This is a tailor-make trip for having a panoramic view of time-honored cultures in Guangzhou, as well as fascinating natural landscape in Zhangjiajie.
In Guangzhou, you will be attracted by exquisite architecture of Chen Clan Ancestral Hall and the Temple of the Six Banyan Trees. Qingping Market is a place you could not miss. Here you can buy a variety of agricultural products and herbal medicines, feel the warm local life and experience the civilized ancient trading ways. One the other side, Zhangjiajie is masterpiece of the nature. It has the longest grass bridge -- Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge, the highest sightseeing elevator -- Bailong Elevator, Tianmen Mountain Cableway and all kinds of magnificent views, which fills people with fascinated and longing.
Your tour guide will pick you up from the arrival hall of the airport and transfer to check in your hotel by a private comfortable car. Then you can take a rest or to explore this modern metropolis independently.
Chen Ancestral Shrine, Qing Ping Market, Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall, Temple of the Six Banyan Trees
Firstly, visit the must-see Chen Clan Ancestral Hall (2 hours )
As the famous “Lingnan Architectural Art Pearl”, it’s also the best-preserved traditional ancestral temple in Guangdong. Here you can appreciate the colorful decoration of various animals, plants, characters and fairy vivid patterns, feel the superb architecture and decoration of Lingnan people, and understand their typical folk customs.
Then go and shop at Qingping Market (2 hour)
It consists of agricultural products, Chinese herbal medicines and aquatic products. It is the biggest trade port and distribution center of tonic herbal medicine in southern China.
After that, take a leisurely stroll at the Temple of the Six Banyan Trees ( 1.5 hour )
Built at over 1500 years ago, the temple has 57.6-meter octagonal brick-wood flower tower and exquisite Buddha statues, providing a simple understanding of Chinese Buddhism.
visit Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall ( 1.5 hour )
Built in 1931, Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall was to commemorate Sun Yat-sen, a renowned statesman who led the revolution that ended imperial rule in China.
Chen Clan Ancestral Hall
Temple of the Six Banyan Trees
Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall
Guangzhou to Zhangjiajie by China Southern Airlines CZ3245 Dep 11:40 - Arr 13:25
Hotel to airport Transfer (Guangzhou), Airport Transfer (Zhangjiajie), Zhangjiajie Airport or Train Station to Hotel Transfer, Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Yangjiajie cable car（round trip）
Take a flight from Guangzhou to Zhangjiajie and tour guide will take you to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, arriving within 40 minutes.
Explore the Splendid Yangjiajie Scenic Area ( 2 hours )
Take the shuttle bus from entrance to the most pristine Yangjiajie. You can take the cable car upward, along which you can see high peaks, sheer cliffs, spectacular waterfalls, streams and other natural landscapes. The three famous scenic spots are Wulongzhai, Tianbo Mansion and one step to the sky. You can climb an iron ladder to the summit, to see the clouds are surrounding the mountains, which seems that you can touch the sky within one step. After 2-hour visiting and exploring, you can take the cable car down the mountain and the tour guide will lead to back to hotel.
Admire the famous Avatar Hallelujah Mountain in Yuanjiajie ( 3 hours )
After breakfast at Pullman Hotel, take Bailong Elevator up to the pillar peak, the world tallest outdoor elevator. The pillar between heaven and earth comes out right in front of you, which is Avatar Hallelujah Mountain. The pillar with peculiar shape is 1080 meters in height and has lush vegetation on the top.
Have a Short Walk to Photo Sky Field Garden ( 1.5 hours )
Sky Field Garden is a rice paddy area with an altitude of over 1000 meters, farmed by local people and hanging on an outcrop. Take a short walk and you will face the cliff and have a panoramic view of Bailong Elevator.
Explore Stunning Peaks in Tianzi Mountain ( 3 hours )
Proceed to climb up the Tianzi Mountain in the cablecar. Along the route, you can admire sea of clouds and complete majestic view of Wulingyuan Scenic Area. Imperial Writing Brush Peaks are ten rolling peaks soar up to the blue sky. The right peak looks like an inverted brush While the left peaks looks like a finished picture. With the height of 30 meters, Tianzi Pavilion is the best viewing deck to overlook Tianzi Mountain.
After the trip, tour guide will drive you back to Pullman hotel and you can rest for the next day.
Yuanjiajie Scenic Area
Tianzi Mountain Cable Car
Bailong Elevator built at the side of cliff
Frist Bridge in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park
Baofeng Lake, Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon with Glass Bridge
The tour guide will lead to the Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon after breakfast and the driving will last about 80 minutes. So you can take a nap in the car.
Get Some Thrill on The Longest Glass Bridge and Hike around Grand Canyon ( 4 hours )
The most thrilling attraction is definitely the Glass Bridge, which stretches between two dramatic cliffs. Standing on the grass-bottomed bridge is like floating in the air, you can see a superb panorama of the entire grand canyon. Walking on the transparent glass is like walking in the sky, which will be an unforgettable lifetime experience.
Wandering on Baofeng Lake ( 1.5 hours )
After lunch, we will get on the cruise on Baofeng Lake, which is surrounded by mountains with many waterfalls pouring down. The water is so clear that the magnificent scenery of peaks, trees and waterfalls is reflected on the lake surface. You can also listen to special cultural songs from native minority.
After the tour the tour guide will escort you back to your hotel.
Glass bridge in Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon
Transfer to Airport or Train Station for Departure, Tianmen Mountain (Tianmen Cave) including Glass Walkway and Cable Car, Hotel to airport Transfer (Zhangjiajie)
Try the Longest Cableway and Explore Tianmen Mountain ( 40 minutes )
This longest cable car can take you from Zhangjiajie downtown directly to the primitive park in the air. During the about 40 minutes’ journey of the cableway, you will get a miraculous experience of flying in the sky, seeing the changing landscape as the cable car rises.
Walk Along The Glass Skywalk ( 2 hours )
Glass walkway is another challenging thing to experience. With an altitude of 1400 meters, the cliff-hanging Glass Skywalk is 60 meters long. When walking on it, you can see the bottomless valley under you feet. On cloudy days, you can walk through the mist, just like walking on the cloud. On sunny days, the view is even more fantastic. Then take a chairlift to the summit to view the whole mountains.
Climb Up To Tianmen Cave ( 1 hour )
It is a natural mountain-penetrating karst cave hanging on the towering cliff. To reach the cave, you can walk up 999 steps (“Stairway to Heaven”) and be greeted by the colossal entrance. Escalator is available if your physical strength is limited. With heights of 131.5 meters, the cave is very huge and impressive.
Take the cable car at the middle cable car station down the mountain, Transfer to Zhangjiajie Airport to catch your onward flight.
The Glass Skywalk
What's Included & Excluded
Meals listed in the itinerary.
Private English-speaking guide and driver.
Hotels listed in the itinerary.
Service Charge & Taxes.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
China Entry Visa Fees.
Excess Baggage Charges.
Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
Single Room Supplement.
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