Mengdong River is one of the best places for rafting tour in China. Mengdong River Scenic Area, 98km away from Zhangjiajie City, is located in Yongshun County, Xiangxi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, West Hunan Province.With a total length of 112km,Mengdong River is nestled among mountainouss, a remote canyon towering limestone cliffs, a beautiful river that's ranked among the top ones in China.Mengdong River comes from Longshan County,and joins Youshui River in Furong Ancient Town.It was named Mengdong River after the hole in its sources in Mengbi Vally in Longshan County.
Mengdong River Rafting Tour
Mengdong River scenic spot is famous largely as an ideal place for rafting tour. Here visitors can raft on it in rubber boats, and because of the fantastic scenery and unforgettable experience, it gains the praise as the "number one rafting in the world". It's about 2 hours driving from Zhangjiajie city,Mengdong river Rafting usually takes 3 hours. You’ll thrill to the excitement of the major rapids of the Mengdong River; there are a few of the rapids that get your heart pounding. The rapids are interspersed with calm stretches, which give you a chance to enjoy the breathtaking scenery. Gentle rapids carve a pathway through mountains and provide plenty of chance to swim, spot wildlife, take the fried the river fish, and just relax
Mengdong River is one of the sources of the culture of Tujia nationality. Wide Calm River Section will take another 3 hours ending at Furong Ancient Town that's well preserved old town famous for its old streets and stilted houses. One can know more about the history, culture and customs of Tujia nationality by visiting Furong Ancient Town . At the same time, you can take part in various cultural activities.