5 days Ultimate Zhangjiajie Tour with Glass Bridge & Tianmen Mountain

Our 5-day Ultimate Zhangjiajie Tour covers all of Zhangjiajie National Park's top attractions, including Tianzi Mountain, Yuanjiajie, Huangshizhai, Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge at Grand Canyon, and Tianmen Mountain, providing the best of the park.
5 days
Natural scenery, Winter getaways
Trip code
From CN¥ 12,000 per person
Our 5-day Ultimate Zhangjiajie Tour covers all the highlights of Zhangjiajie National Park, such as Tianzi Mountain, Yuanjiajie, Huangshizhai, Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge at Grand Canyon, as well as Tianmen Mountain. This tour will enable you to experience the best of Zhangjiajie National Park.

Zhangjiajie National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site in China, is celebrated for its breathtaking sandstone pillars, deep ravines, lush forests, and pristine streams. This natural wonderland served as the inspiration for the floating mountains in the movie "Avatar."
Day 01 :
Arrival at Zhangjiajie

Welcome to Zhangjiajie! Upon your arrival, your local guide will be waiting for you with a your name sign at the airport or train station's arrival hall. Then transfer you to your hotel in Wulingyuan Zhangjiajie, and help you to check in. The rest of the day is yours to explore the surroundings.

Wulingyuan's downtown area, specifically Xibu Street, is a popular spot for a leisurely walk. You can take a stroll along the Tujia ethnic-themed shopping pedestrian street, savor local snacks, discover interesting souvenirs, and enjoy the beautiful night view illuminated by colorful lights.

Day 02 :
Tour to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park - Explore Tianzi Mountain and Yuanjiajie (B)

In the morning, your guide and driver will pick you up in the hotel lobby and drive you to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. There, you'll take a cable car to Tianzi Mountain, where you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the Western Sea and its hundreds of majestic peaks. Tianzi Mountain is often described as a miniature fairyland and an expanded bonsai garden.

In the afternoon, you'll be transferred to Yuanjiajie, the location of the iconic Hallelujah Mountains featured in the famous movie "Avatar." This area is the core scenic region of the world natural heritage site. Some of the main viewpoints you'll explore include Zhangjiajie Back Garden, Soul-Lost Terrace, Hallelujah Mountain Peak, The Number-One Bridge, and you'll even have the opportunity to experience the incredible super Bailong elevator.

In the late afternoon, you will be transferred back to your hotel. Enjoy an overnight stay in Zhangjiajie.

Day 03 :
Zhangjiajie Day Tour - visit Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge, Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon and Baofeng Lake (B)

In the morning, you'll have a private transfer to visit Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge, the world's longest and highest glass-bottomed bridge spanning two mountains in Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon. This 435-meter-long and 6-meter-wide bridge hangs 375 meters above the ground, offering a stunning panoramic view of Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon.

After crossing the bridge, your guide will lead you on a moderate hike through the picturesque Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon, known for its waterfalls, streams, lush vegetation, and fresh air. The visit will take over 2 hours, so be prepared for an extended hike.

In the afternoon, drive to visit Baofeng Lake, nestled in a basin within this mountainous region. A 20-minute walk will lead you to the lake, where you'll enjoy a 30-minute boat ride on clear waters. As you cruise, you'll have the opportunity to admire the unique mountain shapes and enjoy the traditional songs of the local minority people. Relax and soak in the scenic beauty of the mountains and pristine waters during your boat ride.

Day 04 :
Tour to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park - Explore Huangshizhai, Golden Whip Creek and Four Creeks Gate (B)

Zhangjiajie is famous for its mist-shrouded 'peak-forests,' a natural wonder rarely found elsewhere. In the morning, you will take a cable car to the summit of Huangshizhai (Huangshi Village) to enjoy a panoramic view of the mountainside and the mystical primeval forests. You will also explore famous sights like the Star Picking Stand, Five Finger Peak, and more. Afterward, take the cable car back down and head to explore Golden Whip Creek, named after a whip-shaped rock near the creek. This 7.5-kilometer-long brook is one of the most beautiful places in the entire forest park area. Walk along the paved path by the whispering pristine water to immerse yourself in this tranquil wonderland, surrounded by fresh air, colorful blooming flowers in different seasons, lush vegetation, and the possibility of encountering wild monkeys.

The Four Creeks Gate marks the confluence of the four creeks in the valley. After this, you have the option to visit a local Tu minority's house to get a glimpse into their way of life and perhaps have dinner there to taste local typical food (please note that the dinner price is not included and is optional). You'll spend the night in Zhangjiajie, making for a memorable and immersive experience.

Day 05 :
Another day tour Zhangjiajie - Tianmen Mountain, Zhangjiajie train station or airport drop off (B)

In the morning, drive to Tianmen Mountain, which is located just eight kilometers south of Zhangjiajie Village.

Tianmen Mountain Scenic Area has been designated as the second national forest park in Zhangjiajie. Rising to nearly 1,520 meters (about 4,987 feet), Tianmen is the highest peak in Zhangjiajie and is often considered the 'soul' of the region. The mountain is adorned with graceful trees, karst hillocks, and a variety of medicinal herbs and plants. Tianmen also boasts its 'four wonders,' which include the Tianmen Mountain Cableway, Tongtian Dadao (Avenue Leading to the Sky), Tianmen Cave, and the Bonsai Garden on Air. Additionally, you will be arranged to visit cultural attractions like Tianmen Mountain Temple and experience a short but thrilling walk across the Tianmenshan Glass Skywalk.

After these experiences, you will be escorted to the airport or train station for your departure, concluding your journey with WindhorseTour.

Tour notes:

All of our tours can be customized to suite your requirements, interests and budget. It is our specialty! Please feel free to contact us.

General inclusions:

All required government taxes and fees.
Meals allowance for your guide and driver.
Your selection of 3, 4 or 5 Stars hotel (shared twin room, private bathroom and daily breakfast)
All entrance tickets as noted in the tour's itinerary.
Guide fluent in English, Chinese or Japanese that is certified by the state tourism build and from the local community. (If your native language is not listed please let us know, we are certain we can assist your needs.)
Airport and/or train station pick-up and drop-off.
Transportation will we be provided via a comfortable and clean car, minivan or tourist bus depending upon the groups size.

General exclusions:

Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, internet access, fax, telephone calls etc.
Tips for your guide and driver.
Meals not specified in the itinerary.

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