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Huangguoshu Falls

Huanguoshu Town, Zhenning County 561022, China
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Waterfalls
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Beijing, Beijing, China
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109 reviews 109 reviews
58 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We were impressed by the many falls on the river, but the last one was the most impressive, specially because over the past weeks we had so many rain the river was width and loaded with water, we wonder if it will cause problems as we have seen already many flooded roads. Very much recommended.

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Bay Area, California
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66 reviews 66 reviews
10 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Fairly impressive waterfall. You can climb many stairs and enter a cave on the backside of the falls, which is worth doing. In looking at both main waterfall areas, it amounted to about 10 miles of walking and climbing the equivalent of 55 flights of stairs, so good exercise. The bonsai garden entrance through the national park to the largest... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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18 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We took a bus from Anshun East Bus Terminal to 黄果树瀑布. After we purchased our ticket, we were swarmed by taxi drivers. Apparently, 黄果树瀑布 National Park is very big and required transport to drop us to different waterfalls. Together with a Chinese couple, we hired a taxi for RMB400 for a day. 黄果树瀑布 is one of the largest waterfalls in... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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47 reviews 47 reviews
13 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

very beautiful area overall in the lap of mother nature.the waterfalls are amazing.a day trip is enough to explore the area.

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Shanghai, China
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The falls and area are beautiful. I came expecting a great day away from the hustle and bustle of cities, but that expectation was foolish. Being a Chinese tourist destination, the crowds are tremendous, pushy, rude, and overwhelming. The falls, walk, and garden area are all beautiful, but that wasn't enough to make it worth my time to visit again.

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Brisbane, Australia
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44 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

An exhausting day trip from Anshun to a site with minimal english. This place took a little navigation but at least you could walk behind the falls if you were happy to elbow people and do the Chinese penguin most of the way. I would not want to be visiting at peak time.

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Canberra, Australia
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

After getting here you have to then figure out how the park operates. Minimal english everywhere and you could easily get lost. The one plus for this place was you could walk behind the falls if you were happy to elbow your way through the masses who continuously stop making the small path impossible to walk on at times. This... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The HuangGuoShu Falls scenic park consists of 3 attractions: the big falls itself, the smaller DouPoTang cascades; and the TianXinQiao karst area. First, some tips from my experience: (1) The admission is 180Y, whether you choose to visit just 1 or all 3 places. If you are 60 or older, you can show your ID and get 50% off the... More

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Magog, Canada
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260 helpful votes 260 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Maybe because I have seen Niagara too many times but this fall is not impressive at all. The entry fee of 180RMB is also quite expensive. Plus you need to add 50RMB per person for transportation inside the park. The other sights in the park are of minor interest. We usually take a ton of photo but not today. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

've been living in Guizhou for nearly two years and this is the first time I've made it down to their most famous attraction - and it won't be the last! We stayed at the TunPo (屯堡)hotel, which I will review separately. From there you can grab a cab to the ticket office for the attractions. It's 180RMB per person... More

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