Zhangjiajie National Forest Park Introduction_Zhangjiajie National Forest Park
Pass 245 yuan
Children less than 1.2 meters are free of charge, 80 yuan for minors and students, and free tickets for soldiers, elderly over 70 and journalists.
The door opens at 7:00 in normal time, and sometimes someone buys a ticket at the Zhangjiajie ticket office at 6:30 in the morning, and it doesn't work until 7:30 in the winter.
Zhangjiajie Railway Station is 32 kilometers from Zhangjiajie Forest Park Ticket Station and 35 kilometers from Wulingyuan Ticket Station. There are frequent buses to and from the scenic tourist line every day (the fare is 10 yuan / person), which can be reached in 50 minutes.
Zhangjiajie National Forest Park Introduction:
Zhangjiajie City is located in the northwestern part of Hunan Province, at the junction of the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau uplift and the Dongting Lake subsidence zone. It lies between 109 degrees 40 minutes to 111 degrees 20 minutes east longitude, 28 degrees 52 minutes to 29 degrees 48 minutes north latitude, and connects Shimen in the east.
In the urban area of Zhangjiajie, due to the influence of many conditions such as geography, stratum, structure, climate, etc., a variety of landscape features have formed.
The extremely thick quartz sandstone in the Wulingyuan Scenic Area has a gentle appearance, which prevents the rock layer from sliding along the weak part of the layer and covers the Silurian flexible shale.
Another outstanding performance in the city area is that due to the rise of the crust, the downward cutting effect of the stream is increased, and it is too late to widen the river, so that the valleys form valleys and canyons.
In recent years, the academic world is also called karst landform, which is another outstanding feature of Zhangjiajie landform.
Underground karst caves and karst deposits.
Zhangjiajie City is located in the hinterland of the Wuling Mountains. The Wuling Mountains branch from the Yunwu Mountain branch of Guizhou into Zhangjiajie, and they are divided into three branches.
The mountains in Zhangjiajie overlap, and the surface is very undulating. The highest point is 1890.4 meters above sea level and the lowest point is 75 meters above sea level.
The northwest corner of Panhu Hunan is the eastern extension of the Yunwu Mountain in the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau. The mountain system extends northeast, the arc top protrudes northwest, and the Xinhuaxia tectonic belt rises at an altitude of about 1,000 meters. The peak maintains a certain flat surface.
Tianmen Mountain was formerly known as Yunmeng Mountain, also known as Yuping Mountain.
Tianzi Mountain is located in the northern part of Wulingyuan. It extends from Shenzhen Pavilion in the east to Jiangjunyan in the west and stretches for nearly 40 kilometers.
Yangjiajie is located west of Zhangjiajie City, adjacent to Tianzi Mountain in the north and Yuanjiajie in the west. It is only ten kilometers away from Zhangjiajie Forest Park and belongs to the Wulingyuan Zhonghu Township Administration.
Eight Grand Park
The Badagongshan Nature Reserve is 85 kilometers away from Sangzhi County. It is the northern end of the Wuling Mountains and the source of water. Its main peak, Doupeng Mountain, is 1890 meters above sea level. It is the top of Wuling Mountain.
Yuanjiajie is located at the northern foot of Shandaogou and is at the core of Zhangjiajie World Natural Heritage. At an altitude of more than 1,000 meters, it is surrounded by steep cliffs and stands in the Wuling Mountains.
Huangshizhai is also known as Huangshizhai, formerly known as Huangsizhai and Huangshizhai.
Golden Whip Creek
The Golden Whip Creek is a beautiful stream that is naturally formed and is named after the Golden Whip Rock.
The Golden Whip Stream is named after flowing through the Golden Whip Rock, with a total length of 5,700 meters. It runs through the cliffs with lush vegetation. The river is clear in four seasons. It is called "Landscape Gallery" and "Wonderland on Earth".
Ten Mile Gallery
Jinbian Creek The Jinbian Creek is the most beautiful land border in Wulingyuan. After entering from the gate of Zhangjiajie Forest Park, walk about 300 meters forward to the entrance of Jinbian Stream. The whole stream is 5.7 kilometers long, passing through the mountains and valleys, and the clouds are clear.
The Golden Whip Creek runs between the deep valleys, with thousands of peaks standing on both sides of the stream, high in the sky, lush trees, and dense shadows. Here, the streams of water, glazed waterfalls, exotic flowers and exotic birds and beasts coexist together.
Zhangjiajie Four Strange: Sound, Moon, Shadow, Light
Strange sound: When traveling in Shentang Bay in Zhangjiajie, you will find the bottom of the bay is deep and mysterious.
Odd Moon: In the lunar month of spring and summer, at 8 or 9 o'clock in the evening after a long and sunny day, the full moon seen at the moon in Tianzi Mountain is red, just like the rising sun in the morning, blood red and red, emitting red
Wonder Shadow: If you visit the source of the Golden Whip Creek, when the autumn is high and the sky is clear, you will be surprised to find that your shadow will change from one to two, from two to three.
Strange light: The vast West Sea is a strange stone forest world with thousands of peaks.
