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The Alternative Avatar Mountains Hike at Zhangjiajie

Finished Ended on Sun Dec 24, 2023 , Meeting at 20:00 on Dec 22
Mountain Cat Club
12 Hengshan Road, near Hualuxe hotel


Zhangjiajie National Park is often referred to as the "Grand Canyon of China" and is particularly famous for its resemblance to the mountains depicted in the movie "Avatar." Experience a unique adventure with Mountain Cat that goes beyond the typical sightseeing tours. On Day 1, rather than shuttle buses, they will explore the captivating Qingfeng Gorge and Jinbian Brook. Prepare for a 17.5km trek through stunning waterfalls, serene brooks, and impressive rock formations. Day 2 includes exploring Binglang Valley, a stunning mountain valley, brimming with caves, natural bridges, and sheer cliffs. The meeting point is Zhangjiajie Airport 8pm on Dec 22. Trip price is 2199rmb per person, not including airplane tickets.

Date: Dec 22-24
Meeting Point: Zhangjiajie Airport
Time: 20:00 on Dec 1st, Friday
Flight: apprx. 1800 RMB
Price: 2199 RMB


Day 1
20:00 Arrive in Zhangjiajie and check in at the guest house.

Day 2
07:30 Enjoy breakfast at the guest house.
08:00 Depart for Qingfeng Gorge
12:00 Arrive at Yangjiajie and have lunch here
16:00 Pass through Avatar Hallelujah mountain
17:00 Hike along Jinbian Brook to the exit of the national park
18:30 Enjoy Dinner
19:30 Free to explore the city area of Zhangjiajie.

Day 3
08:30 Enjoy breakfast before heading out for the Binglang Valley adventure.
10:00 Collect equipment at Binglang Valley.
12:00 Have lunch at Angel Castle.
16:00 Reach the end of hiking trail and return to the city for dinner.
20:45 Fly back to Shanghai.

Cancellation Policy
Get full refund if you cancel your spot at least 3 days before the trip. 50% refund if you cancel 1-3 days before. If you cancel within 1 day before the trip, you can either find someone to replace you, or we will save the spot for you to join our next trip.