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Zhangye Attractions

Zhangye is a city in northwestern Gansu Province, with a history going back thousands of years. The long history gifts Zhangye with numerous historic sites, such as the Site of Black Water State and the Tombs Complex of the Han Dynasty, the Grand Buddha Temple, and Zhenyuan Building. The Danxia landform in Zhangye is magnificent. If you are interested in Zhangye, you can contact us to tailor-make your own tour of Zhangye.

Most Popular Zhangye Attractions

Grand Buddha Temple

Zhangye Grand Buddha Temple was first built 900 years ago during the first year of the Yong'an Era of Emperor Chong of Western Hsia. The name of the Grand Buddha Temple has changed several times. Over th..

Site of Black Water State and Tombs Complex of Han Dynasty

An ancient cultural site of the New Stone Age and a cultural relic under provincial protection. There is Tombs Complex of Han Dynasty in the site which covers about 4 square kilometers.The site of Black Water S..

Shandanjun Horse Farm

Shandanjun Horse Farm is one of the longest in historyin the world, ranking the largest in scale in Asia and the second largest in the world.Shandanjun Horse Farm is flat with luxuriant grass and abundant water..

Shengrong Temple

Shengrong Temple was listed in 1981 as a cultural relic under provincial protection. The Temple is delicate in construction, gorgeous in coulors and elegant in style. The Buddhist figures and clouds on the s..

Zhenyuan Building

Zhenyuan Building (also named Jingyuan Building) is called the Drum-Tower by the local people. It is built in imitation of Xi'an Bell Tower. It is square in the surface and is erected on a brick altar, which is..

Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park

The Zhangye Danxia landform is also known as the eye candy of Zhangye. Many artists admire this masterpiece as it appears like a perfect painting on canvas. This 400-square-kilometer attraction is located in ..