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  • Zhangjiajie Cili Wulei Mountain

    Zhangjiajie Cili Wulei Mountain

    Zhangjiajie Wulei Mountain, situated in east of Cili County, borders Shimen County in north, Linli Town in east, Taoyuan County in south. This is the only way into Zhangjiajie from east. It is said that there ever happened a miraculous phenomena that bell and drum chimed themselves when thunder swept through temple on this mountain and then dust disappeared automatically. That’s why this mountain is called Wulei Mountain(Wulei means thunder in Chinese).The altitude of Wulei Mountain is over 1000m and the mountain goes in a radical shape. This is a famous hot-escaping resort with enjoyable climate, inviting scenery and flourish forest. Also, Zhangjiajie Wulei Mountain is famous holy land of Taoism. It is the biggest culture community of Taoism owing to a lot of Taoist temples being built here. As recorded on history book, Taoism of Wulei Mountain originated in Tang Dynasty and flourished in Ming Dynasty. Famous Emperor Zhenwu ever chose to cultivate himself in the mountain. In the late Yuan Dynasty, Zhangdui, A member of imperial academy resigned his government post and secluded himself in Wulei Mountain. He broadened the scale of temple and propagandized culture of Taoism here. Later, Wulei Mountain got a great fame and has invited tourists to come.By Patricia
    Cili County 2012-11-29 14:04 View:3281
  • Zhangjiajie Wanfu Hot Spring

    Zhangjiajie Wanfu Hot Spring

    ZJJ Wanfu represents best wishes and happiness in Chinese. On the cultural background of blessing, Wanfu Hot spring is known as a marvelous spectacle in Zhangjiajie hot spring tourism, with an old natural spring that is able to outflow on its own. And the water here belongs to underground crevice water, which is available for drinking as well as bathing. The water current retains about0.39M3/S throughout the year and the water temperature keeps58℃all the time. Wanfu Hot Spring is rich in fluorin, lithium, metaboric acid, radon and various beneficial, healthful natural mineral substances.Diligent Tujia people and locals call it “Wanfu Spring” courteously. Before getting married, Tujia girls must take a shower in this spring in order to gain auspiciousness and health. Because it is generally believed that Wanfu Spring will wish you all happiness and good luck in the future.In August, 20th, 2007, Wanfu Hot Spring International Tourism Resort was rated as national AAAA tourist attraction by Chinese Scenic Spot Quality Evaluation Committee.Translated by Becky
    HOT Cili County 2012-11-08 13:48 View:3481
  • Zhaojiaya Chaoyang Ground Canyon

    Zhaojiaya Chaoyang Ground Canyon

    It is about 100km to Zhaojiaya Chaoyang Ground Canyon from Zhangjiajie city.You must have been to Wulingyuan Yellow Dragon Cave, but have you ever been to Chaoyang Ground Canyon in Zhaojiaya of Cili county in Zhangjiajie? Let me lead you to the fanscinating palace to enjoy a fantasy journey.
    Cili County 2012-10-25 17:11 View:2540
  • Zhangjiajie Dragon King Pool

    Zhangjiajie Dragon King Pool

    There is a pool called “Dragon King Pool” near the Dragon King Cave, about 87 meter away. With an area about 400 square meters, it is surrounded by cliffs in all directions. The depth of this pool is still a mystery. The musty pool in the morning and the dusk, people can see the swimming fish and wild ducks. According to experts’ studies, Dragon King Pool is not only a pool for appreciating but also a material for researching astronomy.Translated by Sophia
    Cili County 2012-10-11 00:38 View:1568
  • Zhangjiajie Cili Xingde Mountain

