1. The temples atop the mountain, seen from the back trail
    Sunday, November 17

    Yajishan Temple Circuit

    Level 3  ¥450 / 8:00am from Liangmaqiao, 8:30am from Lido, 9:00am from Shunyi
    Make the short-but-steep climb to the top of Yaji Mountain, stopping along the way to explore the various temples and shrines on the way to the top, and then take a walk through the hills to complete the circuit. Shunyi Pinnacle Plaza pickup
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  2. The Silver Pagodas, after a midwinter fall of snow
    Sunday, December 1

    Silver Pagoda Loop

    Level 3  ¥430 / 8:00am from Liangmaqiao, 8:30am from Lido
    Follow a trail through the Changping countryside, passing villages, quarries, and a local shrine on the way to the Silver Pagodas, a set of five well-preserved 600-year-old pagodas that are all that remains of a big Buddhist temple.
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