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Jining
Jining
Located in the southwestern part of Shandong Province, Jining is the “hometown of Confucius and Mencius” and has a long history. Jining has many places of interest and is one of the birthplaces of Confucian culture. Confucius Temple and Confucius' Mansion are both very large in size and hold many cultural relics. They form part of the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Han Dynasty monuments in Jining are large in quantity and famous for their high value. In addition, there are attractions such as Taibailou, Shengyuan Building, Iron Pagoda Temple and Dongda Temple, all contributing to the fascinating historical and cultural atmosphere.
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Things To Do in Jining

Qufu’s Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and Kong Family Mansion
4.5/5
8,543 Reviews
Temple
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site    
Famous Residences
The Temple of Confucius, Kong Family Mansion, and Cemetery of Confucius represent holy land memorialized throughout the history of China. The Temple of Confucius was built from the remains of Confucius's old residence and is a famous place for making offerings to the scholar. The scale of the Kong Family Mansion is second in China only to the Forbidden City, and it served for hundreds of years as the long-term residence of Confucius’s descendants. The Cemetery of Confucius is the burial site of Confucius and his descendants.
Temple of Confucius
4.5/5
2,730 Reviews
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site    
Temple
The Temple of Confucius was converted from his residence and is famous in China as a place to make offerings to the scholar. The temple is enormous, covering nine courtyards. The majestic complex includes over one hundred structures lined up facing each other along the central pathway. Today, offerings to Confucius are still continuously being made here, and scheduled major music and dance events draw many people who dress in traditional Chinese dress and come to worship Confucius.
Shuibo Liangshan Scenic Area
4.3/5
972 Reviews
Cultural Experiencial Area
Shuibo Liangshan Scenic Area is situated in Liangshan County, Shandong Province. The famous Chinese novel Water Margin was set here. Visitors can explore a number of buildings and scenes featured in the novel and watch traditional performances.
Kong Family Mansion
4.5/5
1,382 Reviews
Historical Architecture
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site    
The Kong Family Mansion lies to the east of the Temple of Confucius. It was the historical residence of the direct descendants of Confucius and is a typical example of architecture from Chinese feudal society. The building contains official spaces and residential quarters. The enormous mansion has nine courtyards and over 400 rooms. There are a large number of historical relics on display.
Baoxiang Temple
4.6/5
483 Reviews
Temple
Baoxiang Temple is a famous royal temple with a history dating back more than a thousand years. Once known as Zhaokong Temple, it was renamed Baoxiang Temple during the Northern Song Dynasty. During repairs of the Qitaiziling (Prince of Peace) Pagoda, more than one hundred sacred Buddhist objects and relics were unearthed. These artifacts have now become famous both inside and outside of China. A tooth from Buddha has been featured for many years now in the annual Buddha Light Festival, a local folk custom event that takes place at the Qitaiziling Pagoda. In 2009, Baoxiang Temple was rated as a national AAAA-level tourist attraction.
Weishan Lake National Wetland Scenic Area
4.3/5
296 Reviews
Weishan Lake National Wetland Park is in the south of Weishan County, Shandong Province, with Weishan Lake wetland and lake ecosystems being the main sights. The park abounds with original flora and fauna, including Xinxuehe Natural Wetland, a Birdwatching Oasis, Natural Reeds and other attractions. Enjoy the beauty of Weishan Lake and eat authentic fisher's food.

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Jining Weather

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Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for Jining
Nov 26, 2020 Jining Weather:Hazy, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:72%, Sunrise/Sunset:07:00/17:02
Jining Travel:Suitable, Umbrella:Not Required, UV Strength:Very Low
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