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Zhangjiajie is a rising tourist city famous for its unique natural scenery and abundant tourism resources. It is located in the northwest of Hunan province. Out of its total population of 1.62 million, almost 72% belong to ethnic minority groups, including Tujia, Bai and Miao nationalities. Zhangjiajie is a prefecture-level city consisting of Yongding and Wulingyuan Districts, Cili and Sangzhi Counties. Wulingyuan District, also called Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area, is endowed with striking natural beauty. This site is dominated by more than 3,000 narrow sandstone pillars and peaks, many over 200m high. Between the peaks lie ravines and gorges with streams, pools and waterfalls, 40 caves, and two large natural bridges. It is also home to a number of endangered plant and animal species. Therefore, it was listed into the World Natural Heritage Catalogue by the UNESCO in 1992. What’s more, Zhangjiajie was awarded the title of “World Geological Park” in 2004.

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Zhangjiajie National Forest park is located in the northwest of Wulingyuan It covers about 72,000 acres. 97 percent of the park is covered with plants. Gymnosperm species in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park takes up half of the total in the world. It was listed as a national park in 1982. Ten years ...

Mt Tianzi is located in the northern part of Wulingyuan Scenic Area in Hunan Province. It is one of the four scenic spots in WulingyuanTianzi Mountain. Mt Tianzi is famous for its stunning views of peaks, which rises one after another. At the top of the mountain, tourists can see the full view of t...

Avater Hallelujah Mountain is located in Wulingyuan scenery area, Zhangjiajie, Hunan Province. It was initially named Floating Mountain as it looks floats in the air without any support. In 2008, Hollywood photographer Hansen, from the movie ”Avater” took pictures of the Floating Mountai...

Huang long Cave is located in Zhangjiajie scenery area, Hunan Province. It one of the top six most beautiful show caves in China. It was known for its fantastic stone fields and stalagmite, called sacred needle for stabilizing the sea. Huanglong Cave is also called a fairyland underground. The stala...

Mengdonghe rafting starts from a spot 40km from Furong town, where is a famous tourists attraction in the southern of Hunan Province. During rafting, tourists take a skin raft and thrill to the excitement of the major rapids of the Mengdonghe River; there are a few of the rapids that get tourists ...