China is the new emerging destination for photography lovers. Although defining the best spots for photography is very hard since the country is very huge with colorful cultures, vast land, and various terrains.

Each place has its own specialty and each destination is unique in its own way but here we have defined the best 5 photography places in every way from a photographer’s perspective.

  1. The Guilin landscapes

This place is a gem in the southern part of the country with the most scenic and picturesque landscapes which is a heaven for photographers as well as poets and artists. The limestone peaks and rural life attracts photographers from all over the world making it a dream come true.

The best time to go is March-May, September-October

  1. Xinjiang Kanas Nature Reserve 

The best autumn photography experience that you can get from China is this place. The unique climate and geographical position of this destination is a magnet for photographers and tourists. Xinjiang Kanas has a beautiful ecosystem formed by lakes, rivers, glaciers and unique natural landscapes. The best time to go this place is September-December

  1. The great wall of China

The first thing that comes to the mind of a tourist after hearing about China is ‘the great wall’. It is the number one tourist attraction of the country while being a destination popular with capturing great shots. You can take tons of natural pictures of the landscapes as well as the wall and the history.

Tip: Arrive early in the morning or late afternoon to avoid crowds and capture shots with good lighting.

Avoid visiting on holidays.

  1. Zhangjiajie national forest park in Hunan

This park is a location you definitely do not want to miss. The greatest specialty of the park is that the movie ‘Avatar’ has been shot here.

This UNESCO protected park has some large soaring quartz sandstone pillars with the largest one standing tall at 400m and named ‘Avatar hallelujah mountain’ in the honor of the film ‘Avatar’.

The park has the best views and rewards for you in the early morning when mist rolls around these giant mountains and pillars.

The best time to visit the park is between September-November

  1. Research base of giant panda

This place is great for photo tours as you get to witness the animals up close. This Chinese animal is loved by all the world and visiting this place between March and May will make you fall in love.