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Yellow Dragon Cave

Zhangqing Main Road, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427400, China
0744-5618489
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Ranked #15 of 44 attractions in Zhangjiajie
Type: Geologic Formations
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Suzhou, China
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

When entering the cave they'll open the gates for batches of 60 at a time. I'd suggest hanging back for about 5 minutes and let the hoards rampage through first along with the guide squawking through the megaphone. Then take a leisurely stroll behind them, at least until you meet other hoards coming and going. Whilst all taking it in... More

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Bundaberg, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

There is nothing to dislike, it is the biggest of over 100 caves in this area but the only one open to the public. The walk ways are well maintained, but prepare yourself for the over 300 stairs leading up and down within this cave labyrinth, which one hardly ever notice while walking along and resting the eyes on this... More

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Shanghai, China
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

You can purchase a ticket for the cave at the cashier after the bridge, it takes some time and it's over priced. The ticket for the labyrinth can be purchased inside for 15 kuai extra but is just a wast of money. One good thing about the Huanglong cave was the "foreigners way in". Me and my partner saw the... More

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Hong Kong
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

It's pretty huge, but too many steps up and down, without a lot of formations to see. Better caves elsewhere in China. Not worth the ticket price over 100 yuan.

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dundee, scotland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Very large cave network, worh seeing and spending time ! Amazing the size of the caves. Boat trip around the cave network good way to see everything.

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Singapore, Singapore
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29 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

One would definitely need a guide because one can get lost in this huge cave. And one needs to tread carefully because the cave is wet. Walking inside is not for the faint hearted. There are many steps going upwards which we did not attempt because we were scared of slipping on the way down. And we only went half... More

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Columbia, Maryland
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23 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

The cave is huge and has some beautiful formations in it. The lighting is a bit much, but makes for some great photos. If possible, try and stick with a small group without an amplified tour guide and it will be that much more peaceful. It was also a great workout. It's out of the way, but I found the... More

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Boston
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12 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Fantastic caves with two river running through. Be ready to walk a lot and climb a LOT of stairs. The formations are great, the lighting is a bit much.

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Had a very pleasant experience visiting the cave. You'll definitely want to wonder the cave on your own and stay away from the organized group walking tour... those walking tours are usually fast-paced and will not allow you to have sufficient time to admire the cave. Plus, they are usually loud. Wear a comfortable pair of sneakers with good grip... More

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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87 reviews 87 reviews
43 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

apart from the big name it is a very below average stelegmite stelegtite cave. not worth tha time or the money. much better are the others noth in china and in slovania and Israel. skip it .

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