There are a few articles are talking about 'TOP 10' photography destinations in China, and there are many 'TOP 10', I selected the 'TOP 10' photography destinations based on the following 5 reasons:
When people think about the photography in China, Guilin is definitely on their top buck list. Because it's unique karst landforms, photogenic cormorant fishermen in the Li River, Guilin is listed in the position of number one in China photography destinations.
Many photographers who won the international photo contests with their photos which were taken in Guilin and Yangshuo.
Spain photographer Jesus M. Garcia won the first prize of 2017 Epson International Pano Awards with his landscape pano photo.
Netherlands photographer Kos Karathanasis won the first prize of IPA International Photography Awards with his cormorant fishermen photo.
Huangshan is well-known for its amazing rocks and pine trees.
Zhangjiajie was marked a UNESCO site in 1992 because of its grand natural scenery. Get more and more popular because of the Hallelujah Mountain in the movie of 'Avatar'. Early in the morning, photos of sunrise and landscapes of Zhangjiajie are invariably fantastic and eye-catching.
There are a few flights connected Zhangjiajie with big cities, but no direct high speed train to date. Generally, not very convenient to reach from other photography destinations.
A fewer foreigners visited photo destination, located at the seaside of Fujian province. Can easily be reached by high speed train from Xiamen, Fuzhou, Shanghai and many other big cities.
Supposed to be the largest Miao and Dong minority tribes, a complex place for minority culture and landscapes photography. Good to shoot architecture groups, kinds of minority celebrations and waterfalls.
Yunnan is complex province for landscapes, people, wildlife and ancient culture photography. The most photogenic landscape destinations are Yuanyang rice terraces, red land and Meili snow mountains. Because of its sub tropical climate, it is also an ideal place for birds photography and golden monkeys shooting.
Zhangye Danxia is often ranked among top beautifully visited areas in the World. You will come to believe it after a visit to this place. It is truly inspirational for landscape shooting. Nestled in Sunan and Linze County, this elegant spot occupies a total area of 410 Km2 with 40 square kilometers of multicolored hills (red and reddish-brown).
Zhangye is impressive to most of the photographers because of its vast collection of engaging photo shoots, striking views to boot. Distinctive landforms here consist of red gravel, mud and sandstones.
Inner Mongolia is a typically hilly grassland area. Visitors can enjoy the beauty of the stretch of grasslands as well as riding horses freely on the grassland. Wulan Batong Grassland has rich variety of plants, countless colorful wild flowers, and limpid lakes, an ideal place for landscape photography tour.
Tibet is most noted a traditional home for the Tibetan locals plus other ethnic groups like Monpa, Tamang, Quiang, and Sherpa. Most photography seekers cognate this region because of its magnanimous concoction which consolidates culture, historical localities and natural beauty too.
Don’t miss out on glittering photos of Potala Palace, Tibet’s renowned landmark and UNESCO World Heritage site. Besides its ravishing grandeur, Potala awards amazeballs views of snowy mountains, deep blue skies and areas nearby. For a local taste including their blissful festivals, please intend your trip in accordance with the respective dates.
Xinjiang is the biggest province in China, because of its vast and unique landform, there are many pure clear high land lakes, huge snow mountains, authentic minority tribes, beautiful rivers, desert and historical relics and more.
The area is about 1.66 million squre kilo meters, which is equal to 4 Germany and 6 UK, will spend lots of time on the way from one spot to another.