Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Zhangjiajie

4.7
Marvel at the towering rock formations of Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, part of an extensive World Heritage Site and one of the nation's most iconic attractions. More than 3,000 quartz-and-sandstone pillars point skyward throughout the park, resembling a forest of rocks--more than 1,000 stand more than 198 m (650 ft) high. Explore the park's huge network of trails through the dense temperate forest, home to numerous wild macaques. You'll find the park also boasts lakes, caves, and a cable car that can take you up to the area's highest point. Don't miss the Southern Sky Column, one of the park's tallest and most popular pillars, which reaches a height of 1,080 m (3,540 ft). Plan to visit Zhangjiajie National Forest Park and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Zhangjiajie attractions using our Zhangjiajie road trip website.
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  • Entrance during busy season is 225 yuan and very much worth it. We took a Didi to the Southgate, entered to the Oxygen Square, took a short bus ride and went up the Huangshi Cable Car to the Golden...  more »
  • Magnificent park with excellent public transport organisation by bus inside the park. We used the Bailong lift to change "level" and then descended by foot on a 3 hr hike along paved paths and...  more »
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  • Amazing ! Retrospectively probably my favourite place after 2 months travelling in China. Allow yourself plenty of time to see all the places, we spent 3 days, were absolutely tired at the end, but we enjoyed every bit of it (Ok maybe that would have been true if we had been alone but well, domestic tourists...). Try to be among the first to enter so that you can have some quiet time there!
  • Amazing! Impossible to describe. Nature is absolutely fabulous, moving and beautiful. Unfortunately Chinese modern architecture and ugly plastic "food shop" are a cancer for this place. I hope they will stop destroying this unique place on our Earth. Can't understand why it's not one of Wonders of the World.

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