Huangshi Zhai is a classic scenic spot in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park with an altitude of over 1200m and an area of 250 Mu. The surrounding is steep cliffs, which is the optimal viewing location to have a bird’s view to the sandy rocks and peak forests, and an ideal place to watch the sunrise. If it is sunny, one can see the Cave of the Heaven Gate from hundred miles away at Six Wonders Pavilion.
The mains scenic spots of Huangshi Zhai are:
- Guest-greeting Boudoir
- Five-finger Peak
- Front Garden
- Six Wonders Pavilion
- Star Gathering Stage
- Golden Turtle in the Cloudy Sea
- Imperial Edict and the Precious Box
- Remaining Piers of the Heaven Bridge
- Monkey Marshal Gathering Troops
- Southern Heaven Gate and Black Fir Woods
Huangshi Cableway is one of the ideal routes to enjoy the Zhangjiajie landscape, and it costs around hundreds RMB. Local citizens can have a discount. Tourists and citizens can take bus routed from downtown to the National Forest Park arriving at the park entrance. A walk to the Oxygen Bar square with an environmental friendly car someone can reach to the Cableway stop.
(July 7, Travel Weekly’s 8th and 9th Edition Report)