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)






 

Luodai Ancient Town  

洛带古镇
Last updated: Dec 19, 2012  Posted: Dec 24, 2011
ChengduSichuan ProvinceChina
Tourist Attractions in Chengdu
Address: 
25km west to Chengdu

The history of the ancient town dates back to Three Kingdom period,which is over 1800 year ago. 90% of the residents are not Sichuanese but  Hakkas. They are the offsprings of  migrants from Northern Guangdong(Canton) Province at the end of 17th centry.






 

The Former Residence of Mao Zedong  

上海毛泽东故居
Last updated: Aug 02, 2012  Posted: Jun 03, 2011
ShanghaiChina
Tourist Attractions in Shanghai
Hours: 
9:00-11:00 13:00-16:00 (closed on Mondays)
Address: 
5-9, Lane 120, North Maoming Road
Price: 
5 Yuan

This is the residence where the great hero Mao Zedong had lived on his ninth trip to Shanghai from February 1924 till the year end. It is the only Mao's residence open to the public in Shanghai, covering an area of 520 square meters. On the first floor is the key exhibition on Mao's working and living in Shanghai at that time.






 

Three Pagoda of Cong Sheng Temple - Dali  

大理 崇聖寺三塔
Last updated: Mar 15, 2012  Posted: Mar 14, 2012
DaliYunnan ProvinceChina
Tourist Attractions in Dali
Price: 
RMB120

2 KM north-west of Dali old town. The original pagodas were about 1200 years old, being destroyed during earth quake and rebuild. Temples were build in 2005.  






 

Coal Hill Park  

景山
Last updated: Oct 01, 2011  Posted: May 13, 2010
BeijingChina
Tourist Attractions in Beijing
Hours: 
6:30 am to 7:00 pm
Address: 
Number 44 of Coal Hill Western street in Western District.
Price: 
2 yuan to 5 yuan

Coal Hill Park is behind the Forbidden City. Also it's located in the center of Beijing. After the visiting of the Forbidden City, you must to go to visit the Coal Hill Park. When you climb up on the top of the hill, you can see the whole view of the Forbidden City. It's really spectacular.






 

Mount Huang  

黄山风景区
Last updated: Dec 26, 2012  Posted: Mar 25, 2010
Anhui ProvinceHuangshanChina
Tourist Attractions in Huangshan

Mount Huang, also known as Huangshan ( 黄山; Yellow Mountain), is a mountain range in southern Anhui province in eastern China.

The area is well known for its scenery, sunsets, peculiarly-shaped granite peaks, Huangshan Pine trees, and views of the clouds from above.

Mount Huang is a frequent subject of traditional Chinese paintings and literature, as well as modern photography.






 

Baoshan Stone Town  

宝山石头城
Last updated: Jan 02, 2014  Posted: Sep 26, 2010
LijiangYunnan ProvinceChina
Tourist Attractions in Lijiang
Hours: 
All day

Baoshan Stone Town is an old and small town with one hundred families built on a huge stone on the upper Yangtze riverbank, located 110km to the North of Lijiang, Yunnan Province. This town was built in the late 13th century and resided by Naxi Ethnic Minority ever since then. With one side facing the Upper Yangtze River, the other three sides are steep cliffs.






 

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.






 

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.