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Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain)

Huangshan Scenic Area, Huangshan District, Huangshan 245000, China
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Mt. Huangshan's peak offers excellent views of the surrounding territory. Transportation: Private bus Private car Public transportation Bicycle English Level: Fluent Services Provided: Tour guide Interpreter Business assistant Car rental...more
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Huangshan Scenic Area, Huangshan District, Huangshan 245000, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a place. We took the extended tour with our company just because they offered going here, and we were not disappointed. First, do not go here doing the weekends or during the summer. In the summer there can be 40,000 tourists alone! Our guide...More

Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This huge mountain is famous for 4 things , the pine trees , the coverage of clouds , the granite rocks and the hot springs .the highest pick is 1864 meters high . The mountain is called after the yellow emperor , that visited here...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truly amazing mountains, spectacular fits the description of this majestic mountains. Absolutely worth visiting and hike around... and also taking the Yuping cable cart up the mountain. Pretty spectacular! We hiked around to the top of the peaks for around 4 hours, and eventually made...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A breath-taking landscape dominated by peculiarly-shaped granite peaks with Huangshan pine trees along with云海 &温泉, they are called the “四绝” , please take a look at pix attached. Hou Shan is where one should aim to go for the 奇松、怪石、云海. The journey up is pretty...More

2  Thank jacksonleungcs
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Huangshan_Guide, Public Relations Manager at Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks for your speaking highly of Mountain Huang. Chinese people like to compare five greatest mountains as YUE which literally means the great sacred mountain. Xuxiake, one of the most astonishing Chinese travelers and geographers, once traveled Huangshan several times and thought Mountain...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Mt. Huangshan from 16 to 18 of April 2018. 1st timers should at least stay overnight at the mountain as it will enable you to see sunrise and sunset. Most importantly you won't need to rush for the cable car to bring you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with my husband to see this famous place... We were waiting in the queue more os less 1 hour to get on the cable cabin. This was ok., but up there the sidewalk is very tiny... We expected a lot of people as...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful sites around every turn. The weather is unpredictable but great place to take photos. High in the mountains the clouds float by in the cool clean air. Be warned that there are a lot of steps and it can be steep.More

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Huangshan_Guide, Guest Relations Manager at Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many foreigners don't think Chinese painting is real, but when you enter you will authentically feel you are in the seemingly-fake Chinese water-and-ink painting mountain. Also many travelers start to change their plan when they see the weather forecast telling it will be rain in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my wife as part of our month long tour of China with China highlights (highly recommend them) and we got taken here and had a night in a hotel up here too! It was simply breathtaking! The cable car up was amazing...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a car ride which cost rmb400 from hotel to the foot of the mountain. From there transfer to a bus up to the cable car station. One may start to hike from this point instead of taking the cable car. Since hiking is our...More

Thank Starry312
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Huangshan_Guide, Public Relations Manager at Mt. Huangshan (Yellow Mountain), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Actually the best way is to take Yungu cable car up and Yuping cable way down because Mountain Huangshan's beauty increases with the altitude up and it will save you more time in exploring something more beautiful on the summit. Thanks for using...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Mount Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) is like no other in its form and fauna - majestic rock faces, rock formations, pines and other trees, spectacular staircases through the rocks and outcrops and mostly blue skies (during our visit) punctuated by slightly haunting cloud vapours. From the...More

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travelingalberta
17 May 2018|
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Response from FairCityFrasie | Reviewed this property |
It is about 50Km from Tunxi/Huangshan to the cable car bus depot. There are regular buses from Tunxi Bus Station. Bus journey takes about 1Hr 35Mins and is ridiculously cheap. There were 4 of us so we took a taxi from our... More
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travelingalberta
13 May 2018|
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Response from rhinoth | Reviewed this property |
Our trip to Huangshan was 1 full day at the mountain. We stayed in Tunxi, not sure what hotel. We were in a group side tour from Nexus Travels and we went by bus. I don't think it would matter if you can find a bus or... More
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martyy m
8 May 2018|
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Response from Huangshan_Guide | Property representative |
To be specific, Huangshan village is not a clear name. Do you mean Huangshan city- Tunxi or any other world cultural heritage places, like Hongcun or Xidi? From most of places at the foot of Huangshan mountain, you can take... More
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