When is the best time to visit Zhangjiajie?

Best Time to Visit Zhangjiajie

When is the best time trip to Zhangjiajie is one of the frequently asked questions when tourists planning their Zhangjiajie travel.

First you should know that Zhangjiajie is located in the northwestern of Hunan, where a province located in central China. Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, a famous tourist spot in China, is a unique national forest park located in Wulingyuan Scenic Area, Zhangjiajie City. Zhangjiajie belongs to subtropical humid monsoon climate with four distinct seasons. It's neither cold in winter nor hot in summer.

Generally speaking, the scenery of Zhangjiajie varies from season to season. it's always a great time to travel Zhangjiajie in a year because it is a yearround destination to visit. Traveling Zhangjiajie in different seasons, you will have uniquely different yet beautiful experiences. Relatively, April to October is the best time to get your Zhangjiajie tours. April to June is the rainy season with extensive fog, adding an enchanting atmosphere to the scenery. From September to October the autumn foliage becomes colorful.

Visit Zhangjiajie in Spring

The weather in spring of Zhangjiajie is pleasant. In spring, all the flowers on mountains blossom and mountains are luxuriantly green. The voices of kingfishers accompanied with the tinges of mountain make you feel relaxed.

Visit Zhangjiajie in Summer

In summer, the temperature in Zhangjiajie is comfortable. It is an ideal summer resort for you. It usually rains in June and July, but Zhangjiajie is more beautiful after rain and you can enjoy the cloud and fog spectacle in Tianmen Mountain, West Sea and other parts of Wulingyuan. Temperature on mountains (above 1200 meters) will be about 3-5℃ lower than the mountain foot areas. Tourists should take a coat along when climbing mountains.

Visit Zhangjiajie in Autumn

Most people think October in autumn are one of the best months to go traveling in Zhangjiajie. At that time, you can enjoy the most beautiful natural sights of Zhangjiajie. Visitors can have a drift in the splendid season. There will be many visitors during the National Day between Oct. 1st to Oct. 7th every year. If you go to Zhangjiajie in this time, you’d better reserve a room in advance.

Visit Zhangjiajie in Winter

Winter in Zhangjiajie is not cold with the average temperature of 13℃. In winter, if you are fortunate enough to come across the snow, you will see the different beauty of Zhangjiajie. All the mountains, trees, roads are covered by snow, and Zhangjiajie National Forest Park turns into a pure white world. The far away mountains bring you a feeling of mystery.