Shennongjia – Tianyan 神农架 天燕

Location: 1 1/2 hours by car from Muyuzhen 木鱼镇, the tourist center in Shennongjia.

For maps and details about the entire Shennongjia Geopark, see this post.

Time of visit: October 2017

The road from Muyuzhen to Tianyan:
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Map of Tianyan sub-areas:
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Map of Yanziya 燕子垭 area, where the trekking starts.
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Not far from Tianyan is a scenic spot called Hongping Hualang Gallery 红坪画廊, but it was temporarily closed during our visit. Instead we visited a new place in the neighborhood, Rhino Valley (Xiniugu) 犀牛谷. It’s small and we spent less than hour there, not really worth a visit.
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The best view from Rhino Valley:
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