Outdoor Activities in Zhangjiajie

Outdoor activities in Zhangjiajie are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Zhangjiajie comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Zhangjiajie and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Zhangjiajie has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Zhangjiajie.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Zhangjiajie:

  1. #1 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 476 itineraries
    Phoenix Ancient City

    Tags: Outdoors, Mountain, View Point, Tourist Center

    Address: Jinping Rd, Fenghuang, Xiangxi, Hunan, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    According to a local legend, two of the mythical bird- Phoenix flew over this town and totally were in its awe and refused to leave. Situated on the western boundary of Hunan province, the Phoenix anc...Read more

  2. #2 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 472 itineraries
    Zhangjiajie National Forest Park

    Tags: National Park, View Point, Tourist Center, Picnic Spot

    Address: Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie City, Hunan, China, 427400

    Timings: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The first national forest park of china spread over 50 square miles in nothing short of a heaven’s treat. Originally a state-run tree farm, the Zhangjiajie forest park is blessed with subtropica...Read more

  3. #3 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 338 itineraries
    Tianmen Mountain

    Tags: Outdoors, Cave, Mountain, View Point

    Address: Tianmen Mountain Yongding, Zhangjiajie China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    At an elevation of 1518.6 metres, the Tianmen Mountains comprise of 40 peaks with a height more than 1000 metres. Being at an extreme height, the day is longer at the Tianmen Mountain hence it is also...Read more

  4. #4 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 200 itineraries
    Yellow Dragon Cave

    Tags: Outdoors, Cave, View Point, Tourist Center

    Address: Zhangqing Main Road, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427400, China

    Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Known as Huang Long Dong in local language, this is one of the largest caverns in China and is known as the wonder of world’s caves. With peculiar formations, underground streams and large caver...Read more

  5. #5 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 453 itineraries
    Golden Whip Brook

    Tags: Forest, Water Body, View Point, Tourist Center

    Address: In Wulingyuan District, Wulingyuan District,Zhangjiajie 427400, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located at the foot of the mountain, the golden Whip Brook is one of the scenic spots in Zhangjiajie scenic area and is named after the Golden Whip rock it flows by. With a length of 5710 metres, the ...Read more

  6. #6 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 316 itineraries
    Baofeng Lake Scenic Area

    Tags: View Point, Hiking Trail, Tourist Center, Lake

    Address: Wulingyuan scenic area, Zhangjiajie, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Part of the Wulingyuan Scenic area, the Baofeng scenic area comprises of as long tapering lake is surrounded by a stunning back-drop of mountains including the Baofeng Peak. Exhibiting gorgeous scener...Read more

  7. #7 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    Zhangjiajie Tianbofu Scenic Resort Viewpoint

    Tags: View Point, Observation Deck, Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: Zhangjiajie Nature Reserve, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427400, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Walk up to the top and be mesmerised with the fantabulous view of the entire Zhangjiajie scenic area. This is an observation deck and although it requires a lot of walking, is totally worth visiting!...Read more

  8. #8 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 95 itineraries
    Tianzi Mountain

    Tags: Mountain, View Point, Hiking Trail, Tourist Center

    Address: Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427400, China

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Located in the northern part of the Wulingyuan scenic area, this is one of the prime scenic spots in china and is spread over 67 square kilometres of area. The Tianzi Mountains gained immense populari...Read more

  9. #9 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 318 itineraries
    The Grand Canyon Of Zhangjiajie

    Tags: View Point, Bridge, Tourist Center, Canyon

    Address: Zhangjiajie Forest Park, Wulinguyan district, 427400, China

    Timings: 07:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Also known as Lanchuanxia (‘Rotten Ship Gorge’), this majestic grand canyon of Zhangjiajie is one of the most beautiful sites in China. The water in the canyon comes from the Shenquan Stre...Read more

  10. #10 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 191 itineraries
    Zhangjiajie Zixia Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Tourist Center

    Address: Baofeng Rd, Zhangjiajie, Wulingyuan, Hunan, China

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    A national AAA scenic spot, this Taoist temple is an important venue of religious activities and is the first Taoist temple in western Hunan. The prime seat for the Zhangjiajie Taoist association, the...Read more

  11. #11 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 320 itineraries
    Bailong Elevator

    Tags: Tourist Center, Adventure

    Address: Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Yuanjiajie scenic area, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie City, Hunan, China, 427400

    You take an elevator to work and home everyday but what separates Bailong elevator from the mundane metal boxes is its excellent engineering that takes you 1070 feet in just about 2 minutes amidst the...Read more

  12. #12 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 222 itineraries
    Zhangjiajie Xianren Stream

    Tags: Water Body, View Point, River, Tourist Center

    Address: South of The District, Yongding District,Zhangjiajie 427000, China

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:30 pm Details

    Located in the south of Yongding district in Zhangjiajie city of Hunan province, the Xianren Stream can be accessed via short drive from the Zhangjiajie downtown. The beautiful stream, verdant hills a...Read more

  13. #13 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 230 itineraries
    Huangshi Village

    Tags: Village, View Point, Tourist Center, Valley

    Address: Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427400, China

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located in the Wulingyuan Scenic area, the main attraction of this natural bounty is the Huangshi Fort. Named after Hermit Huangshi, the fort is built 1080 metres above the sea level and exhibits stun...Read more

  14. #14 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 46 itineraries
    Charming Xiangxi Theatre

    Tags: Entertainment, Play, Stage Show, Theatre

    Address: Western Hunan International Cultural Square, No. 20 Guihua Road, Wulingyuan District, Huajuan Road, Zhangjiajie, China

    Timings: 07:00 pm - 09:30 pm Details

    Founded in 2001, this is the oldest theatre in Wulingyuan scenic area of Zhangjiajie, the charming Xiangxi theatre is a prime cultural entity and a tourist hotspot. The ‘Zhangjiajie Charming Xia...Read more

  15. #15 of 27 Outdoors Activities in Zhangjiajie
    - Used in 104 itineraries
    Yuanjiajie Scenic Area

    Tags: Mountain, View Point, Tourist Center, Peak

    Address: Wulingyuan, Zhangjiajie, Hunan, China

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    If you are a fan of nature or the science-fiction movie Avatar, you should be heading to the Yuanjiajie scenic area. One of the most touted tourist attractions of Zhangjiajie, this scenic area is the ...Read more