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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  • I’ve been to this mountain twice and both visits were very different because the weather was different. The climb and the decent are not for the faint of heart but totally worth it. We stayed on the m...  more »
  • Our own trip with no tour guide. When I was at the base, I thought people were touting for this Huangshan. It was just another mountain. But after going out of the Yungu Cable Car, I started to see th...  more »
  • Absolutely fantastic scenery. We went off season so not so crowded but some paths were closed for maintenance. If staying near the cable car, best to get up early before all the people come out (check...  more »
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