Nestled beneath the majestic Wuling Mountains and alongside Dongting Lake, Changde is gifted with beautiful natural scenery. Its prime location next to the world-famous Zhangjiajie National Forest Park further highlights its picturesque landscape of lush mountains and clear waters.

Top attractions include the 4A scenic area Taohuayuan (Peach Blossom Spring), the 1000-year old Buddhist holy site Jieshan Temple, the cliffside Huiping Mountain, Liuyi Lake, and the Jiashan and "Changde Poetry Wall" listed in the Guinness World Records.

Walk alongside the shimmering Liuyi Lake, commune with nature amongst Wuling's forested peaks, and immerse yourself in spiritual serenity at Jieshan Temple's ancient pagodas. From poetic couplets to Peach Blossom Spring, Changde promises natural wonder, cultural charm, and moments of tranquility.

Best Travel Time

Spring and autumn are the most beautiful seasons, with the Peach Blossom Festival in spring

Suggested playing days

2 days

Local climate

Mid subtropical humid monsoon climate

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