Tianmen Mountain National Park, Zhangjiajie, Hunan Province, China Tauheed Ahmad June 21, 2016 Travel 3668 Tianmen Mountain is located within Tianmen Mountain National Park, Zhangjiajie, in northwestern Hunan Province of China. The mountain distance is 8 KM from the city of Zhangjiajie in northwestern Hunan. Tianmen is standing at 1,500 meters above sea level, and often referred to as the “Soul of Zhangjiajie”. A cable car was built by the French company “Poma” from adjacent Zhangjiajie railway station to the top of the mountain. Tianmen Mountain Cableway is claimed in tourist publications as the “longest passenger cableway of high mountains in the world”. Tianmen Mountain is considered a magical place never seen before uncountable tourist. The Tianmen Mountain National Park integrates wonderful geomorphology landscapes, old-line religious culture, and exclusive relics of humanity, wild animals, and primitive forests. The incredible park has a very high standing surrounded by the some of its great attractions, like the Tianmen Mountain Cableway, Tianmen Cave (Heaven Gate), Tongtian Avenue (Avenue toward Heaven), Tianmen Temple, Tianmen Academy, Ghost-valley plank road, and Yunmeng Fairy Summit etc. With deep cultural background, Tianmen Mountain is always considered as a great mountain by locals. The most prominent geographic features of the park are the pillar-like formations that are seen all the way through the park. They’re the result of many years of erosion, because the weather is moist year round, and as a result, the foliage is very dense. Much of the erosion which forms these pillars is the result of expanding ice in the winter and the plants which grow on them. These formations are a distinctive hallmark of Chinese landscape, and can be found in many ancient Chinese paintings. Originally posted 2015-03-17 10:51:48. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Related PostsReed Flute Cave ChinaOld Dragon’s Head: Where The Great Wall of China EndsPurakaunui Falls A Gorgeous Three Tiered Cascading WaterfallHillier Lake is a Natural Phenomenon in Western AustraliaSemuc Champey; A Natural Wonder in Guatemala“Gateway to Hell” A Luminous Lava Lake spitting Molten Lava and Searing HeatSalar de Uyuni: The Nature Best Piece on Planet EarthTashirojima: Japan’s Cat Island Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.