Ticket to Tiger Leaping Gorge
Due to the new regulations of the scenic spot, online ticket purchase time and admission time need to be separated by 2 hours. If the purchase is successful at 11:00, you can enter the park at 13:00.
Children: free ticket for children under 1.2m (inclusive) or 6 years (inclusive).
Students: students with full-time bachelor degree or below can purchase scenic spot discount ticket [scenic spot discount ticket] with valid student card.
Minors: minors aged 6 (excluding 6) - 18 (including 18) purchase scenic spot discount tickets [scenic spot discount tickets] with valid ID card.
The elderly: the elderly over 70 years old (including 70 years old) are free of charge with valid ID card and aging card (both of which need to be carried).
Old people: 60 years old (including 60 years old) - 70 years old (excluding 70 years old) with valid ID card and senior treatment card (both of which need to be carried) to purchase the scenic spot discount ticket [scenic spot discount ticket].
Disabled: the disabled are free of charge with disability card and ID card (both of which need to be carried).
Servicemen: disabled revolutionary servicemen, retired military cadres, active servicemen, and soldiers are exempted with valid certificates. [free].
Retirees: retirees can purchase scenic spot discount tickets [scenic spot discount tickets] with their resident ID card and Retirement Card (both of which need to be carried).
The Scenic Area of Tiger Leaping Gorge is located in Hutiaoxia Town, Shangri-La City, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, 98 km away from Shangri-La and 90 km from Lijiang. It is a gorge formed by the Jinsha River going between Haba Snow-covered Mountain and Yulong Snow-covered Mountain at 5,596 m and 5,396 m above sea level, respectively. It is 23 km long, 213 m in drop, only over 20 m at the narrowest point, and 3900 m in elevation difference between the gorge bottom and mountain top. Tiger Leaping Gorge is famous for its majesty, oddness, precipitousness, and cragginess, as the main component of the World Natural Heritage, Three Parallel Rivers, and national 4-A tourist attraction. The scenic area includes the upper, middle, and lower Hutiaos as well as the high hiking route known as “one of the top ten classic hiking routes in the world." It is also the fourth largest gorges in the world, the second largest in China, and one of the ten most beautiful ones in China. According to legend, the tiger down mountain once jumped to the opposite bank with a boulder in the middle of water, after which the Tiger Leaping Gorge is named.
The hiking route of Tiger Leaping Gorge is one of the top ten classic hikes in the world. The impression of complete tour can be described by one sentence: "beautiful scenery and amazing adventure", so many tourists from both home and abroad like this route.
The Tiger Leaping Gorge hike is very worthwhile. Two days is enough. You may take your friends or lovers there. Only hiking can yield the most beautiful scenery