Top Ten Scenic Spots in Zhangjiajie
1. Condor Whip
3. Picking the Elderly
4. Fairy scattered flowers
6. The First Bridge in the World
7. Xihai Stone Forest
8. Magic soldiers line up
9. Fairy Mirror (Baofeng Lake Scenic Area)
10. Dinghai Shenzhen (Huanglong Cave Scenic Area)
[Terrain and customs]
The wedding day of the Tujia girl was greeted with a cry.
The Tujia people are very cautious about the issue of marriage with the same surname. They are limited to intermarriages with different surnames or outside the five services. Intermarriage within the five services is a treason.
Marriage in the history of the Tujia people is relatively free. After free love, both men and women can marry together with the consent of both parents.
The reunion of the Tujia people has its own unique customs: if the moon is large, then it will be twenty-nine, and when the moon is small, it will be twenty-eight.
Fortune-telling: commonly known as taking numbers, men often use lacquered gold plaques to greet their relatives. The day before welcoming them, friends and relatives played the wooden plaques to the groom's home.
Jiuzi whip is also called "Tian Shen Whip". It is popular among Han, Bai, and Tujia peoples, especially the Bai people. They place happiness and good fortune on the gods.
The Tujia people sacrificed the land god in order to pray that the land god, who is the leader of one party, would bless the grain and the six animals to thrive, and also bless the people in the village and protect the village from evil spirits.
Gao Lantern is a dance with national characteristics that is popular in the area of Guping, Yongding.
Wave hand dance
Waving hand dance is the most influential large dance of Tujia people, with strong sacrificial colors.
Three stick drum
The three-stick drum, known as the three-drum drum in the Tang Dynasty, was introduced into the realm of the Ming Dynasty and gradually became a popular folk art form.
Before the Tujia repatriation, there was the custom of “marrying back”, that is, the bride was carried by the relatives to the man; after the repatriation, the bride was carried by the relatives to the door, and then sedan or walking.
After the Tujia groom and bride visit the church, the two parties will go to the cave house to grab a new bed, commonly known as "seize the bed."
Kudzu powder is a pure natural nutrient product extracted from the vine root plant Pueraria root. It has the functions of clearing heat and detoxifying, replenishing thirst and quenching thirst, nourishing kidney and spleen, nourishing stomach and soothe the nerves, clearing the heart and eyesight, moisturizing the intestinal tract, and sobering up.
Chinese pigeon flower: the title is Davidia involucrata, also known as Kongtong.
Turtle pattern color: On the top of Tianzi Mountain, there is a kind of stone whose pattern is similar to the turtle pattern. The local people call it "Turtle Rock", and the craftsmen here use it as a raw material for hand-carving. It is carved into stone turtles, stone cows, stone horses, and stone dragons.
Brocade of Tujia: The Tujia also known as "Xi Lan card spectrum" is a kind of handicraft arts and crafts that uses an ancient "wood waist machine" as a machine, uses cotton yarn as a warp, and multicolored silk or cotton thread as weft.
Yan ear: also known as Shi ear, it grows on the cliffs of Zhangjiajie. Yan ear is a moss coat of rocks.  The body is leaf-shaped, and the back is mostly gray or tan. It is nutrient-rich and has special anti-inflammatory and nourishing
Golden Fragrant Pomelo: Produced in Jiuxi Village, Jiangyao, "Jiuxi Weizhi" contains: "Acropolis produces tangerine, tangerine, pomelo, which is better than others." The fruit has a long round shape, easy to peel off, the oil bubbles have a special flavor, and the flesh
The best travel season in Zhangjiajie (April-October)
Zhangjiajie has no severe cold in winter and no extreme heat in summer. The annual average temperature is 16.8 ° c, which can be described as four seasons, so the best time to travel in Zhangjiajie is from April to October every year, especially in the two months of April and October.
Zhangjiajie often showers in July. When it rains, the mountain roads are slippery, and there are often fogs in the mountains. You need to pay attention when climbing.
During Zhangjiajie's travel time, the Spring Festival, Summer Holiday, and National Day are the peak tourist seasons. Once the peak season arrives, all food, accommodation and travel prices will increase by 50% to 100%. It is recommended that tourists try to avoid these times. In addition, Zhangjiajie travel information
Recommended attractions in spring: Golden Whip Creek, Shili Gallery, Huanglong Cave, Baofeng Lake and Tianzi Mountain.
Recommended tourist attractions in summer: Tianzi Mountain, Jinbian Stream, Baofeng Lake, Yuanjiajie, Mengdong River rafting, Maoyan River rafting, whitewater swirling.
Recommended for autumn: Tianzi Mountain, Yuanjiajie, Jinbianxi, Fenghuang Ancient City. Tianzi Mountain is the most spectacular when it rains in the early sunny days.
Basically, it can be said that there is no special difference in the best travel time in Zhangjiajie. Whenever Zhangjiajie comes to visit, you can see the best tourist attractions, but the scenery in each season is different.
Zhangjiajie travel tips
The station is 33 kilometers from Zhangjiajie and more than 30 kilometers from the "Water Ring Four Doors". China-Pakistan commutes frequently (the fare is 10 yuan / person) and can be reached in one hour.
Zhangjiajie's ability to accept tourists has continued to improve.