Mount Huashan is one of the cradles of ancient Chinese civilization. Many celebrities went there and left countless stories and over one thousand calligraphic inscriptions on rocks and cliffs.
The most famous and most beautiful West Peak is the representative of Mount Huashan, which is a complete huge boulder. The cliff is thousands of feet high, looking like being cut by an ax or saw. You will sigh for the nature when you see it.
Book a ticket and climb the mountain at night, you can reach the peak early and see the sunrise in the morning in Mount Huashan. The sun has a timid movement: it seems to slowly explore in the beginning, and then hide into the clouds. Finally, the long-awaited sun shows its face.
You can have an adventure at the Changkong Plank Road. It is on the edge of a cliff of South Peak, the highest peak of Mount Huashan. You should be very careful for it is dangerous, and it would be an exciting experience, especially for explorers.
You can book a ticket to challenge the top dangerous hiking way there. There is a distance of stone steps perpendicular to the ground, you can only hold on to the iron ropes.
1. Carry a light backpack to save your energy.
2. Check the weather forecast before heading there to avoid bad weather.
3. Take some warm clothes or rent one in the scenic area as it’s cold on the mountain top.
4. Sport shoes with soft and flat soles are best for climbing.
South Section of Yuquan Road, Huayin City, Weinan, 120 kilometers (75 miles) from Xi'an
Option 2: Take a high speed train at Xi’an North Railway Station to Huashan North Station. Then you can take Huayin city bus 1 or 2 and get off at Shengtai Guangchang Station. You can find the tourist service office soon there.