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Danyang

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About Danyang

Danyang is located in the south of Jiangsu province near Taihu Lake. The city has 6000 years of history and is home to a large number of historical relics. Historical attractions include the late Ming dynasty Wanshan Pagoda, which is surrounded by beautiful gardens and pavilions, and a Song dynasty well, both of which have been listed as protected sites by the local government.

Popular Attractions in Danyang

Wanshan Park
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City Park
The main attraction in Wanshan Park is the Wanshan Pagoda, which is built of brick and wood. It is an ancient cultural monument that has a long history. In addition, there are several scenic spots, such as Wanshan City Gate, Futu Shengjing and Yufang Lianyi, which are built in an ancient architectural style. Wanshan City Gate is very classical in style. Futu Shengjing is built in the Ming Dynasty style, with structures like pavilions, twisted covered walkways and more. Yufang Lianyi is a complex of tea houses, with a stone boat and long covered pavilion near the water.
Jizi Temple
4.3/5
54 Reviews
Temple
Jizi, or Jizha, was the fourth son of Shoumeng, the king of the state of Wu in the Spring and Autumn Period. Jizha was not only of noble character, but also a visionary politician and diplomat. Jizi Temple was built as a place for later generations to offer sacrifices to him. There are many places of interest within the temple, such as a stone cross, xiaoshui stones, and Jihe Bridge. One spectacular sight which the temple is famous for is its bubbling water wells. The bubbling water wells of Jizi temple are mainly distributed in the well pond in front of the temple. After famous names from past dynasties, such as Li Bai, Sa Dula, and Shen Deqian, came to visit the temple's wells, they were inspired to leave behind immortal poetry.
Jiuli Scenic Area
4.3/5
22 Reviews
Cultural Experiencial Area
Jiuli Scenic Area is a temple complex scenic area with Wu culture as its background and the Jizi Temple as its core. There are many ancient buildings within the scenic area, with well preserved historical sites. Together with the beautiful natural environment surrounding it, it's a scenic tourist area that integrates tourism, leisure and the ancient Wu cultural experience. The scenic area features Jizi Temple, including the Great Hall, the Yinyang Temple and the Shenxian Gallery as well as Guanyin grounds and the famous Xiaoshui Stone. Additionally, there are many stone monuments in the scenic area, which are very much worth taking in.

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21 Sep, 2020
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22 Sep, 2020
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23 Sep, 2020
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