Explore the scenic Lushan National Park

Lushan National Park China vacation deals is a famous tourist attraction both in home and abroad. It has fascinated large amounts of visitors bccause of its natural sceneries and cultural heritages.

Map of Lushan MountainLushan located in the south of Jiujiang City.It has a favorable position to the south of China's longest river, the Yangtze River, to the north of the Tengwang Pavilion, to the east of the railway from Beijing to Kowloon and to the west of China's largest freshwater lake, thePoyang Lake.

The national park China travel service covers an area of 500 square kilometers (about 320 square miles) and has more than 90 mountain peaks. The tallest of these is Hanyang Peak which reach to a height of 1473.4 meters (4,834 feet). Lushan possess its renown because of its features envelop ravines, waterfalls, grottoes, rocks and rivulets. There are 12 main scenic areas, altogether 37 spots, over 900 cliff inscriptions, and over 300 steles. The major spots involve Wulao Feng, Sandie Spring, Lulin Lake, Flower Path, Ruqin Lake, Jinxiu Valley, Xianren Dong and Donglin Temple,and so on.

Wulao Feng, 1,436 meters (about 4,711feet) above sea level, situated in the southeast of Lushan. Its five parallel peaks once formed a single peak. Standing on the top ,you will be pleasant with a grand view of the distant mountains, trees, lakes, and a blue sky.

Sandie Spring lies below Wulao Feng. It drops through three craggy tiers with a fall of 155 meters (about 509 feet). The upper part is like snow falling down to the pool; the middle reach wanders and twists with splashing sprays dancing in the air; while the lower level resembles a dragon running in the pond. This is seen as the best of the Lushan waterfalls. Accordingly that you are not a true visitor here if you miss Sandie Spring Student tours to China . However, it was not discovered until the Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) account of its hidden position in a deep plateau.

Gu Ling, situated in the center of Lushan, is 1,164 meters (about 3,819 feet) above sea level.The ptimitive name of Gu Ling was Guniu Ling, maybe because it looks like a bull. Gu Ling Street is 1,167 meters (about 3,829 feet) long and it has a manifold of shops, hotels, restaurants, bookshops, bars, coffee houses and dance halls that together compose a town high in the sky. The Center Park in Gu Ling was built in 1954. After several rebuilding it now covers 10,000 square meters (about 11,960 square yards). In the park there is a large half moon shaped flowerbed in which stands a great stone bull which is the sign of Gu Ling. He is two meters (about seven feet) in height and four meters (about 13 feet) in length. The base of the bull bears character 'Gu Ling'. Meandering pathways, fragrant flowers, flourishing trees and a pavilion all lead to vivid atmosphere of this peaceful place.
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