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Tour Overview

Have you been dreaming of traveling to Zhangjiajie for a long time? On this 5-day tour, you will explore the highlights of Zhangjiajie with the company of an accommodating guide and driver. They will take good care of you and you don’t need to worry about navigating through the large forest park without understanding a word of Chinese.

In this Zhangjiajie private tour, you will enjoy once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences that include the highest outdoor elevator in the world, Hallelujah Mountain from the Avatar movie, the world’s highest and longest transparent glass bridge, the picturesque Ten Mile Gallery, and a rare high-altitude natural cave.

Travel destination: Zhangjiajie
Suitable for: Landscape Lovers, Families, Photographers
Tour type: Private

Highlights of this tour:

  • Enjoy the picturesque landscape along Ten Mile Gallery by walking or mini-train.
  • An exciting adventure to the world’s highest and longest glass bridge in Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon.
  • Experience the longest cableway in the world at Tianmen Mountain.
  • Marvel at the highest outdoor elevator in the world to appreciate the beauty of Zhangjiajie.
  • Discover ‘Hallelujah Mountain‘ from the movie Avatar in the real world.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Welcome to Zhangjiajie! Upon your arrival at Zhangjiajie Airport, the 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. If you need any suggestions in your free time, we will be very happy to help you.

    Meal: N/A

    Accommodation: in Wulingyuan

  2. Your trip to Zhangjiajie officially begins today! The first stop today is Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. The park covers an area of 130 square kilometers and is China's first national forest park. It is characterized by rocky peaks of various shapes and forms, high up in the sky, and lush trees.

    First, we will visit Yellow Stone Village, the most famous scenic spot in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, with an altitude of more than 1,000 meters. You will take a cable car up to the top to see the vastness of the peaks. If you are lucky, you will see the spectacular sea of clouds.

    Huangshi Village Zhangjiajie
    Take a cable car to the top of the Yellow Stone Village

    Afterwards, move your feet to Zhangjiajie's golden tourist area, Golden Whip Stream. The 7.5-kilometer-long stream winds its way through the peaks and valleys, and the 2-hour leisurely hike is long enough for you to enjoy the strange peaks on both sides of the river, the frolicking birds and animals, and the ancient and exotic trees.

    The last stop of today's tour is Baofeng Lake Scenic Area. This is a lake-type natural scenic area that combines natural landscape with humanities and folklore. A boat ride is the best way to visit this lake. At the end of the tour, you will be transferred back to the hotel for rest.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Wulingyuan

    Golden Whip Stream Hike
    Golden Whip Stream Hike

  3. After breakfast, meet your guide and driver in the hotel lobby. They will take you to Tianzi Mountain, one of the four scenic spots in Wulingyuan. This scenic spot covers a total area of more than 5,400 hectares and its highest point, Tianzi Peak, is 4,142 feet (1,262.5 meters) above sea level. Take a sightseeing bus up to the mountain where you will enjoy a spectacular view of the strange peaks. He Long Park and Yu Bi Peak are the highlights of this scenic area. After the visit, take the cable car down the mountain.

    Zhangjiajie Tianzi Mountain
    Tianzi Mountain

    Next, transfer you to Yuanjiajie, located in the north of Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. It is backed by rocky peaks and mountains, facing the valley peaks. The main attractions include the Mi Hun Tai (Enchanting Platform), the No.1 Bridge under Heaven, and Bailong Elevator. You will have a chance to experience the world's highest elevator with a vertical height difference of 335 meters. The scenic spot is where the movie Avatar Hallelujah Mountain was filmed.

    Finally, head to Ten Mile Gallery, which is the essence of Suoxiyu Nature Reserve. This five-kilometer-long walking path will treat you with a rich natural landscape and you will feel like you are wandering in a fairyland. Mini-train is optional and at additional cost. At the end of the tour, your guide and driver will transfer you back to your hotel for a good rest.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Wulingyuan

    Yuanjiajie Bailong Elevator
    Bailong Elevator - the highest outdoor elevator in the world

  4. Your Zhangjiajie tour today begins at the Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon, a natural scenic spot with lush vegetation and cool, fresh air. Here you will challenge yourself to walk on the world's highest and longest glass bridge - Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge. The arch of the bridge is about 400 meters relative height from the bottom of the valley and the total length is about 370 meters. The bridge surface is all paved with transparent glass, and there is the world's highest bungee jump in the center of the bridge. This will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

    Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge
    Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge

    After lunch, head to Tianmen Mountain, characterized by typical karst mountainous terrain. You will be arranged to take a cable way up the mountain. With a total length of 7,455 meters and a height difference of 1,279 meters, the ropeway is the longest alpine passenger ropeway in the world. Upon arrival at the mountain, some highlights await you, such as the Sky Walk on the cliff, and the Tianmen Mountain Temple. After that, take the escalator through the mountain down to Tianmen Cave. With a height of 131.5 meters and a width of 57 meters, this cave is a rare high-altitude natural cave through the mountain in the world. After the visit, you will be escorted to your downtown hotel for rest.

    Good to Know:

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

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Zhangjiajie

    Zhangjiajie Tianmen Mountain
    Skyway of Tianmen Mountain

  5. It's your last day in this amazing place. Please prepare your belongings in advance. The driver will meet you at the appointed time and transfer you to the airport for your departure flight (usually 4 hours in advance for international flights and 3 hours for domestic flights). Our service will end here. Wish you a pleasant journey!

    Meal: Breakfast

    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: 4-night local hotels on double/single occupancy with daily breakfast
  • Entrance tickets as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meal: 3 Chinese-style lunches
  • 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
  • The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family, or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join your group

Price excludes

  • Visa and 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
  • Gratuities to guide and driver (recommended if you are satisfied with their services)
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