China Tourist Attractions Guide

Purple Mountain  

紫金山
Last updated: Nov 13, 2012  Posted: Aug 09, 2007
Jiangsu ProvinceNanjingChina
Tourist Attractions in Nanjing
Hours: 
5am-6pm
Price: 
Free
 
Purple Mountain is known as the “lung of Nanjing” and for good reason.  This massive, forested park area situated within Nanjing boasts fresh and cool air compared to the muggy, polluted city center.
 

     



 

West Lake (Xi Hu)  

西湖
Last updated: Dec 18, 2012  Posted: Mar 06, 2009
HangzhouZhejiang ProvinceChina
Tourist Attractions in Hangzhou
Hours: 
All Day
Address: 
Nanshan Lu, Hangzhou
Price: 
Free

In China there are 36 West Lake, but we people mentioned "West Lake" usually refers to the Hangzhou West Lake.

There are ten famous Scenes Spots of West Lake we call it "西湖十景", which are:

Remnant Snow on the Bridge in Winter (断桥残雪)






 

Ya'an Bifengxia Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center  

中国保护大熊猫研究中心雅安碧峰峡基地
Last updated: Dec 23, 2012  Posted: Dec 26, 2011
ChengduSichuan ProvinceChina
Tourist Attractions in Chengdu
Hours: 
8:30am-5:30pm
Address: 
Ya'an City Bifengxia Scenic Spot
Price: 
130Yuan/Person

There are two Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center in Sichuan,one is Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center,the other one is in Bifengxia,120 km south west to Chengdu.






 

Grand View Garden   

大观园
Last updated: Jan 14, 2013  Posted: Dec 26, 2010
BeijingChina
Tourist Attractions in Beijing
Hours: 
7:30 am to 5:30 pm
Address: 
No. 12 Nan cai yuan , Xuanwu District, Beijing.
Price: 
40 RMB for adult ; 20 RMB for student

Have you heard about "  Dream of  the red Mansion". It's one of the four ancient Chinese classic masterpieces.






 

Shanghai Museum of Glass  

玻璃博物馆
Last updated: Aug 02, 2012  Posted: Oct 19, 2011
ShanghaiChina
Tourist Attractions in Shanghai
Hours: 
09:30 - 16:30, closed on Mondays
Address: 
宝山区长江西路685号
Price: 
CNY20 / person

Shanghai Museum of Glass was initiated and funded by Shanghai Glass Co. Ltd, which had witnessed the development of the glass industry in Shanghai and attentively preserved the inherited a century-old history and its product culture.






 

Yao Mountain  


Last updated: Mar 20, 2013  Posted: Nov 19, 2010
Guangxi ProvinceGuilinChina
Tourist Attractions in Guilin
Hours: 
8:30 -- 17:30
Price: 
CNY 75 round Trip chairlift , CNY35 for the slid

Located in the 10km from the east of Guilin city,it is the highest peak of the downtown area.The Yao Emperor Temple was built on the hill during Zhou-Tang period, hence the name of the hill.






 

The Sunset Bell Tower  


Last updated: Aug 07, 2012  Posted: Jun 25, 2011
ShanghaiChina
Tourist Attractions in Shanghai
Address: 
No.119,Duolun Road.

The  bell tower was built in the 1920s or 1930s and named after Picking Morning Flowers at Sunset, a well-known anthology of Lu Xun's works.






 

Liu He Pagoda  

六和塔
Last updated: Dec 18, 2012  Posted: Apr 18, 2011
HangzhouZhejiang ProvinceChina
Tourist Attractions in Hangzhou
Hours: 
7:00 - 17:00
Address: 
on Yue Lun Peak, northern Qian Tang River, Hangzhou
Price: 
CNY30

Original built in 970 A.D. of Northern Song Dynasty, Liu He Pagoda retains her magnificence even now. It stands 60 meters high with 7 interior storeys. Looking from outside, Liu He Pagoda is an octagonal wooden structure that has 13 layers of the upturned eaves.






 

M50 Creative & Artisitic Park  

春明都市工业园区(M50创意园)
Last updated: Oct 24, 2011  Posted: Oct 21, 2011
ShanghaiChina
Tourist Attractions in Shanghai
Hours: 
10:00 - 17:00
Address: 
50 Moganshan Road, Putuo District
Price: 
Free

If you are at all interested in visual arts and fashion design, M50 is the most spectacular destination in Shanghai. Named after the address of the park, e.g., No. 50 in Moganshan Road, the M50 Creative Park is the home to dozens of buildings housing gallery, studio, workshops and cafes.






 

Bang Bang Festival - 15th of Chinese New Year  

棒棒会
Last updated: Feb 08, 2012  Posted: Feb 08, 2012
LijiangYunnan ProvinceChina
Tourist Attractions in Lijiang
Hours: 
0800-1800
Price: 
free

Bang Bang Festival starts on 15th of Chinese New Year in Lijiang. The festival is a market place of Naxi minority to buy wood made pieces, flowers, hand made works with bamboo, food, clothes etc. People dress in their traditional custom. The market last for one week. A very interesting place to visit.