up, looking for the pheasants, spend the whole morning at Emeifeng, then we will drive/walk around the nearby villages and wooden land ,many other forest birds we might also see are Rufous-faced Warbler,Yellow-cheeked Tit,Mountain bulbul,Scarlet Minivet,Fork-tailed Sunbird, Orange-bellied leafbird,Barred Cuckoo Dove, Grey-sided scimitar babbler, Bay woodpeckerAsian-barred Owlet,Black-winged Kite,Mountain Hawk Eagle,etc. Night at Emei feng/Taining



Day 4 Taining-Nanchang/Departure

Take the Bullet Train back to Nanchang(1.5hous) to depart from Nanchang railway station/Airport.



Note:
The tour can be extended to 6-7 days birding trip which will cover Fuzhou National Forest Park,please email us to have your tour tailor-made.


Rates: USD/person

Included in the tour price:

Round way train tickets(First Class)

Hotel pick-up & drop-off service.

English-speaking birding tour guide. 

Air-conditioned tour van or bus.

Hotel Rooms(Local best Hotel)

All the entrance fees to the relevant places as listed in the itinerary.

Chinese Breakfast/ lunch and Dinner

Daily Mineral Bottled water

Excluded Items:

Air tickets/train tickets coming to and departure from Nanchang

Gratuities to the guide and the driver.