5-Day Leisure Tour in Zhangjiajie & Fenghuang
Day 1 (D)
Your private guide will be on time and waiting in arrivals. A comfortable private car (non-smoking) & experienced driver will transfer you to the hotel.
Accommodation: Pullman Hotel
Day 2 Zhangjiajie National Forest Park (B+L+D)
AM: Go to Gold Whip Stream for a pleasant stroll along the stream, surrounded by grotesque rocks,this place is well-known for its crystal water and fresh air. You might see some monkeys there. Please don’t touch or scare them for safety reasons, but giving them food is ok.
PM: Take Bailong Elevator up Yuanjiajie,Bailong elevator is the said to be the world's tallest full-exposure outdoor lift, tallest double-deck sightseeing elevator.Yuanjiajie is the inspiration for Hallelujah Mountain in AVATAR , Where you will also find the aptly named First Bridge under Heaven, Lover Peaks and so on.
Continuing to Tianzi Mountain, You will have a bird’s-eye view of all the mountains and valleys of the Wuling Mountains. Visit Western Sea, Helong Park,Viewing Terrace etc.Take Tianzi cablecar down
Accommodation: Pullman Hotel
Day 3 Baofeng Lake & Tianmen Mountain (B+L+D)
AM: We head to Baofeng Lake after breakfast in the hotel, Baofeng lake is the masterpiece of nature and human beings’wisdom.It is 85 meters above the ground and attains an altitude of 585 meters, with an average depth of 72 meters. All the water is from rainfall and spring, it is pure just like a big crystal among Bao feng mountain Range.When you cruise, you can hear authentic song from Tujia minority people.You can fully understand the harmony and peace between human beings and nature.
PM: Take the longest cablecar(about 7.5 kilometes long) in the world up Tianmen Mountain, have a walk on the mountain plank road built along the face of cliffs. You will feel like walking in a fairy land when the mist is still heavy. The must-visit scenic spots are: Tianmen Cave, Glass Road, Tianme Temple and Heavenly Road.
Accommodation : Sunshine Hotel
Day 4 Furong Town & Dehang Village (B+L+D)
AM: There are a lot of to see and do in Furong Town, originally named Wangcun, Furong Town has a history of more than 2,000 years, and it an ancient town where people of the Tujia and Miao ethnic people live together.Until now, in the town, pavement laid with black flagstones and ancient domestic house (mainly Diaojiaolou) are well preserved.
PM: Drive about 1.5 hours from Furong Town to Dehang Village, Dehang means a "beautiful valley" in Miao language, In the scenic spot, streams are crossing to each other, deep valleys, spectacular waterfalls, grand mountain ranges, ancient trees and special flowers, precious birds and animals are everywhere.
Accommodation:Fenghuang Garden Hotel.
Day 5 Fenghuang Ancient City (B+L+D)
AM: Take your time as you spend a whole morning exploring this fascinating city. Hemmed in by rolling mountains and watered by a smoothly flowing river, flagstone streets, rows of traditional wooden houses built on stilts, towers, bridges everywhere, Fenghuang Ancient City is praised to be the most beautiful ancient city in china. A short boat ride of 20 minutes on the Tuo River is a good experience to relax, and you can also explore the small museums and former residences inside the town.
PM: Come back to Zhangjiajie, about 4 hours by car. Seeing you off according to your flight time, looking forward to seeing you again in Zhangjiajie.