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Yellow Dragon Cave, Zhangjiajie

Yellow Dragon Cave, Zhangjiajie

Yellow Dragon Cave, Zhangjiajie

Yellow Dragon Cave is more beautiful than the outside world. Day or night, without fear of rain or wind, all year long, you can delight in its wonderful scenery.The cave is of good beneficial air circulation, and is cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Yellow Dragon Cave is one of the foremost scenic areas in Zhangjiajie, and was rated as one of the first 4A National Tourist Attractions in China. Also it has been honored as magical karst cave both in China and in the world .

Yellow Dragon Cave was discovered by local villagers in 1983 and opened to tourists in 1984. Some tourists thought of the cave as the most beautiful in China. It is a very large limestone cave, occupying an area of 100,000 square meters. The length of the cave is 7.6 kilometers and the height is 140 meters. It comprised of two drought stores and two wet stores, two underground rivers, four waterfalls, 13 caverns and 10,000 stalagmites and stalactites. Although about two fifth of the cave is open to tourists, the time needed to explore this huge cave amounted to approximately two hours." />