China Study Tour

 Sacred Mountain Pilgrimage 2013

July 23 – August 13 (21 day tour)

Every year since returning to the U.S., Xuan Yun returns to Wudang Mountain, to visit his teachers and reconnect to the Dao in the place he grew up. Each year, we welcome those interested to share this trip with him. The 2013 trip will be in July and August, and will include three sacred Daoist mountains.  

July 23   Leave for China
July 25   Arrive in China (from Wuhan)
July 25 August 2 Wudang Mountain
August 3 August 5 Kongtong Mountain
August 6 August 12 Weibao Mountain / Yunnan Province
August 13   Leave China (from Kunming)

*Please note that we reserve the right to move up or move back the departure date by 1-2 days in order to secure the best airfare prices possible for the group.

Daily Schedule (M-F)
7:00 – Breakfast
8:00 – 10:00 – Morning Instruction (Qigong and Taiji)
12:00 – Lunch + free time
5:30 – Dinner
7:00 – 9:00 – Evening Instruction (Taiji and Kung Fu)

Additional Planned Activities:

Trips to visit the temples on the mountains, visit martial arts academies, meals (vegetarian) in the temple refectory, observing Daoist rituals.

 Cost: $2,800 

 Includes: All lodging, all meals in China, all China domestic travel, 4 hours of classes per day, entrance fees, cable-car tickets for group trips

Does not include: International airfare, China visa, personal expenditure (souvenirs, telephone calls, etc.), drinking water, and charges incurred as a result of delays beyond our control.


An $800 nonrefundable deposit is due May 1st.  In order to ensure that everyone get the personal care they need and get the most out of their training, the tour will be limited to 10 people, so the first 10 people to give their deposits get the ten spots (regardless of the date).  We will have a waiting list in case people’s plans change and a sopt becomes available. 



Here are some photos from our last two trips:

Sacred Mountain Plilgrimage 2011

Sacred Mountain Pilgrimage 2012

Sacred Mountain Pilgrimage 2013