    Zhangjiajie Cili Xingde Mountain

    Located at the Chaoyang Village in Cili County, Xingde Mountain is a pearl that decorates the way between provincial road line 1801 and Changde- Cili highway and possesses an elevation of 842.5 meters. It is facing with the Taoist holy place, Wulei Mountain with human landscape and natural landscape rolled into one.Xingde Mountain is surrounded by many famous scenic spots including Seven-star Cave under the top of the mountain cliffs ,which creates a marvelous spectacle with Heaven wain shining in the sky and it reflects and mirrors in turn on the earth when entering the period between autumn and winter, the independent and solitary pines with one-thousand years towering on the summit, the ridge on the north of the summit like a lion swooping down on the stranded stone boat ahead of him and the penguin-and-man-like rock on the western part of the summit whose root disjoints from its base like flying to fall.Legend has it that the relics of Sky-hole patched by Nvwa left here.By Brenda#gallery-2 {margin: auto;}#gallery-2 .gallery-item {float: left;margin-top: 10px;text-align: center;width: 33%;}#gallery-2 img {border: 2px solid #cfcfcf;}#gallery-2 .gallery-caption {margin-left: 0;}
    Cili County 2012-08-18 02:01 View:2510
  • Zhangjiajie Cili Ganxi Valley

    Zhangjiajie Cili Ganxi Valley

    Ganxi Valley at the Gaoqiao town in Cili county is a huge spring cave originating from Nanxi village with a primitive forest on each side. Since no one lives in it, it is totally a virgin land without any pollution and also crowned as the”Jiuzhai valley” in Zhangjiajie. Ganxi Valley owns a stretch of 15 km,and most of the scenary lies in the 5 km within Jiantan. As for its beauty, here I will illustrate some pictures for you to judge1, Teeming trees clinging to the stream provides a fairyland where flesh air embrace you with clean water tricking down along the way and hundreds of birds chirping around and those natural screens shut out the sun which enable us to walk cooly among them. So it is an ideal place for a summer excursion!2, Apart from its inborn nature, the loyal love between the mountains and the steam will also meet your imagination. As the stream is like a mermaid while the mountain besides a handsome boy who deeply fall in love with her. They are like a happy couple who has the tree frogs as their pets and the butterfly as their love messenger and has accompanied each other for thousands of years.3,yeah,last but not least, it is really a welfare for those foodies like me, there are many wild fruits like kiwi fruit and Bayezha etc.in the mountain. And when autumn comes, they are ripe and then you can have a feast on organic fruit here!by Brenda
    Cili County 2012-08-13 13:48 View:2118
  • Cili Ganxi Ditch

    Cili Ganxi Ditch

    Ganxi Ditch, situated in Jiantan Village, Gaoqiao Town, ZJJ Cili County, Hunan Province, is 10km away from town government. It originates from Nanxi Village. Its stream flows through Jiantan Village and then through Taoyuan County in Changde, Hunan and finally merges into Yuan River.Ganxi Ditch is as long as 15km. Main eyesight in Jiantan Village is about 5-6km. It belongs to depopulated zone. Birds races to sing in this wonderland with high mountain, flourish forest, clear stream and fresh air. Along the stream, there is small path. Walking along the stream or through wood, it’s quite comfortable with no direct sunshine. Besides, there are several deep pools which are quite good place for swimming and taking a bath. It is really a wonderful place to escape from summer heat and get close to nature. It’s also a good choice to go camp and cook outdoor together with several friends.By Patricia
    Cili County 2012-07-27 08:38 View:1474
  • Zhangjiajie Longwang Cave

    Zhangjiajie Longwang Cave

    Zhangjiajie Longwang Cave is one of the core scenic spots in Zhangjiajie and one of the biggest, eldest karst caves in China. Cave experts praised Longwang Cave for“exotic of world karst caves”. Meanwhile, Longwang Cave is a national AAAA rated scenic spot. Up to now, it is about three hundred and eighty million years old, which of course makes its archaeology and tourism values are also stand out.Walking through this different cave, you may be deeply impressed by nature’s uncanny workmanship. Moreover, outside Longwang Cave, there is a deep abyss named “Longwang Abyss”, which is surrounded by steep cliffs all around. However, the depth of this abyss is still a riddle so far, no way to ascertain even nowadays. Longwang Abyss keeps the same water level throughout the year. Except sometimes, it experiences flood tide according to season or climate change. Together with Loujiang drift, Jiangya Spring, these three jointly constitute “gold corridor” in Zhangjiajie eastern tourism.Translated by Becky
    Cili County 2012-01-09 13:30 View:2610