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Tiger Leaping Gorge, Yunnan Province

By : China.org.cn|Updated: 2011-09-14

60 kilometers northwest of the ancient town of Lijiang in Yunnan Province, Tiger Leaping Gorge lies between the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain (Yulong Xueshan) and Haba Snow Mountain (Haba Xueshan). At more than 3,790 meters, the gorge is believed to be one of the deepest in the world and one of the best for hiking.There are upper, middle and lower sections to the 25 kilometer hike. Usually, travelers finish the trip over two days walking 4-6 hours each day.[China.org.cn]

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