Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain), Huangshan

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Listed as a World Heritage Site, Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) enables visitors to immerse themselves in natural scenery amid oddly shaped granite peaks. With the highest peak standing at 1,834 m (6,115 ft), the inspirational mountain offers opportunity for recreation, relaxation, science, art, and photography. Explore the pine forests, which shelter abundant resources and a great variety of animal and plant life. Go hiking, where you will have the chance to see hot springs and and the popular veil of clouds. The mountain contains many easily accessible hotels, restaurants, and other necessary facilities at its summit. Use our Huangshan trip itinerary maker tool to add Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) and other attractions to your Huangshan vacation plans.
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  • To start with the positive aspect: the yellow mountains are a spectacular sight with serene landscapes, heart-stopping heights and beautiful rock formations. It could all be so enchanting... were it n...  more »
  • The amazing view will definitely take your breath away. It is really recommended to stay a night at one of the hotels in the mountain to catch the sunrise. Beautiful.  more »
  • Love the mountain. The mountain have diffrent look from each corner of the location. Tips before going up to the mountain : bring small backpack with snacks/food, water, so you wont get tired too fast...  more »

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The city of Huangshan features a wide range of accommodations, with the UNESCO-listed sites drawing in crowds from far and wide, and the city keeping pace with demand. Close to the parks and rivers, things tend to a get a little more luxurious, while the side streets offer basic guesthouses ideal for those interested in setting down their bags and heading out to explore. Take a look at the three main historic villages for a number of boutiques set in artfully restored buildings. To the north, the mountainous scenic area boasts a collection of boutique, eco-friendly, and budget-friendly accommodations, with rental villas, hostels, lodges, and upmarket hotels to choose from.
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