On September 1, the new cableway system of Huangshizhai in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park was officially put into operation. The new cableway features 5 transparent cabins, through the floors of which tourists could enjoy the stunning beauty of Zhangjiajie in an exhaustive view.
The cableway system of Huangshizhai, Zhangjiajie has been under renovation since November 2009. The whole project costs CNY 90, 000,000, providing safer, faster and more comfortable cable services to the growing visitors of Zhangjiajie. It has been an important air corridor of the scenic area transporting tourists to the beautiful Huangshizhai.
According to Huangshizhai Cable Company, 5 out of 34 of the renovated cables are designed in a transparent style, aiming at providing brand new experiences of panoramic view for tourists. The transparent cable costs the same as the standard cabin, 50 yuan one person for a single trip and 96 yuan for a round trip. Each cabin is with a maximum capacity of five people. At present, transparent cabins and standard cabins are distributed randomly and all the tourists could have a chance of 9% to take the transparent cabins.