Tiger Leaping Gorge （虎跳峡）is located in 100 km (62 miles) northwest of Lijiang, Hutiaoxia Town, Shangri-La County, China. Tiger Leaping Gorge is one of the deepest gorges on the planet, and it has the best hiking trail in the Lijiang area.
→A is for Shangri-la and B for Tiger Leaping Gorge
Because of the remote location of Tiger leapping gorge and it is surrounded by rugged mountains, road condition there can be really complicated and experienced drivers are definitely required. Foreign visitors are most recommemded to reach there by car renting from a reliable travel agency. TopChinaTravel can offer the car-renting of transfer service for our clients if you like. We have experienced drivers who are familiar with local road condition and English-speaking tour guides. By this way, the trip will not only be more comfortable and flexible for you, but the expense is a little expensive.
You can pick any bus passing by from Kunming, Lijiang and Dali, and ask to get off at Hutiaoxia County（虎跳峡镇）. There are four or five buses every day and it departs from Shangri-la long-distance Bus Station（香格里拉汽车客运站） (located at Zhongxiang Rd. Shangri-la County). The journey takes about 3 hours from Shangri-la to Hutiaoxia County, which is the middle range Tiger Leap Gorge located at. There is one bus from shangri-la bus station to Tiger leapping gorge every day, it departs at 07:30,ticket fare cost 44 CNY.