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Mount Huashan

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Famous for its breathtaking cliffs and 12-kilometer-long winding path to its peak, this mountain features five peaks that resemble five petals of a flower.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After the Great Wall at Gubeikou, this was my second hike in China. As a beginning hiker I decided to take the North Peak Cable Car up. From here I hiked about 6 hours past the Central Peak to the East Peak. There was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank zaheer12a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although touted as being dangerous, if you stay on the main trails and avoid the plank walk, there's no danger; however, that said, you ought to be in at least decent physical shape to do this hike. LOTS of stairs and inclines. We spent more...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank LadureeFan
Reviewed 13 February 2019

If you want experience something extra ordinary and don't suffer from high anxiety and are in good physical condition I warmly recommend a hiking/ climbing up to the mountain.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AnnKohv
Reviewed 16 January 2019

I am not sure how many videos I have seen from this place, but they are many. The place definitively lives up to its fame, it is absolutely stunning. You definitively have to do the "Plan walk" when you are there, my fiance was crying...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank burkongla
Reviewed 31 December 2018

There are many mountains in CHINA. HUASHAN in SHANXI, CHINA is been rated as one of the most dangerous amongst the mountains. This is because of the DANGEROUS WALKING PLANK sight available only in HUASHAN. Apart from this, HUASHAN has four (4) peaks: North. East....More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank 313globetrotter
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

We went on December 17th and the West peak cable car was closed. There was no signage in English telling us that so we arrived at the north peak and after climbing 3500 steps to the west peak cable car we found out that the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
6  Thank alexandras183
Reviewed 18 December 2018

We took a 10:28am train to Huashan North from Xi'an North and the free shuttle to the visitors ticket center and purchased our tickets. The entrance tickets were lower for December and student get 50% off while seniors above 70years are free (proof required/passport/student ID)....More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank andy2008_12
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Only 30min away from Xi'an on the bullet train makes it a must do when in the area! The mild effort to reach the peaks is well rewarded with epic vistas of the surrounding mountain range. Well above the clouds with clean air and beautiful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank JG85aussie
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We travelled from Xi’an by train (54.5yuan one way) and arrived at Hua Shan North Station around 7am. After arrival, walk straight to the carpark/bus area which is directly opposite the station’s exit and took the free shuttle bus and alight at Mount Hua Tourist...More

Date of experience: September 2018
11  Thank shun821
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

We took the 8:30 AM train from Xian to Huashan North. Took the west cable car up, at the west peak by 11:30 AM. Walked all 5 peaks. Came down from the North peak cable car, at Xian hotel by 7 pm. It was a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ericdnw
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9 March 2019|
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Response from zaheer12a | Reviewed this property |
I'm not entirely sure on this, but I think it's normal business hours (9am-6pm)
21 December 2018|
Response from andy2008_12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, just need to show the student ID and your passport to verify.