Anshun attractions

water curtain cave in huangguoshu waterfalls

Water Curtain Cave in Huangshuoshu Waterfalls

The Water Curtain Cave (水帘洞) is situated at an elevation of 40 to 47 meters behind the Huangguoshu Waterfalls in Anshun, spanning a total length of 134 meters. It stands out as the only natural water curtain cave in the world that penetrates through the waterfall body. This remarkable cave features six cave windows, five […]

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Guanling Fossil National Geopark

Guanling Fossil National Geopark – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Guanling Fossil National Geopark (关岭化石群国家地质公园) harbors a treasure trove of ancient biological fossils dating back approximately 220 million years to a bay environment of the Triassic period. Situated in China, this park stands out as a remarkable repository of rare Triassic-era biological fossils, showcasing an array of marine reptiles such as ichthyosaurs, plesiosaurs, sauropterygians, and

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Yelang cave, Zhenning

Yelang Cave, Zhenning – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Nestled within the boundaries of Zhenning County in Anshun City, Yelang Cave (夜郎洞) stands as a testament to the awe-inspiring wonders of karst topography, forming a part of the world’s most concentrated karst cave systems. Legend whispers tales of its erstwhile glory, once serving as the summer palace of the ancient kings of Yelang over

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shenlong cave in huangguoshu

Shenlong Cave, Huangguoshu – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Shenlong Cave (神龙洞), situated at the heart of the Huangguoshu Scenic Area, boasts a discovered area of approximately 380,000 square meters, with a total length of 4,640 meters and an average height of 21 meters. Currently, 1,600 meters of pathways are open to visitors, allowing for a tour lasting about 70 minutes. It is renowned

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huangguoshu waterfalls guizhou

Huangguoshu Waterfalls, Guizhou – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Huangguoshu Waterfalls (黄果树瀑布) derive their name from the abundance of “Huangguo Trees” in the region. The centerpiece of the area is the Huangguoshu Great Waterfall, standing 77.8 meters tall and spanning 101 meters wide. Surrounding this iconic waterfall are 18 others, each with its own unique style, collectively forming a vast “family” of waterfalls. The

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grand canyon of huajiang river

Grand Canyon of Huajiang River – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

The Grand Canyon of Huajiang River (花江大峡谷), located in Guanling County, Guizhou Province, spans approximately 1,000 meters in depth, 80 kilometers in length, and 3 kilometers in width, covering a total area of around 300 square kilometers. As the longest canyon in China, it features winding peaks on both sides, resembling intertwined teeth, with dense

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Dishuitan Waterfall – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Dishuitan Waterfall (滴水滩瀑布), located 6 kilometers west of Huangguoshu Waterfall, stands as a majestic natural wonder towering at a total height of 410 meters, six times the height of Huangguoshu. The lowest tier descends a staggering 130 meters, exuding an aura of grandeur and power. From the vantage point atop Dapo Peak, the entire cascade

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anshun confucius temple

Anshun Confucius Temple – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

The Anshun Confucius Temple (安顺文庙), located in Anshun City, Guizhou Province, China, dates back to the early years of the Ming Dynasty, around 1368 AD, during the reign of Emperor Hongwu. It was destroyed by warfare in the second year of the Tianqi era (1622) and subsequently rebuilt in the following year. Over the years,

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getu river scenic area

Getu River National Park, Guizhou – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Getu River National Park (格凸河国家公园), spanning 18.6 square kilometers, embodies the essence of karst landscapes, combining rocks, mountains, water, caves, stones, and forests. It’s a rare gem of natural beauty, designated as a dual National Heritage Site for its natural and cultural significance. In 2006, it was recognized as one of the most beautiful places

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Yunfeng Tunpu (Ancient Castle) – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Yunfeng Tunpu (云峰屯堡), also known as Yunfeng Ancient Castle, is located in Anshun City, Guizhou Province, China. Comprising eight fortified villages including Yunshan Tun, Benzhai, Leitun, and Xiaoshanzhai, it served as the core area for the Ming Dynasty’s southern expedition forces. Nestled amidst lush greenery and rolling hills covering an area of 11 square kilometers,

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