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Yellow Dragon Cave

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Address: Zhangqing Main Road, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427400, China
Phone Number: 0744-5618489
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I enjoyed the walk around Yellow Dragon Cave. It's absolutely huge in there with some really great formations. I agree that the tour guides and groups were a bit annoying but it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
David T
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Chengdu, China
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Oskemen, Kazakhstan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

This place is easy to get (you can take a bus) and really worth visiting. You can walk in a natural cave which is 2000 square meters! There are so many paths, halls, galleries and even the 3km river where you can have a little boat trip. We walked there for more than 2 hours but never took the same... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Yellow Dragon Cave is a really cool place that you should see while in Wulingyuan. It costs only 30 yuan for a taxi from the town center and is very easy to navigate for non-Chinese speakers. You enter the cave with a group, following the Chinese speaking guide along the one way trail through the caverns. Although I don't speak... More 

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Chengdu, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed the walk around Yellow Dragon Cave. It's absolutely huge in there with some really great formations. I agree that the tour guides and groups were a bit annoying but it is Zhangjiajie in the middle of July...the boat trip was short but still really cool. I recommended this for a few hours.

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Jakarta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This is a must-see attraction for those who love rock formations. The cave is huge with numerous stalagmites rising from the floor. This attraction may require walking around the cave with slippery floor and many stairs. The ticket includes a boat ride inside the cave and a local tour guide, but they only spoke in Chinese. Inside the cave, there... More 

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Snow Camp, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Tours in the cave were not well run. To many people and it was hard to make sure you were in the same group. You will be going down or up and another group is going the opposite way. I could have done with out the 'red' and 'blue' lights in the cave sort of fake. We have visited many... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Huge Caves! A must for all underground scenary lovers. Dont get lost and dont miss the boat ride to the second half of the cave. The last 500 hundred meters are really cool. Do not go early! You will be overrun by thousands of screaming tourists with hundreds of shouting guides. The best to avoid the crowed is to visit... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This cave is massive! It has a total length of over 15kms including internal rivers and lakes. we did a private guided tour through the cave which took about three hours and includes a boat ride down one of the underground rivers for 2.8kms. We walked approximately 4kms more, which included a LOT of steps, both up and down. This... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I could not imagine the yellow dragon cave that inside of the mountain are more impossible things to see, like the river the formation of the stones and so tiring to walk it so big inside the mountain.

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Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This cave is insanely huge - once you've made the choice to enter, be prepared for a helluva lot of walking - there is no shortcut to the exit, in case you wish to give up. Lots and lots of steps to navigate too. But if you don't have any fitness issues, or infants in tow, you'll be amazed by... More 

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Leawood, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The cave system was amazing. The caverns were so large. The amount of walking was little. The cave was great and there was really nothing negative to mention. The lighting fit well with the surroundings. Make sure you keep track of where your group is as it is really easy to get lost.

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