Kayak Full Immersion(Aug31 - Sep4)

Aug31 Kayak · Orientation
¥ 250.00 250.0 CNY
optional meal
¥ 50.00 50.0 CNY
Optional accommodation
¥ 150.00 150.0 CNY
Sep1 Kayak Plants & Friends
¥ 250.00 250.0 CNY
Sep2 Kayak & Waterplants
¥ 250.00 250.0 CNY
Sep3 Kayak · Bird Islands
¥ 250.00 250.0 CNY
Sep4 Kayak Plastic Pirates
¥ 250.00 250.0 CNY
Kayak Camp (5D4N)
¥ 4,200.00 4200.0 CNY

 Kayak full immersion

Glide gently along the canals of Qingpu, while you learn to the basics of this eco-friendly, quiet and efficient way of transportation. Reach closer to the abundant bird life and explore the secret parts of the wetland. 

              Event Itinerary

              15:00  Gathering
              15:15  Briefing
              15:45  Meet at Kayak Club
              16:00  Departure
              17:30  Return to Kayak Club
              17:45  Debrief and Sharing
              18:00  Dinner*
              19:00  End

              *for optional meal ticket holders only
              Aug31  Kayak · OrientationOdoo • A picture with a caption

              Sep1  Kayak Plants & Friends

              Sep Kayak & Waterplants

                                               Sep Kayak · Bird Islands 

              Sep Kayak Plastic Pirates

              Detailed Info

              • Event facilitated in English and Chinese

              • Maximum 12 participants

              • Suitable for children age 4+ and accompanying adults 

              • Parrot Tree provides nature journal and a drawing board for all registered participants;

              • Event takes place even in case of a light rain; cancellation only in case of heavy rain or storm;

              • Participants need to wear dry chlotes, shoes that could get wet and appropriate rain/sun/weather protection (i.e. sunscreen and hat highly recommended). Add a 2nd set of dry chlotes to change after the activity;

              • Bring reusable water bottle – all our activities aim to be zero waste                                                   

              • Optional accommodation: one night's Parrot Tree accommodation, including breakfast,        free for children under  3  years old (one bed for children and parents)   

              • 5D4N Kayak Camp for children aged 3+ if a guardian stays in village (accommodation info on request)                 

              • Contact: fangfang Wechat 17091838964

              How to get to Parrot Tree?
              Line 17 all the way to the terminal station: Oriental Land
              Subway terminal Oriental Land 东方泸州站
              Taxi to Cenbo village (cost ~40 CNY)

              Get in at the Danshui road stop, crossroad with Middle Huaihai road.
              Bus name: 沪南高速专线
              Bus stop: 淡水路(靠近淮海中路)
              It's near South Huangpi road subway station (Line 1)
              Get off at the Jingze bus station 金泽镇公交车站
              Taxi to Cenbo village (cost ~30 CNY)

              Private car:
              Parking spots are available if you come with your own car. We are happy to provide you with directions. However, we support using public transportation.

              for further info

               ps: Kayak · Bird Islands Learning Objectives

              Direct aim:

              Learn to appreciate and respect the importance of wetlands as bird sanctuaries

              Indirect aims:  

              -Gross motor skills: body control in difficult terrain, swim (weather dependent)

              -Fine motor skills: manipulate binoculars

              -Science skills: use of ID cards, identifying bird species, observing animal behavior (ethology)

              -Language: English terminology for birds and ecology

              This event is designed with

              Green Steps triple focus

              Environmental intelligence

              Feeling and observing nature in a noninvasive way

              • Observation: bird communities, wild aspect a of wetland

              • Deduction: wetlands are crucial for life on earth

              • Change: how to protect wetlands


              Interpersonal Intelligence

              • Collaborate with a team

              • Get the outdoor feeling


              • Perceive one’s own state of mind in a natural environment


              • Listening inside


              Date & Time

              August 31, 2020

              Start - 3:00 PM Friday

              September 4, 2020

              End - 6:00 PM Asia/Shanghai

              岑卜村 - Cenbo Village

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              Parrot Tree 鹦鹉树

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