Zhangjiajie is a place worth going in China, and Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park is a must to visit in Zhangjiajie. It is a unique karst landform mountain like a beautiful sky garden, and has been always honored as “The Soul of Zhangjiajie”. Only 8 km (5 miles) from the downtown, it is a convenient and unmissable spot. Hurry up to book the tickets!
Tianmen Mountain is named after the rare natural wonder of Tianmen Cave, which is a big hole on the high mountain, looking like the entrance to Heaven with clouds and mist round. Book the ticket, you can enjoy the misty miracle.
How to reach the Tianmen Cave? There is the Heaven-linking Avenue for you. It is the only way to Tianmen Cave with 999 steps. You can experience the hiking that makes you feel walking from the earth to the mysterious fairyland.
Taking Tianmen Mountain Cableway will also be an amazing experience. It is extremely long with a total length of 7,454 meters (8,152 yards) and a drop of 1,277 meters (4,190 feet), and the one-way running time is about 30 minutes. The slope of the cableway reaches 37 degrees. You will feel like flying in air.
Glass Skywalk on the cliff is a breath-taking way in Tianmen Mountain. On fine days, there are reflections of sun, clouds and trees on the Glass Skywalk, you can also look down the cliff clearly. On misty days, you will feel like walking in the air as the Glass Skywalk is partly hidden and partly visible. Anyway, it would be incredible.
No. 11, Dayong Road, Yongding District, Zhangjiajie
How to get to Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park?
Take the city bus 1, 4, 10a, 102, 4-Inner Ring, 10-Inner Ring, 10-Outer Ring and get off at Tianmen Mountain Cableway Stop.
Take the city bus 9 to Guanliping Roundabout Stop.
Take the city bus 6, 8 to Gezihua International Hotel Stop.
Guanliping Roundabout and Gezihua International Hotel are extremely near the Tianmen Mountain Cableway lower-station. Getting off the bus, you can take the cable car or the shuttle bus to Tianmen Mountain.
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