Duration: 6 Days
Tour Type: Private tour
Accommodation: Hotel for 5 nights
When you arrive at Zhangjiajie, our tour guide will meet you at airport or train station by holding a sign with your name on it at the arrival terminal, and then transfer you to the hotel in Zhangjiajie.
Drive forward to Fenghuang Ancient Town, located in the southwest China, is a Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture in western Hunan, which is honored as "one of the two most beautiful town in China". Enjoy the beautiful sightseeing of Tuojiang River, Stone-made street, Tujia Minority old Buildings. Enjoy the beautiful night scene of this ancient Town.
Stay overnight in Fenghuang.
Drive back to Zhangjiajie in the morning. After lunch, head to the Tianmenshan Cable Car Station in the downtown. Take a cable car straight to the Tianmen Mountain Scenic Area. The cable car boasts to be the world's longest of its kind, which takes 28 minutes to arrive at the mountain top. You can enjoy the amazing scenery during the ride. Then experience the breathtaking Glass Skywalk, which spans 60 meters of a 2-km loop encircling the vertical cliffs. Then visit the Tianmen cave, the natural mountain-penetrating karst cave with the highest elevation in the world, hangs on the towering cliff.
Then take a shuttle bus or cable car to go down the mountain. Be transferred to your hotel. Stay overnight in Zhangjiajie.
Forward to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, visit Huangshi (Yellow Lion) Village, which rises 1,080 meters above the sea level. In fact, it is a vast platform, consisting of tremendous steep cliffs, covering an area of 16.5 hectares. The scenery is one of the elite routes, accumulating lots of wonders and interests, including Heavenly Books and Treasure Chest, Sea Calming Needle, Single Pole in the Southern Heaven, Golden Tortoise Popping Over the Sea, and so on. There is a famous saying “ He who does not reach the Huangshi Village does not pay a true visit to Zhangjiajie.” Take cable cars to go up and down the village. Then walk along the Golden Whip Brook, which is about 7.5 kilometers (4.7 miles) long and is known for its pristine waters, steep cliffs and green mountains. Back to your hotel after the tour.
Stay overnight in Wulingyuan.
Pick you up from your hotel lobby and head for Tianzi Mountain Cable Car Station. The mountain rises 1,262 meters above sea level, which is always enjoying the reputation as “the king of all mountains”. Take a cable car up to the mountain, and in the meantime you can enjoy the stunning views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Then walk along the mountain path to enjoy the scenery and the tour guide will give you more information about the attractions. Waterfalls, bridges, stone forests and caves are found throughout the mountains. Tianzi Mountain is known for 4 natural spectacles – the clouds of mist that circle the peaks of the mountain, the amazing views of the rising sun, the moonlit nights and snowcapped winter peaks.
Then take a shuttle bus to Yuanjiajie Scenic Area, the core of Wulingyuan World Heritage, which is a mysterious, magic and primitive place. Here you will see the First Bridge, which is a natural bridge connecting two mountains together. Most of all, you will see the Hallelujah Mountain(Qiankun Column), the prototype of the floating Hallelujah Mountain in the Hollywood blockbuster Avatar. When clouds and mists rise, you may feel like standing in a fairyland. Go down the mountain by Bailong Elevator (Hundred Dragons Elevator). It is claimed to be the highest outdoor elevator with the largest carrying capacity in the world and is recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Then take a shuttle bus to the exit and the driver will transfer you to the hotel.
Stay overnight in Wulingyuan.
Pick you up from your hotel lobby in the morning. Drive to Yellow Dragon Cave(Huanglong Cave). It is 7.5 km long and has a vertical rise of 140 meters. The structure of natural wonders include: one natural reservoir, two underground rivers, three pools, four waterfalls, thirteen grand halls, ninety eight passageways. There are six major scenic spots in the cave, including Dragon Dancing Hall, Maze, Sounding River, Immortal Waterfall, and Heaven Pillar Street. It is rare to see hundreds of thousands of stalagmites and stalactites in the karsts cave at home and broad. And geology experts draw the similar conclusion that Yellow Dragon Cave is the all round champion. Then followed by Baofeng Lake, which is a masterpiece of nature and human beings’ wisdom. It is 85 meters above the ground and attains an altitude of 585 meters. With an average depth of 72 meters. All the water is from rainfall and spring without any pollutant. It is pure just like a big crystal among Baofeng mountain Range. When you cruise , you can hear authentic song from Tujia minority people. You can fully understand the harmony and peace between human beings and nature. Visit LEE Junsheng Sand-rock Painting Research Center.
After the tour, you will go to the airport by our driver’s escort.
Hotel (4 nights including daily breakfast)
|Zhangjiajie Downtown||Sunshine Hotel or DaChengShanShui International Hotel||Tongda International Hotel or Lantian Hotel|
|Wulingyuan Scenic Area||Pullman Hotel or Qinghe Jinjiang International Hotel||Zhuanjia Village Hotel|
|Fenghuang||Phoenix Grand Hotel||Fenghuang Government Hotel or Fengtian International Hotel|
1. The package price is based on two persons sharing one room. If you have odd number of travelers, you have two options: 1. one room will have three persons with an extra bed. 2. Pay single room supplement to have an extra room for the one person.
2. You can extend your stay in Zhangjiajie after the tour finished, we will keep the discount hotel rate for the extended days.
|Price Includes:||Price Excludes:|
| Private airport or train station pick-up and drop-off services.
Private air-conditioned vehicle.
Entrance tickets of the attractions, cable cars and Bailong Elevator as listed.
English-speaking tour guide.
Chinese meals as listed.
Hotel accommodation based on 2 persons sharing one room.
| Tips for the tour guide.
1. Price may vary according to different seasons or Chinese holidays(eg. National Day Holiday, Spring Festival Holiday and etc.) The price of weekend and holidays may be higher than ordinary days.
2. Children taller than 1.1 meters should be charged full price, children shorter than 1.1 meter should be charged only half of the price.
My guide, Eleen was very helpful and recommended the best sights to visit. Fenghuang is a beautiful old city with great night life, worth the 4.5 hours trip from Zhangjiaji more..
Rating: [4 of 5 Stars!] by Elham Hafezi,04/08/2018
The tour was well organized and the guide was very helpful. Very much recommended for the foreign tourists visiting China. more..
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!] by Irina Graholska,08/25/2015