Zhangye Danxia in China has been voted one of the “six most beautiful landforms” by the Chinese National Geography Magazine. Due to their colours the are also called the Rainbow Mountains.
WHEN TO VISIT
First of all: Sunshine! Make sure you get a lot of sunshine the day you want to visit.
Secondly: We recommend you to either go early in the morning or the late afternoon in order to try and beat the crowd.
THE “TRUE COLOURS” OF THE RAINBOW MOUNTAINS – CHINA
Of course the landforms are beautiful, especially with a lot of sunlight. But be aware that most of the pictures online are highly photoshopped in order to look super colourful. We put some “real pictures” together for you, so you don’t get disappointed when visiting.