Wulingyuan Scenic Reserve (Wǔlíngyuán Fēngjǐng Bǎohùqū 武陵源风景保护区)

Michael PRETES

The famous quartzite columns of Wulingyuan. PHOTO BY YIXUAN SHUKE.

Known as China’s Yellowstone, Wulingyuan Scenic Reserve in Hunan Province is one of the country’s most spectacular and popular national parks, featuring limestone gorges, sinkholes, underground streams, and caverns. It was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1992.

Wulingyuan Scenic Reserve, known as China’s Yellowstone, is a spectacular natural setting near Zhangjiajie City in northwestern Hunan Province in south central….

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