The International Steam Pages
Place: DABAN locomotive depot, RESHUI town at the famous JINGPENG PASS.
Organized by: Jitong railway, aodu travel service
Assistant departments: motive power depot in Daban, motive section, maintenance of way section, motive power control, electrical control, motive operation, office Jitong hotel
We pick you up at: Beijing, Chifeng, Tongliao, Huhehaote, Xilinhaote
Our offering: Five days of steam action, with heavy trains, a visit to our largest locomotive depot, footplate riding, and more.
First and second day: Visit the steepest parts of our line at the Jingpeng pass. We will run extra many trains during daylight hours. We transport you to the best photo positions. During these days, we run our trains according to a reliable schedule.
Third day: Early morning steam train to Daban. Visit Daban locomotive depot and locomotive maintenance workshop. Learn to drive a QJ!
Fourth day: Join a heavy freight train over the Jingpeng pass. From Daban to Jingpeng, and then from Jingpeng to Reshui .You will ride partly in a coach, partly on the footplate.
Evening: Photo show at Reshui railway hotel. Bring your best pictures!
Fifth day: the festival's closure, we collect the best pictures you bring for inclusion collected in steam locomotive photograph brochure of Jitong railway, we give you the honor driving license of steam locomotive, in the afternoon, we make sure you get away to your next destination.
Our special services during the festival
We have English and Japanese speaking guides. The drivers know the line.At the Jingpeng pass
At Daban locomotive depot
Registration and fees:
Register from today to end of November 2001
Telephone: +86 471 6902324
General manager Mrs.Kongfanrong (+86 13604719825)
During the festival, hotels and meals, guiding, Schedule information, access fees for depot visit, honor driving license of steam locomotive, the Jitong railway picture calendar. No additional fees will be charged.
A special note about the meals: lunch may be eaten at our hotels, but we recommend taking a packaged meal and using all the daylight time outside . We organize both.