idea paradise of lovers for rafing
Shami is China fir
in English, and it is so called " Shamu river" due to
the many China firs on its upper reach.
The starting place
for the rating is only 14kms away from the town of Shibin, the bus
trip is some 30 minutes. The rafting trip is about 4 hours, so the
rafting trip need half a day.
The Shamu river is
so clean, you even can see fish play in the water, but remember
it's not allowed to catch fish in this river. To be frank, the rafting
trip is not suitable the old, just for the young. Many chinese tourists
come to have the rafting here, you may see people row the rubber
boat and play with water happily. For foreign tourists, the rafting
is only encourated for the young students or adventure backpackers.
En route you may stop to pay a little extra money and taste the
local fried fish, shrimps, you even drink beer, the feeling is so
The good season of
rafting is from June to August. When you come back to the town of
Shiding, the best hotel to stay overnight so far is the Sanfeng
Hotel-a three star hotel.