Shennongjia is the only county which got its name as a forest zone. In 2016 it became one of the natural world heritage.
Shennongia is a wide region which includes forests, wetlands and a natural reserve. The major attractions in Shennongjia include:
- Shennongjia National Nature Reserve 神农架国家森林公园
- Tianyan Primitive Ecological Tourism Zone 天燕原始生态旅游区
- Shennongjia Hongping Scenic Spot 神农架红坪景区