Natural Wonders of China: 11 Stunning Sights

Beyond its bustling urban centers and monuments rich with history and mystery, China is home to some of the world’s most awe-inspiring natural wonders. The fourth largest country in the world, and the most populous, China’s landscapes range from snowy peaks to sandy dunes to dense, green forests, and everything in between.

To inspire a bit of travel envy, we’ve collected 10 discoveries that depict the magnificent and diverse natural features of China. Afterall, travel season is just around the corner.

1. Zhangjiajie National Forest Park a.k.a. “Avatar Mountains”

2. Jiuzhai Valley National Park, Aba

Photo by Safari Ari

3. The Rainbow Mountains, Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park

Photo by  Beautiful Guangxi

4. The Yangtze River, Hubei

Photo by Casper Farrell

5. Badan Jilin Desert, Alxa Zuoqi

6. Red Beach, Panjin

7. Hangzhou

Photo by Poh Huay Suen

7. The Li River, Guilin

Photo by Sam Wibowo

8. Tianmen Mountain, Zhangjiajie

Photo by Earth Trekkers

9. Longji Terraced Fields, Guilin

Photo by Yi Hu

10. The Santan Waterfall, Chuxiong

To see more otherworldly Chinese sights, check out Trover’s list of China – Top Attractions and Inspiring Photos and Hiking trails in China – Stunning Hiking Photos. Discover the Best of Everywhere, and share your discoveries with us on desktopiOS, or Android!