Famous Landmarks in Zhangjiajie
are considered the Name Card of Zhangjiajie, like Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Dragon King Cave, Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park, etc. ancient and new. They are somehow, represent a certain character or role Zhangjiajie played to the world. Come with Top China Travel
, to witness and appreciate those famous Zhangjiajie Landmarks.
Zhangjiajie National Forest Park
The three-character name can be interpreted as follows: Zhang is a common surname in China; jia can be translated as family; and jie can be translated as homeland, giving the completed translation of Zhang family homeland. In 1982 it was recognized as China's first national forest park (4,810 hectares).
In Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, the several thousand mountain peaks of quartz stand rise abruptly from the ground. Streams flow through the Jinbian (Gold Whip) Stream Grand Canyon which is flanked by sheer cliffs. The Sightseeing Platform at Huangshi Village is shrouded in mist. Wild animals play freely in the primeval forests. The scenic zone is like a fairy land with the beaury of wild nature.
Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park
Tianmen Mountain is the highest mountain in Zhangjiajie. The world marvelous scene called Tianmen Cave, means a door to the heaven in Chinese, makes this mountain famous. The comparative plat mountain top, the well-preserved original forest, the rare plants and species, the natural bonsai in everywhere form into a splendid picture.
People entitle this mountain as the most beautiful flower garden in the sky and the fairy land in the boundary of heaven. For a long time, Mount Tianmen not only attracted attention because of its miraculous and unique geographic landform and unparalleled natural landscape, but it also became well-known for its profound cultural connotations and famous colorful humanistic site.
Dragon King Cave
With its unique scenes, Dragon King Cave is reputed as "the most featuring karst cave in the world". Ranking as the oldest and largest karst cave, it is a potential tourism spot for people to exploring. The totally length of this cave is about 30km. With an average height of 50 meter and width of 80 meters, there are 58 halls, 28 stone corridors, 15 pearl waterfalls, 3 underground rivers, 2 lakes and 45 pools.
Tourists who are walking around these fantastic sites will feel the magic power of the nature. With the rapid development till now, Dragon King Cave has turned into a modern attraction integrating working, shopping, dining and entertaining together.
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