Xiangyang Attractions

Xushu temple nanzhang

Xushu Temple, Nanzhang – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Xushu Temple (徐庶庙), also known as Shan Gong Temple or Xu Gong Temple, is situated in Nanzhang County, Xiangyang City, the origin of the Three Kingdoms culture, boasting over 2800 years of historical heritage. Designated as one of the first key cultural heritage sites in Hubei Province, it was established in the first year of […]

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Baishui Temple Zaoyang

Baishui Temple, Zaoyang – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Baishui Temple (白水寺), situated atop Lion Mountain in Zaoyang City, Hubei Province, holds a significant historical and cultural legacy. The village of Baizhu at the foot of the mountain is renowned as the hometown of Emperor Guangwu of the Eastern Han Dynasty, Liu Xiu. Originally known as Shanlin Temple, it was renamed Baishui Temple when

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Guangde Temple, Xiangyang

Guangde Temple, Xiangyang – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Guangde Temple (广德寺), originally named Yunju Temple, is a renowned Buddhist temple adjacent to the ancient Longzhong in Hubei Province, China. The temple occupies a rectangular area of approximately 30,000 square meters, surrounded by a stream about 10 meters wide. With its numerous halls, ancient trees, and moss-covered grounds, the temple exudes an atmosphere of

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shuijing village nanzhang

Shuijing Village, Nanzhang – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Shuijing Village (水镜庄), located 500 meters south of Nanzhang County town, is nestled along the banks of the Man River with the Yuxi Mountain as its backdrop. Within the rugged stone cliffs lies a cavern, known in ancient times as the “White Horse Cave,” where legend has it that a white horse frequently entered and

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zhongxuan pavilion, xiangyang

Zhongxuan Pavilion, Xiangyang – History and Location

Zhongxuan Pavilion (仲宣楼), situated atop the southeastern corner of the Xiangyang Ancient City, was erected in commemoration of the poet Wang Can during the late Eastern Han Dynasty and is also known as Wang Can Pavilion. Standing at a height of 17 meters with a total area of 650 square meters, it comprises three main

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Xiangshui river scenic area

Xiangshui River Scenic Area – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

The Xiangshui River Scenic Area (香水河风景区), located in Nanzhang County, Hubei Province, is originally known as Chenjia River and is one of the three main tributaries of the Man River. It comprises the Xiangshui River Gorge, along with the Three Scenery Village and Banruo Temple, covering an area of 110 square kilometers. The area is

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king xiang's mansion

King Xiang’s Mansion (Xiangwang Mansion), Xiangyang – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

King Xiang’s Mansion, also known as Xiangwang Mansion (襄王府), served as the residence of Zhu Zhanshan, the fifth son of Emperor Renzong of the Ming Dynasty. In the first year of the Zhengtong era (1436 AD), the mansion was relocated from Changsha to the southeastern corner of Xiangyang City and rebuilt, covering an area of

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zhaoming tower xiangyang

Zhaoming Tower (Zhaomingtai) – Location and Highlights

Zhaoming Tower, also known as Zhaomingtai (昭明台) stands at the heart of the ancient city of Xiangyang, built in memory of the Southern Dynasty Liang Dynasty’s Crown Prince Xiao Tong, making it an iconic landmark of Xiangyang. Constructed with blue bricks, the tower features a stone archway in the center, measuring 4.5 meters in height

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xiangyang museum

Xiangyang Museum – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Established in 1975, Xiangyang Museum (襄阳博物馆) in Hubei Province relocated to its current site on December 28, 2008, and began offering free admission to the public. Spanning an area of 4,202 square meters, with exhibition halls covering 3,200 square meters, the museum houses a collection of 35,448 items, including 5,235 precious artifacts. On display are

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zhaoming tower xiangyang

Xiangyang Ancient City – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Xiangyang Ancient City (襄阳古城), situated on the southern bank of the Han River in Hubei Province, is renowned for its strategic location with water on three sides and mountains on one, making it easy to defend and difficult to conquer. It stands as one of the most famous ancient city fortification systems in Chinese history

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