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“zhonghe temple”(15 reviews)
“belt road”(8 reviews)
“cable car”(60 reviews)
Dali 671000, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to take the Zhonghe Cableway as its cheap and recommended by my hostel. Spent 3 hours getting lost as there were multiple small roads going uphill and none of the locals knew where is Zhonghe Cableway is even after I showed them the chinese...More

Thank Nadia R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Need to be fit and not scared of heights, views fantastic and great for people that like hiking. It’s worth it just for the cable car ride and just take the trail to the waterfall. You can also hike about 5km between two cable cars...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking to get your hike on, this is it! The eastern-most peak of the Himalayas has several trails--some advertised, some not--to Yudailu, a paved walkway that skirts Cangshan at around 8,000 feet above sea level. The hike up is quite steep, and should...More

1  Thank Nick I
Reviewed June 18, 2018

With this place, you have to know how to get there and where to go. We had a bad start in the taxi when the taxi driver told us that the cable car (at Zhonghe Temple) is closed for the day but he would take...More

1  Thank Christina F
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

A very high Mountain. We went up and down by cable car, which was a great fun. We stayed up just for 20 mins , which was very enough to see the whole area and go inside the beautiful tiny cave .

Thank kevin m
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Take the rope way from the bottom of the mountain, to the Zhonghe temple. A very nice walk in the forest in the hillside of the mountain. If you walk all the way to the other ropeway it takes about three hours. Don’t buy return...More

1  Thank RandiPenot
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Relatively flat path hacked out of the mountainside for some 12 kilometers. Arrive and by funicular from the south. Descent by ski lift from the north. Very popular with Chinese tourists. Crowded at first but it thins out. Nice views. Helpful panels on wildlife and...More

Thank MWG12
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Fantastic cable car directly to the top of Cangshan Mountain. The view is just like in the lost paradise.

Thank LeongOldman
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

I hiked up a very small track between the Xiamatan and Zhonghe cableways which I had found on my map app. Despite being a small, poorly maintained track there was still a station manned with 4 people ready to accept my 40元 for the privilege...More

3  Thank Laowai_Phil
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We did the long walk between the two cable cars at each end (11km). It is a nice path and easy walking even over than distance. The information was not very clear about whether or not the cable car in the middle was open and...More

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August 12, 2018|
Response from MWG12 | Reviewed this property |
You might wish to take the cable car from the northern entrance. There are no stairs there and the path is quite level at the top. The southern entrance starts with quite a few steps and only after that is the path level. It... More
June 28, 2017|
Response from Mantas D | Reviewed this property |
sorry for a late reply. I'm sorry I don't know because I haven't been on top. However, along the snake path there are many spots that could serve as a good camping spot. I am not entirely sure whether it is allowed by local... More