2020 South Silk Road and Buddhism & Daoism culture travel retreat

 6 – 26 June 2020 (21 days)

Visiting ancient towns along the South Silk Road and discovering Buddhism and Daoist culture in Yunnan and Wudang mountains.

This beautiful travel retreat combines travelling, experiencing ancient culture and practicing consciousness and qi at holy places to transform to a happy, healthy and free new life.

Dali and Shaxi are time-honored ancient towns with a history of 1000 years. During the Tang and Song dynasties they were land docks of“tea-horse road” between Yunnan -Tibet.

Click on the photo to watch a video of Yunnan or on this link:

Wudang mountains is in Hubei province of China. There are many Daoist temples and Daoism practitioners in more than 1000 years history. Get an introdcution to Wudang mountains by clicking on the photo or on this link:

The silk road, Guiyang and Wudang mountains have a very good nature qi field and high level information field. Let’s explore the ancient culture, practice consciousness and qi in these beautiful places to make a good transformation for our life.



  • Open lower dantian, hunyuan qiao and Shenji Palace.
  • Loosen the spine and strengthen the central nervous system.
  • Practice breathing methods to build inner qi.
  • Train the aware entirety and present moment state during travel time; keep kong kong dang dang, huang huang hu hu.
  • Open the heart to merge into the beautiful nature and ancient cultures, use beautiful information transform life, create a happy, healthy and free new life.
  • Learning a new method “Mother Form of Taiji”.


6 June: We will pick you up from “LiJiang Sanyi International Airport” to the center of the ancient town Shaxi. (Our 2020 international teacher training course is in the same hotel.)
7 – 9 June: We will practice at the center to have a good qigong state and visit the old town, hike around the Shibao mountain.
10 – 12 June: We will travel to the ancient town Dali, stay in a hotel and practice. During this time we will visit some beautiful temples and mountains. According to your physical situation we will maybe arrange a bicycle tour to Erhai lake.
13 June: We will take the train to the Huangguoshu waterfall scenic area.
14 June: We will visit the Huangguoshu waterfall scenic area. The Huangguoshu waterfalls are one of the largest waterfalls in China and East Asia located at the Baishui River in Anshun, Guizhou province. It is 77.8 m high and 101 m wide. The main waterfall is 67 m high and 83.3 m wide. Known as the Huangguoshu Waterfall National Park.

15 – 17 June: We will travel to Guiyang city. During this time, we will vitit Qingyan ancient town, hiking around the Qianling mountain park and practice at different nice places. Guiyang is the home of more than 30 minority ethnic groups including Miao, Buyi, Dong and Hui, etc. Consequently the city abounds with unique folk culture.

18 June: We will travel to the Wudang mountain by train.
19 – 24 June: We will visit temples and practice in the mountains at different beautiful places.
25 June: We will got down from the mountains to the town, do shopping there, stay there for one night.
26 June: This is our last day. We will go to Wudangshan airport from where we all fly back home.



You can fly from Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Xi’an, Kunming to Li Jiang Sanyi International Airport. We will arrange a taxi to pick you up from the LiJiang Sanyi International airport. You need to pay to the taxi driver a taxi fare of about 400- 500 RMB.

The total price is 15600 RMB. This includes food, hotels, travel tickets, domestic transportations (beginning from Shaxi town all the way to Wudang town), guiding, teaching and practicing. People who want a single room have to pay extra 150 RMB per day.

To confirm your booking, transfer 2000 RMB deposit, or the total price to our bank account. You can pay us the remaining amount of money in RMB, EURO or USD, when you arrive in China .

When making the bank transfer, please always use your personal bank account and write “learning taiji” and your full name as a reference in the money transfer form.
If you use the bank account of a company or organization to transfer the money, we will not receive it and it will be returned to you.

Teacher Tao and teacher Sun

At the Wudang mountain there will be a surprise: we will practice with a zhineng qigong group and nice teacher together!

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