As the annual Xiangshan red leaf festival is to kick off in mid-October, from October 14, Beijing Public Transport Group will open an exclusive bus line between the Beigongmen Station of Beijing Subway Line 4 and Xiangshan scenic spot to facilitate citizens to enjoy red leaves in the Xiangshan area during the peak season.
The exclusive bus line will be operated at weekends from October 14 to November 5 and it stops at Xiangquanhuandao and Wofo Temple.
The opening time at the bus stop of Beigongmen Subway Station (west bound) is from 9:00 to 11:30 while the opening time at the Xiangshan bus stop (bus line 563) is from 13:30 to 15:30. The single ticket fare is five yuan ($ 0.76) and passengers can buy electronic tickets on the “Dingzhigongjiao” APP. Yikatong IC cards or other free travel certificates are all invalid for use.
Red leaves are seen during the Xiangshan read leaf festival. [Photo by Li Haibin/tuku.qianlong.com]