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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  • My wife and I, and a couple from Scotland, recently visited Huangshan, and it was spectacular. We arranged our visit through China Highlights, an outstanding travel service, which provided us a guide ...  more »
  • We loved our time in the Yellow Mountains. The cable cars were great and enabled us to see more of the scenery than we would have done without them. There is a special which started 1 November, 2017 t...  more »
  • The travel is worth the view! That's all just beautiful. It is better to stay a full night and be able to attend the lying and sunrise. On the other hand, there are a lot of people at the top.
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Where to stay in Huangshan

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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