Tianmen Mountain of Zhangjiajie, Zhangjiajie

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#2 of 96 in Parks in Hunan
Located within a well-preserved national park, Tianmen Mountain of Zhangjiajie boasts the world's longest passenger cableway with a total length of 7.5 km (4.66 mi). From the railway station to the mountain's summit, you can take one of 98 cars, which ascend 1,279 m (4,196 ft) and offer a spectacular view of the vertical cliffs, lush peaks, and deep valleys. Once you reach the glass observation deck, you can also go to surrounding cultural and natural attractions, such as a large temple and a cave. Put Tianmen Mountain of Zhangjiajie on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Zhangjiajie itinerary maker.
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  • August 17, 2017
    A beautiful mountain to visit on a good day. Requires Pre-ordering of the tickets from travel agency at a Pre-set time due to large numbers of people visiting. You can choose either to go up by cable ...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    It was wonderful experiences to visit this place..amazing view and good facilities..highly recommended to visit  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    Yet of the landscapes with the weather superb valley views. Attention if you go by the door steps "heaven", they are very steep and it is easy to fall... I advise you to take the gondola to go up there, it's great!
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Where to stay in Zhangjiajie

An abundance of accommodations can be found across Zhangjiajie, but the most popular with international tourists sit on either bank of the Lishui River. Whether you're looking for a luxury hotel or a simple guesthouse, the waterfront areas and adjoining streets remain the primary places to look. Ziwu Road the north of the city center also offers a range of accommodations to choose from, and good connections to the main natural sights in the surrounding landscape. To stay closer to the national park, stay in the town of Wulingyuan, located near the park's main sights.
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