The Gorgeous Chinese Painting to be Found in Zhangjiajie
2015-03-12 Selina Ou Sights Zhangjiajie 1188
Zhangjiajie is located in northwest of Hunan Province, China. Reputed for its intriguing landscapes, Zhangjiajie is one of the most popular travel destinations in China. Zhangjiajie is especially famous for its mountain peaks and forest parks. There are steep peaks, dense forests, clear streams, towering karst pillars and enchanting karst caves. When all these fantastic scenery are floating in mysterious fogs, here comes the gorgeous Chinese painting with the beauty of mystery and obscurity.
When travel to Zhangjiajia, there are many highlighted scenic sites to see. And among all those highlights, there are 8 sites should not be missed out.
First Bridge of the World
The First Bridge of the World belongs to the Yuanjianjie National Park. It the highest natural stone bridge in the world, formed by a long corridor to connect two huge mountains. The bridge has really striking scenery as when you look down from the bridge you’ll feast imposing and abrupt peaks and dense forest with ancient towering trees drifting among the sea of clouds. But you’ll never figure out how deep the mountain is and how high the bridge is among the fog. What holds your breath is the illusion of the shaking bridge when you walk through the bridge to enjoy the stunning scenery.
Tianmen Mountain boasts as the essence of the Wulingyuan Scenic Area. The fantastic vistas of mountain peaks and sharp karst pillars clouded by fogs, the natural creation of Tianmen Cave, the thrilling cliff face walkways, and the longest cable car, all these features outstands Tianmen Mountain as the top site to see in Zhangjiajie.
Tianzi Mountain is mainly characterized with its stunning views of wavelike peaks, rising one after another. Among the peak forest in Tianzi Mountain, the Yubi Peak is the most significant one. The Yubi Peak soars up to the sky with pine trees standing on the top. Its spectacular scenery has been favored by artists and photographers.
Golden Whip Stream
The Golden Whip Stream may have the most beautiful scenery in the Wulingyuan Scenic Area. It is about 7 kilometer long and has very clear water. Along the river, there are verdant mountains, serene valleys, pristine forests and different kinds of plants to enjoy.
Huanglong Cave is one of the most beautiful caves in China. It is an underground karst cave and has various charming stalactites in various shapes and gestures. Featured by deep and secluded underground rivers, hanging waterfalls, chambers of caves, colorful stalactites lit up by lights, the Huanglong Cave is a magical palace worth exploring.
Baofeng Lake has very beautiful natural scenery. Surrounded by forested mountain peaks, Baofeng Lake has limpid water. The fairytale created by Baofeng Lake is also charmed by the surround majestic Befeng Waterfall and Mount Baofeng. Tourists can also pay to watch the traditional performances of the local Tujia minority and have a pleasant boat trip on the lake.
Yaozi Village is 1,500 meters above the sea level and it is famous for its steepness. The numerous precipitous cliffs and verdant pristine forests make it a great place for hiking. What attracts people there is the broad views of a wonderland of numerous karst pillars at its broad top.
Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon
Though the Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon is a new discovery to the outside world, its unique natural beauty is gaining popularity for the canyon. With a collection of mountains, waterfalls, forests, valleys, and caves, the Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon is a real paradise to for great sightseeing and relax.
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