On May 15,2013, Zhangjiajie Government held a press conference in Changsha and issued the information that primary and secondary school students from all around the world will be allowed to visit core sceneries in Zhangjiajie for free since June 1st.
Cheng Danfeng, the vice-mayor of Zhangjiajie city introduced the following details：
Valid period: June 1st this year(2013) to May 31 next year(2014);
Free to whom :Students below 19 years old at home and aboard;
Free scenic regions: Zhangjiajie Wulingyuan Core Scenic Zone(Except the Eco-bus fees)and Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon. All the transportation tools will carry on preferential prices;
Certificates requested: Valid certificates such as ID cards, Residence booklets, Passport.
Mr.Cheng also stated that this promotion measure aims at bringing Zhangjiajie’s ecological and environmental advantages into full play. More over, it helps the realization of building Beautiful China and sharing cultures of natural heritage.