Plan Your Trip to Zhangjiajie

Tips for Travelers

Following are a few useful things to keep in mind for visitors traveling to Zhangjiajie from overseas.

  • Be sure to bring hiking boots or shoes with good soles, as many of the most rewarding sections of Zhangjiajie involve paths and trails.
  • The cuisine of Zhangjiajie, Hunan province can strike some people as extremely spicy… local people eat everything laced with hot peppers or black pepper and even the instant noodles are mostly chili flavor.
  • Respect local customs in Zhangjiajie, as people in Zhangjiajie areas are mainly Tujia or Miao minorities.
  • Pack and prepare all necessary medications.

Following are a few local telephone numbers in Zhangjiajie for various services:

  • Tourist Questions and Concerns: 8380188
  • Weather Forecast: 121
  • Directory assistance: 114
  • Fire: 119
  • Ambulance: 120
  • Police: 110
  • Traffic: 122