Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park

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  • Address: Mt Taihang, Xiuwu County, Jiaozuo, China, Zhengzhou
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: 0391-7709001
  • Ticket Price: 120 CNY
  • Time Required: 10:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Cave, Geological Formation, Park, River, Family And Kids, Valley, Nature, Unesco Site
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Covering a total area of 190sqkm Mt Yuntai has an amazing natural collection of cliffs, valleys and waterfalls. It’s a 5A grade national tourist attraction and has been given the title of World Geological Park by UNESCO in 2004. Even throughout history a lot of great people have visited the mountains including giving it a great cultural heritage. These include the seven sages from the Wei and Jin dynasty. Also Sun Simiao, the medicine king, often collected herbs from here and the poet of the Wang dynasty, Weng wei wrote poems and came here for inspiration.

The mountains are located at a height of about 1,304mts and has a lush green cover which keeps changing as per seasons. The highlights include:

  • Tanpu Valley has the famous tanpu gorge known for its step like structure from the waterfall joins the river bed.
  • Cornel Peak at a height of 1308mts is majestic for the view it offers of the Yellow river from the top.
  • Qinglong Gorge is composed of many scenic spots such as pools, springs, streams and waterfalls.
  • In Red Stone Gorge you can find the most splendid waterfall, Bailong. With green vegetation, red rocks the gorge is a wonderful place to trek. You can also find the Black Dragon Cave here.

Yuntai waterfall said to be the highest waterfall in china is located here with a staggering height of about 314mts.

Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park Travel Tips

  • Ticket needs to be booked 2 days prior. Once booked the ticket is valid for 2 days.
  • A good 10 to 12 hours is needed to see most of the highlights if not all. There’s also a package of ‘1 day’ and ‘2 day’ trips available. For more info refer website.
  • There are catering and accommodation facilities available near the mountain. For more info refer website.
  • There’s also a Tai Chi performance in here accompanied by traditional Chinese music which simply adds a great flavour to the whole trip.

Entrance Ticket Details For Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park

  • From March to November, RMB 120
  • From December to February, RMB 60
  • For military personnel, people above 65 years of age and children below 1.3mts, FREE. (ID required)
  • For students and disabled, tickets available at half discounts. (ID required)
  • Transportation fee, excluding of ticket price per person, RMB 60.

How to Reach Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park

  • By Coach - Xinxiang City Coach Station has buses to the mountain resort at 7:30 am and 1:20 pm, and back from there at 10:00 am and 4:30 pm.
  • By Bus - Zhengzhou Long-Distance Bus Center has bus to the mountain at 8:00 am and return at 4:30 pm.
  • Luoyang Jinyuan Bus Station has one direct bus at 9:00 am and it return at 3:30 pm.

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  • Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park Address: Mt Taihang, Xiuwu County, Jiaozuo, China, Zhengzhou
  • Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park Contact Number: 0391-7709001
  • Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park Timing: 24-hrs
  • Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park Price: 120 CNY
  • Best time to visit Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park(preferred time): 08:00 am - 09:00 am
  • Time required to visit Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park: 10:00 Hrs
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  • 13.68% of people who visit Zhengzhou include Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park visit around 02 AM - 03 AM

  • People usually take around 10 Hrs to see Mt. Yuntai - World Geological Park

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