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Cangshan Mountain

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Address: Dali 671000, China
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Great walking

We thought the 2 cable car options expensive so walked up. The walk took about an hour up. The Jade Cloud walkway goes around the mountains and is flat and paved. Beautiful views... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
salsal61
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Wollongong, Australia
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Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thought the 2 cable car options expensive so walked up. The walk took about an hour up. The Jade Cloud walkway goes around the mountains and is flat and paved. Beautiful views of the mountains. We walked down via another route. This was the best day we had in China!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked up the mountain from the most Eastern entrance point and walked along the Jade road before taking the most Western cable car down. The walk up was nice and was a proper mountain path, rather than the usual steps you encounter on Chinese mountains. The Jade path was pretty with good views, but did get quite repetitive. The... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately the peak is not open with the cable car due to winter strong winds. Even with getting to the mid peak, the view is breathtaking with clear blue sky with some clouds and warm sunshine. Wish they will give a map of the spots and we don't have to guess and back trace some of our steps. It's a... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

I took bus number 4 to Guanyin temple, which is about 11km from Old Town. A driver approached me and charged 20yuan to get to the cable car entrance. Entrance to park is 40yuan, single cable car is 50. Once there, walk up around 150 steps to the start of 'jade walk' - turn right, walk 4.5km (1 hour for... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

this is a good mountain to relax. the entrance fee is not cheap but good to have a look. the mountain is high and the scenic is great. you can view the whole DALI inside the caber car. i like the pine tree and the small waterfall with Aloveskites bodhashava . Even the entrace and the cable car ticket are... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

After all the hype about this mountain, We were fairly disappointed. The ride to the top on the gondolas was very good. As usual lots of Chinese tourists,But you need to be in real good health to go to all the places on the mountain.Lots and lots and lots of steps.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Beautiful views from the spectacular cable cars and even with the mist around the top it was well worth the trip. At the top there are a lot of steps, up and down, along a well-built walkway and you have to climb another 900 metres to get to the top, Horse Washing Pond. It can be a bit chilly but... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Canadian mountain is beautiful with its pine tree and small waterfall with guan yin goddess statute. From cable car, we can see the beautiful Dali city with its lake and mountain.

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

The chair lift takes you high into the mountain (and into the cloud if your weather was like ours) passing over the trees, giant bamboo and old tombs. At the top is an interesting temple complex.

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Shanghai Region, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Simply awesome, even foreigners who know mountains and hiking, love cangshan natural resort. it s a full day tour with cable cars up and provides both impressive views of fauna and flora at 2900m altitude (middle station), and at the top at 3.900m altitude. Prepare proper shoes, warm clothes, sunglasses, sunscreen etc, it s professional mountaineering up there. On the... More 

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