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About Taian

Tai’an (泰安) is located in central Shandong Province, east of the Yellow River. The name “Tai’an” comes from “guotai and min’an,” which means “peace to the nation and security for the people.” Mount Tai, situated within Tai’an City, ranks as a top national scenic area and is regarded as the most important of China's Five Great Mountains and the “Greatest Mountain Under Heaven.” It is a natural and cultural World Heritage Site. Most of the city lies in the southern foothills of Mount Tai. Together, the city and mountain enjoy great renown in Chinese history and culture.

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Mount Tai Scenic Area
4.7/5
15,807 Reviews
Mountain
Crowned as "The King of the Five Sacred Mountains", Mount Tai has been one of China's most famous mountain peaks since ancient times. A large and impressive rock mass covering 25,000 ha and rising to 1,545 m above the surrounding plateau, Mount Taishan is considered one of the most beautiful scenic spots in China and was an important cradle of oriental East Asian culture since the earliest times. The mountain was an important object of the cult worship of mountains even before 219 BCE, when the Qin Emperor paid tribute to the mountain to inform the gods of his success in unifying all of China. Watching the sunrise and catching the spectacular sea of clouds are common activities that visitors engage in. You are also encouraged to explore the ancient sites, engravings, and religious temples to understand the role of Mount Tai in China's long history.
Tai’an Fantawild Adventure
4.6/5
2,185 Reviews
Amusement Park
Tai’an Fantawild Adventure is located on Mingtang Road in the New Eastern District of Taishan in the City of Tai’an. The park is a high-tech sci-fi theme park with a number of themed areas, including Dino Crisis, Sky Sailor, Strange Tales from a Lonely Studio, Future Police, and Spark of Life. The park has themed areas, amusements, and recreational and scenic sites that use technology to showcase the brilliance of Chinese culture.
Tai'an Underground Dragon Palace (Formerly Taishan Rift Valley)
4.4/5
2,824 Reviews
Geological Sites
Tai'an Underground Dragon Palace (Formerly Taishan Rift Valley) is located at the foot of Mt. Tai in Wenshui County. The Tai'an Underground Dragon Palace lies at the fault zone of Mt. Tai and Mt, Lu. Come here to witness the wonders of nature! Inside the cave, there are living stones, stalagmite,s stalactites and stone waterfalls everywhere, creating a beautiful, unique piece of scenery. The abundant groundwater flows through the cave, creating these exciting features.
Dai Temple
4.6/5
2,106 Reviews
Taoist Temple
A famous Taoist holy site, Dai temple is located in Tai'an City, south of Mt. Taishan. It was built in the Qin and Han Dynasties and was a place where emperors worshiped the Taishan Gods and held sacrifices. Along with the Forbidden City in Beijing, the Temple of Confucius, and the Chengde Mountain Resort, Dai Temple makes up one of China's four most famous ancient architectural complexes. These majestic palaces are well-preserved with huge frescoes and ancient inscriptions from the Song Dynasty.

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Tai'an in Shandong has a world-famous Mount Tai, the first of the Five Sacred Mountains. It has a strong cultural heritage because of the emperors coming to seal the Zen. Mount Tai is the earliest world natural heritage and cultural heritage in China. It was included in the world in 1987 and Taishan, as well as the temple at the foot of Mount Tai. The Temple is the place where the emperors held the Zen Ceremony and worshipped the Taishan God. It was built in the Han Dynasty and has a history of more than 2,000 years. The Temple is also one of the largest ancient architectural complexes in the country, with the Beijing Forbidden City, Qufu Sankong, and the Chengba Temple of Chengde Mountain Resort. It is also known as the four ancient buildings in China. From the red gate of Taishan, it has been the temple of the temple. The temples have been expanded to different degrees in the dynasties. The area covers nearly 100,000 square meters. The building adopts the style of Miyagi, 1,500 meters a week, with walls and gates. The old trees in the park are towering. Taishan is famous for its stone carvings. There are thousands of stone carvings of various types on the mountain, which is the crown of the famous mountains. The temple in the foothills is famous for its many stone monuments. The temple is the third largest stone forest in the country after Xi'an and Qufu. It has been preserved since the Qin and Han Dynasties. The main building of the Temple is built in the Song Dynasty. It was built by Song Zhenzong and built with the highest specifications of ancient Chinese architecture. It is one of the three palace-style buildings in ancient China. The Temple of Heaven is dedicated to the Emperor Dongyue, also known as the Taishan God.
Posted: 21 Dec, 2018
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