Zhangjiajie National Forest Park
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Tour Overview

Have you ever heard of the breathtaking scenery of Zhangjiajie? Zhangjiajie is such an amazing place that you have to experience its natural beauty in person. Visual records from relative pictures and words just whet your appetite. After visiting the place, you will know why the blockbuster Avatar was filmed there.

Just join this 4-day Classic Zhangjiajie tour package to have a wonderful time in charming Zhangjiajie, and explore highlights including Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge and other amazing natural sites. With the company of a helpful and accommodating English-speaking tour guide, you will have nothing to worry about on the Zhangjiajie tour.

Travel destination: Zhangjiajie
Suitable for: Photographers, Adventure Seekers, Nature Lovers, Family
Tour type: Private

Highlights of this tour:

  • Enjoy a 2-hour hike along the beautiful Golden Whip Stream.
  • A lifetime experience to the leg-shaking Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge.
  • Admire the marvelous Hallelujah Mountain at Tianzi Mountain.
  • Challenge yourself from the 999-step to the amazing Tianmen Cave.
  • Take a leisurely cruise on the Baofeng Lake, known as the “Classic lake of the World”.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Welcome to this 4-day classic Zhangjiajie tour! When you arrive at Zhangjiajie Airport, your local driver will greet you at the exit of the arrival hall by holding a name sign and transfer you to the hotel.

    The rest of the day is for your own arrangement. You can freely explore the city by yourself.

    Recommended activities in the evening: Xibu Street is the most famous commercial pedestrian street in Wulingyuan, Zhangjiajie. Here, you can find shopping street, bar street, snack street, inn street and so on. The stilted building complexes here are built by the river. You can feel the strong Tujia flavor as well as enjoy the night view.

    Meal: N/A

    Accommodation: in Wulingyuan

  2. After breakfast, your guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel lobby and directly head to Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon. It is a landform museum of Zhangjiajie, integrating mountains, rivers, and caves. In the valley, you can see monkeys jumping and birds singing, and the reflection of green and steep mountains in the clear water.

    Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge, a highlight of the Canyon, is the longest and highest glass bridge in the world with a length of 430 meters. You can have a panoramic view of flying waterfalls, lush forests, running streams when walking on the transparent glass floor.

    After that, you will be transferred for a 1 hour and 20 minutes' ride to the famous Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. Here you can enjoy a 2-hour hike along the  Golden Whip Stream. It is one of the most beautiful sites in Zhangjiajie. Just listen to the murmurs of the stream, stroll along the valley and stop to watch the fish swimming in the crystal-clear water. After the whole day tour, board the private car back to the hotel.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Wulingyuan

    Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge
    Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge

  3. Please meet your guide at the hotel lobby after breakfast. Today's Zhangjiajie private tour continues in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, starting at Tianzi Mountain. Take a sightseeing bus to the mountain top. You will witness rugged rocks and a forest of stone peaks. One of the spectacular sights is the sea of clouds after rain if you are lucky. After the visit, take a cable car down the mountain.

    Zhangjiajie Tianzi Mountain
    Zhangjiajie Tianzi Mountain

    Next, go to explore Yuanjiajie, the inspiration for Hallelujah Mountain in the super famous movie Avatar. You can experience the Bailong Elevator, the highest and heaviest outdoor elevator in the world. When you step out of the elevator, a magical landscape painting will unfold in front of you. The massive quartz-sandstone pillars are just towering over you or next to you.

    After that, you will be transferred to Baofeng Lake, the only water-themed scenic spot in Zhangjiajie. You can have a pleasant cruise watching the peaks being reflected on the lake and enjoying the folk songs from local Tujia minority girls in traditional costumes.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Wulingyuan

    Zhangjiajie Bailong Elevator
    Bailong Elevator

  4. Today is all about Tianmen Mountain, famous for Tianmen Cave (which means a gate to heaven in Chinese). You will take the 7,455-meter-long cable car up to the top of Tianmen Mountain for 28 minutes, appreciating the amazing scenery and taking photos of the coiling road of 99 turns on the way.

    Then, you will explore the mountain, walk on the thrilling Glass Skywalk & Ghost Valley Plank Road hanging on the cliff, and visit Tianmen Mountain Temple. The temple was built in the Tang Dynasty (618-907) and became the center of Buddhism activities in western Hunan.

    Next, get to Tianmen Cave, a natural water-eroded cave with the highest elevation in the world. You can conquer the 999 steps to Tianmen Cave and enjoy the wonderful scenery from above.

    It is the end of your Zhangjiajie tour package and time to say goodbye. Your guide and driver will transfer you to catch your departure flight. Our service will end here. Wish you a pleasant journey.

    Tianmen Mountain
    Tianmen Mountain in Winter

    Good to Know:

    In winter, in case of heavy snow or severe cold weather, Tianmen Cave and Ghost Valley Plank Road may be closed. Your guide and consultant will adjust your itinerary accordingly.

    Tianmen Mountain is very close to downtown Zhangjiajie, so we put it on the last day of the tour for easy access to the airport or train station.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: N/A

Tour Price Per Person ($=USD)

The price varies depending on the activity, number of people, travel date, and selected hotel. Please contact us for a specific price.

Price includes

  • Accommodation: 3-night 4-star hotels based on double occupancy with daily breakfast
  • Entrance tickets as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meal: 3 Chinese style lunches listed in the itinerary
  • Guide: Excellent English-speaking tour guide
  • Private transfers in an air-conditioned vehicle with a licensed driver
  • Travel Agency Liability Insurance during the tour
  • Government taxes

Price excludes

  • China Visas or international flights
  • Any optional activity inside the attractions
  • Our package does not include travel insurance. Please purchase commercial travel insurance before your trip for any unforeseen circumstance
  • Any item beyond “Pirce includes”
  • Gratuities to guide and driver (recommended if you are satisfied with their services)
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