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Zhangjiajie
Zhangjiajie
Zhangjiajie was originally called Yongshi. It is famous for its vast and beautiful Wulingyuan Scenic Area, a World Heritage Site. Wulingyuan includes the Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve, Suoxi Valley Nature Reserve and Yangjiajie Scenic Area. Full of primordial forests, along with strange and magnificent natural landscape, the wondrous landscapes here were one of the inspirations behind the scenery in the 2009 film "Avatar". Other than seeing and enjoying the enchanting natural landscape, Zhangjiajie's Grand Canyon and Glass Bridge are popular places to visit. If you are interested, you can walk across the 430-meter-long glass bridge suspended 260 meters above the valley floor. It's a challenge that will make your heart skip a beat.
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Tianmen Mountain
4.7/5
16,123 Reviews
Forest
Glass Skywalk
Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park is named after the natural wonder “Tianmen Cave”. Tianmen Cave is not actually a cave but a hole in the mountain that formed naturally. It is often filled with fog so climbing the steps to reach Tianmen Cave will give a feeling of ascending into the heavens. During the cable car ride, you can overlook the 99 winding roads and beautiful mountain scenery. The bold can also take a walk along the glass skywalk and experience the thrill of "walking on air".
Zhangjiajie National Forest Park
4.6/5
15,922 Reviews
Geological Sites
Forest
Zhangjiajie National Forest Park is the main attraction of Zhangjiajie. It is famous for its sandstone landforms, precarious peaks, limpid streams, dense forests, and large karst caves. More than 3,000 mountain peaks of various shapes are congregated here in the park, forming a spectacular scenery. The park was thrust into foreign travelers' eyes after the booming success of the movie “Avatar”, in which the Hallelujah Mountains were inspired by the Heavenly piller of Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. The main attractions in the park are Yuanjiajie, Tianzi Peak, Golden Whip Stream and Yellow Stone Village. The mountains have peculiar shapes, often surrounded by fog and mist giving visitors a view similar to the drawings of a traditional chinese painting.
Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge
4.1/5
5,005 Reviews
Glass Skywalk
The Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge is located within the scenic area of ​​Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon. All decks are paved with transparent glass, at a length and height rarely seen in China. Standing on the bridge, the view of the bottom of the valley 400 meters below is clearly visible. It is not for the weak stomach. There is also a bungee jump in the center of the glass bridge. Try it if you enjoy extreme sports.
Huanglong Cave
4.5/5
3,335 Reviews
Cave
Huanglong Cave is an important part of the Wulingyuan Scenic Area and is a typical karst landform. The area of ​​the cave is very large, with a height of more than 100 meters, a deep dark river, and dense stalagmites. Among them, the “Dinghai Shenzhen”, which is 20 meters high, is an iconic attraction. Visitors enter the cave, walk for a while, then board the ship at the pier on the dark river in the cave. Here, you can take a cruise on the river and see the wonders of the stalagmites.
Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon
4.3/5
2,758 Reviews
Canyon
Glass Skywalk
Situated near Zhangjiajie city, Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon is lush with vegetation and has fresh clean air. Small streams and rushing waterfalls can also be seen everywhere. It somehow feels as if the canyon is the planet's lungs. Besides admiring the canyon's natural grandeur, it is also worth visiting the glass bridge across the canyon. Standing on the bridge, you can enjoy a panoramic view of the canyon floor below. It will really challenge your nerve.
Bailong Elevator
4.4/5
2,795 Reviews
Other Sightseeing Tours
Bailong Sky Ladder is located in the Wulingyuan Scenic Area and connects the main attractions such as Jinbianxi, Yuanjiajie, and Tianzishan. It takes about 2 hours to climb the mountain from the vicinity of the Golden Whip Creek Grand Canyon to Yuanjiajie, and only 2 minutes if you take the Bailong Sky Ladder from the "Four Doors Surrounded by Water". There are three elevators in total, each made completely of transparent glass. Riding the elevators, passengers can even enjoy the view of the spiritual gatherings, composed of dozens of peaks on the other side.

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Nov 25, 2020 Zhangjiajie Weather:Overcast, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:84%, Sunrise/Sunset:07:10/17:40
Zhangjiajie Travel:Suitable, Umbrella:Advised, UV Strength:Very Low

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Here are the best places to visit in Zhangjiajie, including: Tianmen Mountain,Zhangjiajie National Forest Park,Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge
Shenzhen is a developed city. Trains, planes and cars can reach Zhangjiajie.
There is a high-speed railway to Changsha South in Changzhou, and you can take the bus to Zhangjiajie in Changsha South. You can also fly to Zhangjiajie at Changsha Huanghua Airport.
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