Zhangjiajie Tours-Avatar Hallelujah Mountain
The scenery in Zhangjiajie is beautiful. The forest park is breathtaking and shows the beauty of nature with the majestic peaks standing toward the sky. The environment is comforting and the air is fresh contributing to the enchanting scenery.
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Zhangjiajie Travel News
The South-Heaven Pillar, known as one of the three grotesque peaks of Zhangjiajie, is located at the southern point of the Yuanjiajie scenic area, a world natural heritage site. Rising 1074 meters above sea level, it is covered with verdant trees reaching a height of about 150 meters. It is characterized by grotesque rock formation with outstanding vertical textures. Jutting into the blue sky, it looks like a pillar holding up heaven itself.Learm More Customize a Similar Tour
Introduction to Zhangjiajie
Zhangjiajie is a combination of the beauty of Guilin, marvel of Mount Huangshan, the danger of Mount Hua and majesty of Mount Tai. This area consists of roads, bridges, caves, lakes and waterfalls. Thus, it is known as a broadened potted landscape and miniature fairy mountain.
The Best Time to Visit Zhangjiajie
The best travel seasons to travel to Zhangjiajie are spring and autumn. In the spring, you can enjoy scented grasses and fallen blossoms, hang at the Golden Whip Brook, admire the Ten-mile Gallery, explore the Huanglong Cave and experience entering the ancient Shangri-la in Zhangjiajie. In autumn, the sky is clear and colorful trees surround the mountains. During this time, fruits like kiwi and tangerine are ripe.
Culture in Zhangjiajie
The Tujia Minority’s type of martial arts is famous throughout the country. The hometown of Helong marshal, Hongjiaguan, Sangzhi County is well-known as the land of Martial arts. There, the local martial arts vary, which shows the characteristics of the Tujia Minority people and their strength.
Zhangjiajie Local Food
The Tujia Minority diet is full of strong flavors. Hunan cuisine as well as Tujia cuisine is often spicy. Tujia People tend to use special flavors like curried, sour and pickled foods. Their specialties are Pighead Bacon, Combo Platters, Blood Curd, He Zha, Sour fish, Stewed Loach with Tofu, Black Chicken Soup with Rhizoma Gastrodiae etc. The local flavor snacks are Fete Rice, Pig Blood Porridge and so on.
Buildings in Zhangjiajie
Most of the Miao people live in mountainous areas. Due to the diversity of various natural environments, the residential forms and customs differ often. In southern Guizhou Province and western Hunan the people live in stilted buildings. Some people in western Hunan live in stone based houses. In the western regions, Miao people live in adobes or stone houses.
Luxury Hotels in Zhangjiajie
Located in the heart of 5A Wulingyuan Scenic Area, which is a world natural heritage site, Pullman Zhangjiajie is only 3.5 hours drive to Changsha (on express highway). Endowed with easy transportation and picturesque sceneries around, it is only several minutes drive to Tianzi Mountain, Huanglong Cave and Baofeng Lake of Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, where Avatar was shoot.
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