DETOX IN A 1000-year old Chinese ForestTouristy TrinketDecember 21, 20195 star luxuryInspired livingThe best butique hotels0 Comments 02 min read Built in a 1000-year old Camphor forest , Amanyangyun– Aman’s latest and fourth property in China is located just outside downtown Shanghai . The interiors of the resort have been done in stone, wood and bamboo to preserve the deep rooted history of the Ming and Qing dynasty.Experience living in antiquated yet classic Aman-hotels style luxury in Chinese Heritage villas in the hotel. Shown below is their Four-bedroom Antique Villa which comes with it’s very own butler, ensuite bathrooms with twin vanities, a private courtyard and a private swimming pool overlooking the Camphor Forest.From tea ceremonies to Chinese medicine appointments , the hotel embodies the country’s culture to it’s very core while still offering every comfort and luxury of the 21st century.With 9 tea rooms in the hotel offering medicinal therapies, calligraphy and incense-making classes, Amanyangyun embodies Chines culture spectacularly through the simple yet beautiful concept of consuming tea. While the origin of tea is still largely unknown, many date it to 2737 B.C in China when Chinese Emperor and herbalist – Shennong discovered it for it’s medicinal properties.As the Aman chain increases it’s presence in wellness , Amanyangyun has clearly positioned itself as a wellness sanctuary for those looking for some time off in a secluded yet luxurious haven. Their spa (shown below) offers private bathing suites with Russian Banya and Morroccan Hammam to a state of the art cold plunge pool and jacuzzi. For those interested in fitness, their pilates and yoga studio is one of the best in Shanghai filled with natural light and exercise classes.Amanyangyun lives it’s motto of Beauty resides in Time as it momentarily transports you back centuries- but in the most luxurious and calming way possible.All photos courtesy of the Aman Hotels & Resorts Touristy TrinketStay connected on the freshest stories shaping the world of food, travel, vetted luxury and more.Follow us on Social.