Located in the west Hunan Province, Zhangjiajie was a hidden gem in the verdant valleys of China. Cherished and nurtured by the nature as a favourite bounty, this area was suddenly discovered by the entire World, thanks to the science-fiction movie Avatar. The Hallelujah Mountains depicted in the movie look straight out of the Heavenly pillar in the Zhangjiajie National Forest Park.
The city of Zhangjiajie is known for its National Forest Park and the stupendous scenic areas. The Wulingyuan scenic area is located within Zhangjiajie and is a UNESCO world heritage site. It is also a home to the Tianzishan mountain ranges, Tianzi Mountain scenic area, Baofenghu and the Suoxi Valley.
Verdant valleys, caves, lakes, waterfalls, breath-taking cliffs, steep peaks, unbelievable engineering structures, peaceful villages and an experience of lifetime- Zhangjiajie tourism is all set to enthral the visitors!
Visit Zhangjiajie and fall in love with nature!
Essential travel information and Zhangjiajie tips for your visit
- The area gets super crowded during the Chinese national holidays (Labour Day: May 1–3, National Day: October 1–7), in summer vacations (July and August). It is recommended to avoid visiting the area during this time.
- Always book your hotels and guides way ahead of your visit.
- Pack warm clothes, rainy-wear and comfortable shoes.
- Carry altitude sickness medicines.
The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Zhangjiajie
Save 4%5 Days Private Tour Combo Package of Zhangjiajie With Fenghuang Old Town1 Reviews
Duration: 5 Days
During this exciting 5-day tour, not only you will travel to see the amazing Avatar World and enjoy gorgeous scenery as well ...
Save 4%4-Day-3-Night Small-Group Private Zhangjiajie TourNew on TripHobo
Duration: 4 Days
See the unique scenery featured in the movie Avatar which Zhangjiajie is famous for and enjoy its beautiful surroundings form...
Save 4%3-Days-Private tour to Zhangjiajie national park and Tianmen moutain plus Glass walk2 Reviews
Duration: 3 Days
in this tour we will Explore the real Hallelujah Mountain from the blockbuster movie, Avatar, with this 2-day guided tour pac...
Save 4%Private Day Tour of Tianmen Mountain with Skywalk1 Reviews
Duration: 1 Days
Stroll transparent walkways high above the clouds, ride Asia's longest cable car and thrill to spectacular aerial views on th...