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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 yesterday

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 2 weeks ago

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
2  Thank 313globetrotter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
2  Thank alexandras183
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
3  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
9  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
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

If you are a hiker this is a must. The mountain range is unlike any range I have seen before. The geological upthrust is insane. White granit that shoots up nearly vertical creating rock faces that are stunning. The hiking is this area is nearly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Bill I
Reviewed 28 October 2018

It was my second time to Huashan in Oct 2018 after my first trip in 2003. Right now, there was two cable car systems to north and west peak respectively. Nevertheless, price was much higher because visitors should take bus and then cable car from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wilfred P
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Big walk up or down from north peak. Get the westbpeak cable car up and just explore the upper area. We took the west cable car up the mountain. Park and bus tickets were easy to buy at the ticket office. We arrived around 9.30....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank whitlamabroad
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21 December 2018|
Response from andy2008_12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, just need to show the student ID and your passport to verify.
Elfirdaous E
9 November 2018|
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Response from Esther Y | Reviewed this property |
Hi, From my personal experience, it is quite a long climb from the cable car to the peak ( lots of steps uphill). Unless the elderly are quite fit, they may have a problem. Also, you are carrying a 3-year old child, who... More