Day 1 Guide and driver will meet you upin your Zhangjiajie hotel or airport in the morning, . Drive approximately 2 hours to Zuolong Gorge, near Furong Ancient Town., Zuolong Gorge hides in deep mountains in Guzhang County of Xiangxi. ,you needto hold an iron chain to lead the way while tour in this place ,Take a 2-3 hour adventurous hike along metal chains and up ladders through this beautiful forested gorge. If its hot, stop for a dip in the naturally-formed pool ,at the end of the gorge. Have a late lunch at a Tujia farmers house. then we will drive to Furong town , check in hotel . (we will book a hotel in a good location, from where you can have a panoramic night view of beautiful waterfall and the small ancient town)
Today we will have a relax day to troll in the Furong ancient town .Located in Yongshun County in Xiangxi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture of western Hunan Province, Furong Ancient Town (or Hibiscus Ancient Town) is originally known as Wangcun Village. It is where the famous movie Hibiscus Town was filmed, so it changed its name to Furong Town , After the movie "Furong Town" was done in this place.
The small town is surrounded by green mountains and rivers. You will see winding paths and Tujia Diaojiaolou buildings by the river after coming into the township. And there is a waterfall inside the town and it is a must see here. This waterfall is about 40 meter wide with a drop height of 60 meters, and looks spectacular in rainy season from June to August. Walking behind the hanging water screen of the waterfall is like placing oneself in a crystal palace. after that , we are going to drive about 2 hours get back to zhangjiajie city , driver will send you to your hotel or airport if do not extend your stay in zhangjiajie .
- The tour include one night hotel stay in Furong town and 2 lunch.
- This tour is only suit for those who really likes hiking and who are ready to hike. those who are above 65 years old are not allowed to do the zuolong gorge hiking.