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Scenic Lookouts

As dominated by Taoist, Buddhism and Confucianism in over thousands of years, most of Chinese ancient scenic lookouts have connections with these themes, showing in pavilions, temples, garden and artifical ponds. Nowadays, as China pays much more attention to its economy, most of the modern scenic lookouts, such as the beach resort, cultural park etc., is a park complex emphasizing on sightseeing, accommodation, playing and food specialities.

  • Longyuwan National Forest Park

    Situated in the mountainside of Mountain Funiushan, southwest of Luoyang, Longyuwan National Forest Park has an area over 60,000 mu (9,884 acres) with 12 scenic areas and 218 spots of interest. To meet most visitors’ need, the forest park opened to the public in May of 1994 and was honored the first National Civilized Forest Park of Henan Province seven years later. In 2002, it was listed as the
  • Cockscomb Limestone Cave

    Formed 600,000,000 years ago, Cockscomb Limestone Cave (Jiguan Cave) in Luoyang City is a natural cave of limestone, which occupies an important position on archeology, scientific research and tourism. Since 1993, it was listed as one of the 'Top Ten Scenic Spots in Henan Province', 'National Civilized Places of Interest', 'Top Ten Scenic Spots in Luoyang City' and 'National 4A Grade Scenic Spots'
  • Baiyunshan National Forest Park

    With a total area of 168 sq kilometers (64.9 sq miles), the Baiyunshan National Forest Park was established in September, 1992, which is located in southern Song County, Luoyang. It invites you to enjoy its natural beauty and escape from daily life. Primitive ForestBe in the transition area between warm-temperate zone and subtropical zone, this park is covered with forest in 98.5 percent of its ar
  • Yellow River Scenic Area

    Situated northwest of Zhengzhou City, in Henan Province, The Yellow River Scenic Area is so beautiful that attracts many visitors every year. Seeing from a high point in this scenic area, you can see the Yellow River rushing by and demonstrates tremendous force with rolling and falling of the river's torrents. During its thousands of miles of route, the river sometimes reaches wide endless plains
  • Shimei Bay

    You will spend a memorable holiday in Shimei Bay and it will not disappoint you. Among many beach resorts in Hainan Province, Shimei Bay is outstanding one with its picturesque scenery. Situated on the southeast coast of Wanning City, about 160 kilometers (about 100 miles) south of Haikou City, Shimei Bay comprise of two crescent-shaped bays. Owing to the sea and surrounding mountains, Shimei Bay
  • Dongjiao Coconut Plantation

    What kind of the picture in you mind when mentioning about Hainan? I think most of us will draw a picture with a lush image of leafy coconut plantations, blue waters and silver sands springs. Can you imagine how nice it would be bathing in the tropical sea with the juices from sweet coconuts running down your chin? Among them, Dongjiao Coconut Plantation is a wonderful representative, which is kno
  • Badaguan Scenic Area

    Situated in the east of Qingdao city, Shandong Province, Badaguan Scenic Area is a well known distinct sanitarium area in China. There were eight avenues here  that were named after eight famous passes in China, hence its name-Badaguan, which means eight passes. Lush trees growing along each avenue provide an ideal shade in Badaguan Scenic Area. Additionally , there is a delicate array of differ
  • Sanya Bay

    There are many famous and beautiful bays in Hainan China, such as Asian Dragon Bay and Dadonghai. Of course, Sanya Bay is also an ideal place for vacation and leisure in Sanya China. Sanya Bay is lying to the west of Sanya city center and stretches for 20 li (6.2 miles) from Sanya Harbor. In other word, it is convenient to reach from Sanya City. It is Sanyawan Road that leads directly from Sanya
  • Dadonghai

    Situated 3 kilometers (about 1.9 miles) southeast of downtown Sanya, between Mt. Tuziwei and Mt. Luhuitou, Dadonghai is one of the most popular tropical seaside holiday areas in Hainan Island. The shape of the Dadonghai is crescent-shaped, and the beach is 2.3 kilometers in length (about 1.4 miles). Owing to clear blue sea, sunshine, white sand and green trees, they create a beautiful location in
  • Sanyou Cave

    In the sheer cliff at the northern side of Xiling Gorge , one of three gorges, there lies Sanyou Cave, which is that is about 10 kilometers or about 6 miles away from Yichang City. Thus, it offers possibly the best cave scenery in the Three Gorges area. As early as the Tang Dynasty, poets have come here to appreciate the scenery and leave poetic inscriptions. Unfortunately, a lot the inscriptions