About Liaoyang: Liaoyang is located in the center of Liaoning province between the Eastern Liaoning Mountains and the Liaohe Plain. The city has over 2400 years of history and boasts a large number of historical attractions as well as picturesque scenery. Popular attractions include Baita Park, home to one of the six largest pagodas in China. The city is also famous for Guangyou Temple, which was built in the Eastern Han dynasty and was one of the first temples to be built following the arrival of Buddhism in China. The temple played a major role in the spread of Buddhism in Northeast China. Other major attractions include Liaoyang Museum, Taizi River Scenic Area, Wazi Valley, Tanghe Lake and Longmen Temple.