Private Hiking Tour: Pingshanhu Grand Canyon And The Horse Hoof Temple Grottoes

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    08:30 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Zhangye located in the northwest of China Gansu province, it was known as Ganzhou in the past time. As the arm in Zhangqian Period to the communication with the western regions in Western Han Dynasty. Zhangye got its name and has always been praised as the Yangtze River region in the frontier and the Golden Zhangye. This morning you will visit the Horse Hoof Temple Grottoes the legendsaid that the Heavenly Horse left a footprint in the cave, it has become a treasure of the temple, you will see the beautiful snow mountain and grassland here. Enjoylunch in the local ethnic Yugur peoples tent. Pingshanhu Grand Canyon is the TOP 5 grand canyon in the world. We will hiking in the park for about 2 hours.The scenic area includes the grand canyon,The scenic area includes the grand canyon, stone wonders, desert and snow mountain, primitive forest, and aesthetic value.

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This morning at 8:30,our professional tour guide will meet you at the lobby of your Zhangye hotel, by car / bus to the Horse-Hoof Temple Grottoes, you will see the countryside view and grassland on the way. The Horse-Hoof Temple Grottoes located in the Qilian Snow Mountain, initially the first cave was opened by Guoyu who came from Dunhuang in the third century. It is a very important Buddhism Grottoes in Gansu.

Enjoy lunch  a local ethnic Yugur people's tent, this minority group just can be find in Gansu province. they believe Tibten Buddhism also well.

In the afternoon, transfer to Pingshanhu Grand Canyon, hiking in the canyon and the Gobi desert. you will see a very different place in western  China. someone said it is like a Mars. There are many natural and cultural scenes at the scenic spot including " nine dragons at sea . miracle canyon , lovers Peak , " one - line - sky , lucky elms , inquisitive toad , bird , animals and tower as well as stone forest . the wild appearance formed in millions of years and labyrinth - like gorge took out the specific style and magnificent views found only in the west of China .


Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)

Bottled water


Professional guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Transport by air-conditioned minivan



Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Infant seats available

Not wheelchair accessible

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Service animals allowed

Infants must sit on laps

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate