January 31, 2021
Quzhou is a prefecture-level city under the jurisdiction of Zhejiang Province of the People’s Republic of China, located in the west of Zhejiang Province. The city borders Hangzhou City in the north, Jinhua City in the east, Lishui City in the southeast, Nanping City in Fujian Province in the south, Shangrao City in Jiangxi Province in the west, and Huangshan City in Anhui Province in the northwest. Therefore, it is known as the “Tall Four Provinces”. It is located in the west of Jinqu Basin, surrounded by mountains in the south, west and north, and the landforms are mostly hills. The southeast is Xianxialing, the northwest is Baiji Mountain, the north is Qianligang Mountain, and the middle is the Qujiang Valley. Changshan Port and Jiangshan Port merge into the Qujiang River in the urban area, crossing the city border to the east. The city has a total area of 8,845 square kilometers and a population of 2.133 million. The Municipal People’s Government is located in Kecheng District. Quzhou is a famous national historical and cultural city with a history of nearly 1,400 years of construction. It is known as “the upper reaches of the right of Zhejiang, the elbows and arms of Poyang, the throat of Fujian and Yue, and the power of Xuanshe”. It is also a city in the Yangtze River Delta. Members of the group and the city group on the west coast of the Straits.
So what are the special places in Quzhou? Let’s take a look together!
It is located in Shimen Town, Jiangshan City, Quzhou City, Zhejiang Province. It is one of the world’s natural heritage, the national AAAA-level tourist area, Jianglang Mountain, and a national-level scenic spot. It is about 25 kilometers away from the city. The scenic spot is mainly composed of six parts: Three Stone Peaks, Eighteen Songs, Tashan Mountain, Xunuhu Lake, and Xianju Temple. It is a typical Danxia landform scenic spot.
It is a group of underground grottoes located in Longyou, Zhejiang Province. In the area of nearly 1 square kilometer, there are 24 large and small artificially excavated caves in a regular distribution. The scale is very large, and it is one of the highest level of underground artificial buildings in ancient my country. Longyou Grottoes is a national 4A-level scenic spot.
It is the hometown of Chinese folk art, the first market town from Fujian to Zhejiang, and a national-level historical and cultural town. Its geographical location is very special, and the town has a history of more than 1,000 years. There are many ancient buildings and famous residences in the town, as well as public buildings such as the Confucian Temple, Wenchang Pavilion, and Dawang Temple. The residents of the town still retain many unique folk customs left by their ancestors, such as dancing folk dances, singing folk songs, making lanterns, and walking on stilts.
It is located in the range of Qixi Town in the west of Kaihua County. Qianjiangyuan National Forest Park is the source of the Qiantang River. The local vegetation is well protected, with dense forests and beautiful scenery. There are also majestic cliffs and mountains in the scenic area. There are also wonderful sights in the park such as the sunrise and the sea of clouds, the rain and the changhong, the sunset Danxia, and the silver hanging su~
Xianxia Pass was built in the Northern Song Dynasty. It is one of the four ancient gates in China that are as famous as Jianmen Pass, Hangu Pass, and Yanmen Pass. It is one of the first key cultural relics protection units in Zhejiang Province and one of the classic red tourist routes in Zhejiang Province. One of the eight major hiking routes.
Welcome to Quzhou, my friends from all over the world. Let’s go travel and explore together soon after COVID-19 end!!
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