Hiking is the activity you come for, or at least some kind of gazing into the great abyss. There are two main access points: the southern section (南部; nán bù) and the eastern section (东部; dōng bù). You can buy maps (¥5), or photograph the ones on the signboards.

Hiking Times

Estimated hiking times from the southern-section trailhead:

  • top of southern-section cable car: 1½ hours
  • top of eastern-section cable car: three hours
  • bottom of eastern-section cable car: five hours
  • Nánqīng Garden loop and back: four hours