Today you will fly from Guangzhou to Zhangjiajie. The flight information will be sent to you before the tour. You can go to the airport on your own and check in with your passport at Guangzhou Airport. Uopn arrival, you will be met and transferred to hotel by your local guide. Zhangjiajie is a renown town for its spectacular national park, and you can enjoy your free time for the rest of the day.
Today you will take one-hour ride to Zhangjiajie National Park where you will overlook the wonderful views by super elevator. The elevator takes 1.58 secondB to transport tourists from the bottom to the Yuanjiajie top exhibiting unbelievable and fantastic views. Enjoy the heaven and earth pillar unpredictable prototype mountain of the movie AVATAR directed by Jame Cameron on the Summit Sightseeing platform.
Afterwards you will move to visit Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve that offers a perfect location to have a panoramic picture. Known as 'the Monarch of the Peak Forest', Tianzi Mountain has four wonders the Sea ofClouds, the Radiance of the Moonlight, the Rays of Sunshine and the Snow in winter.
Later you will head to Shilihualang (10-Mile-Gallery) to explore. (One way by electric train; other way on foot for about 30 Minutes.)
Drive to Tianmen Mountain, then walk along the road leading to Gateway of Heaven. The glass walkway makes it so distinctive. You will take Tianmen Mountain Cableway to explore Tongtian Avenue (a way to Heaven), Tianmen Cave (Heaven Gateway), Tianmen Temple, Tianmen glass walkway, Ghost-valley plank road, and Yunmeng Fairy Summit. You will take a small cable to the main cable, then take the longest cableway in the world with a length of 7455 meters and elevation of 518 meters to go down.
(The round-way of the main cable and upper way for the small cable are included. If you take round-way small cable car, you will miss some sights.)
Afterwards you will take 3-hour ride to old town of Fenghuang which was built along the Tuo River with local wood. It is nice to wander around the well-preserved wooden houses. In the evening, the lights creates a wonderful world from the houses.
Accommodate guesthouse in the old town
Free explore in the morning. After lunch, you will take one-hour ride to Huaihua to catch 5-hour bullet train back to Guangzhou. (You will take train from Changsha to Guangzhou if no train tickets available in Huaihua due to its limited trains.) Upon arrival, you will be transferred back to your Guangzhou hotel where the trip concludes.
Group Size: 1--15 pax
Travel Season: Year around
Accommodation: 5-star hotel & nice guesthouse
Transport: Chartered car or bus
Train: Bullet train from Huaihua to Guangzhou
Guide: English-speaking local guides
Entrance fees: Sites listed
China Visa required