By now, I’ve explored most of what Hong Kong has to offer and so I find myself venturing out to the nearby mainland China Guangdong province. When I ask my Hong Kong friends if they go travel in Guangdong they usually reply there isn’t much to visit or see there, it’s not like Guangdong is high on the tourist visit path to China. But, throughout the years, I’ve found quite a few hidden gems, some that completely blew my mind. Danxia Mountain Park is one such Guangdong attraction. A vast park, with unique rock mountain formations, with spectacular views, above and beyond anything I imagined I’ll find within a quick 3 hour getaway from Hong Kong. With the fast high-speed rail, you can get there in 2 hours from Kowloon.
I took cable cars to mountain tops and took in breath-taking panoramic views, hiked up and down, took boat trips along the river, and had lots of yummy food.
To give you a taste of this insanity, here are is my photo summary visions of Danxia Mountain Park, Guangdong…