For waterfall buffs: 10 most beautiful waterfalls in China
It is a top 10 list, but there are more hidden waterfalls as beautiful as them yet to be found in China.
Nuorilang Waterfall in Sichuan: over 270m wide and 30m deep
The widest in China, Nuorilang Waterfall is favorably located in Jiuzhaigou Valley, embraced by numerous crystal lakes and pristine forests, creating a pure, serene world.
Detian Waterfall in Guangxi: 100m wide and 60m deep (on the China side)
The 2th largest transnational waterfall in the world, Detian has its wet season and most magnificent time between June and September, when the thundering effect of the water hitting the cliffs can be heard from afar.
Hukou Waterfall in Shanxi: 30m wide and 50m deep
A fine spectacle of the Yellow River, there is a mounting momentum in the ups and downs of the yellow waterfall.
Tsangpo Waterfalls in Tibet
2140 above sea level, part of Yarlung Tsangpo River, Tsangpo Fall I and Tsangpo Fall II is 600m apart and of 33 m width and 35 m width separately.
Huangguoshu Waterfall in Guizhou: 77.8m high and 101m wide
One of the world’s most spectacular waterfalls, and one of Guizhou’s must-visit attractions, this waterfall can be viewed from different angles, even from the water-curtain caves. It is a good idea to hiking around and explore the primitive Miao Villages.
Lushan Waterfalls in jiangxi
On the hauntingly beautiful Lushan Mountain, there are dozens of waterfalls, among which, Sandie Spring Waterfall is the most appealing one.
Luoping Nice Dragon Waterfalls in Yunnan
The ten falls are located 22km northeast of Luoping Country, roaring like thunder in wet season and looking like silver chains in dry season. The brink of the biggest one spans a distance of 110m, and drops 56m.
Silver Chain Waterfall in Guizhou
Just 7km away from Huangguoshu Waterfall, Silver Chain is smaller and more elegant, and famed as the most beautiful falls in China.
Jingbo waterfall in Heilongjiang: 70m wide and 20m deep
Also called Diaoshuilou Waterfall, the fall has its most beautiful time when frozen or hidden in the mist and rainbow.
Changbaishan Waterfall in Jilin
The water of Heaven Lake (Tianchi Lake) runs through a ‘a natural gate’, and forms the uniquely shaped Changbaishan Waterfall.