Zhangjiajie In April – Visiting Zhangjiajie In April and What to do!
Last Update: 10th November 2019
What are the 6 Best Things To Do In Zhangjiajie In April?
Many tourists agree that April is the best month to visit Zhangjiajie. It rains a little with many sunny days. In April, trees are sprouting and wild flowers are in blossom in Zhangjiajie. The views there are becoming more and more amazing. Zhangjiajie offers natural landscapes to admire in April. The temperature in the mountainous area is always several degrees lower than that in the City of Zhangjiajie in April. Thus, it is suggested that you take long shirts with you when you explore mountains.
Wulingyuan Scenic Area is located at the junction of quartz sandstone and limestone. The northern part features karst landscape with caves, waterfalls, peaks and waterfalls. Wulingyuan Scenic Area is home to more than 400 species of wild animals and more than 850 species of woody plants. It offers fog, cloud waterfalls, and cloud seas landscape.
Zhangjiajie National Park is part of the area. It is home to more than 3,000 peaks. After hiking along the Golden Whip Stream, you could turn to Shadao Gully on the left and then get to Yuanjiajie, one of shooting locations of Avatar. The Golden Whip Stream is a must-visit spot in the park.
Suoxiyu Nature Reserve is located in the northeast of Wulingyuan Scenic Area. Tens of caves have been found in Suoxiyu. Only several of them are open to the public. The Ten-mile Gallery has stunning natural views to enjoy. You could explore it on foot. If you don’t like walking, you also can take the shuttle train in the area to appreciate its beauty. Shuirao Simen is also worth discovering.
Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve features clouds seas, the gorgeous sunrise, and attractive snow views to admire. It offers more than 80 viewpoints to enjoy views there. The main scenic spots there include Southern Heaven Gate, Yubi Peak, Kongzhong Tianyuan, Xianren Bridge, Shenbing Juhui, Helong Park and much more. Cable cars are available there as well.
Baofeng Lake in April looks like a see-through mirror inlaid in the mountain. Reflections of mountains covered with green trees present their charm in the river. When you enjoy the natural beauty on a cruise boat, you could also hear Tujia people singing the folk songs.
After the cruise, you could explore the mountains around. In the mountains, there is an old temple.
The deposits in the colorful lights become more stunning. You could also find stone curtains, stone flowers, stone pillars, stone pearls and stone corals in the cave.
There is a 1.6-kilometers-long plank road built between the cliffs to explore. The average elevation of the plank road is 1,400 meters. You could choose to take a shuttle bus uphill or downhill through the mountain road with 99 turns.
Walk along the old street, and you may feel that you are in the ancient times. The old town is very popular among Chinese groups but it actually offers amazing night views.
Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon has the largest and highest glass bridge to experience. On the bridge, you will enjoy the bird’s eye of the entire canyon. If interested, you could experience bungee jumping on the glass bridge.
In addition, its natural beauty is also spectacular. The canyon is not spacious. Neither are the trails and plank roads. You will see trees growing out of rocks there.