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Yellow Dragon Cave

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Zhangqing Main Road, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427400, China
+86 744 561 8489
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All reviews boat ride colorful lights underground river great activity beautiful formations worth a visit own pace stairs to climb chinese speaking takes hours couple of hours dont miss mother nature beautiful park tour group natural beauty glass bridge
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Whoever designed the lighting inside the cave must have descended from the Disco Age due the multicolorful lighting uses all around. The steps are perennially wet thus treacherous, good walking waterproof walking shows with soles with good traction are highly recommended!

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have seen many caves before I recommend you skip this one & spend the time in other parts of ZJJ. The Caves are easy to walk inside with lighted sights. But all the limestone caves all over the world are similar. Use your...More

Thank Norman C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very beautiful and huge cave. You can spend here 2 hours. Every corner is colored illuminated, sometimes it´s too much. But it´s definately worth a visit.

Thank Travelblogger-CNX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very special,Not many caves can have a boat ride inside. Thousands of years to build up this spectacular place. A lot of steps to go up and down. Recommend to wear comfy shoes.

Thank Mikethepipes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovered just in 1983, the Yellow Dragon Cave is regarded by Chinese as the most beautiful cave in China, - read - world))) This is the largest cave system I have visited. It has its own underground river that stretches for more than 3 km,...More

Thank MichaelZeee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow.. is all I can say.. Please come see this cave, 100% worth it. We completely underestimated the size of this cave. We were speechless, very beautiful and unique.

Thank Bri K
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

My teacher friends and I visited during the Chinese National Holiday (first week of October) and it surprisingly was not too overcrowded! Admission was ¥100 and with that you got a boat ride along with cave exploration. Took a few hours. It wasn’t too strenuous...More

Thank Allie C
Reviewed September 24, 2018

I visited a lot of caves, but for the first time it was even a boat trip inside! Be prepared to climb a lot of steps!

Thank lmalita
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This is a really large cave and there is a lot of walking to go through the cave. The boat ride is beautiful. There are lots of beautiful cave formations to see. The gardens are also lovely.

Thank Rami and Wendy S
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This was our first day out in Zhangjiajie. We were a little worried because everything I read highly recommended a guide for pretty much everything sight and we really didn’t plan anything out ahead of time so unfortunately all the English speaking guides aren’t available...More

Thank Holly F
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March 5, 2018|
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Response from Holly F | Reviewed this property |
You will need a full day at Tianmen mountain. Plus, it’s atomistic an hour from the cave so doing both in the same day isn’t a good idea. But the cave probably opens around 8:30 and closes around maybe 7pm.
January 2, 2018|
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Response from ROCruiser | Reviewed this property |
Not very good. It's dark inside and the walkway is up and down with some steps. The ground was wet around the boat dock area and it was slippery.
Marcela Z
December 1, 2017|
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Response from sjn369 | Reviewed this property |
Yellow Dragon Cave, Zhangjiajie Address: Zhangqing Main Road, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427400, China Phone: +86-7445618489 Ticket Price: 80 CNY Time Required: 02:30 Hrs Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm