Mountain Areas

Central Peak of Huashan Mountain

On August 22, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Nature Scenery, Xi'an, by Jack Li

Central Peak of Huashan Mountain is 2037.8 meters high, located in the middle of East Peak, West Peak and South Peak. Actually, it is a small mountain peak cling to the west of East Peak and was considered as a part of East Peak in ancient times. However, it has been regarded as one of […]

North Peak of Huashan Mountain

On August 22, 2011, in Activities, Mountain Areas, Xi'an, by Jack Li

The North Peak of Huashan is as high as 1614.9 meters, which is one of the main peaks. It is called North Peak because it is in the north of Huashan Mountain. It is steep and cliffy all around and can reach the sky. There is Ruoyun Platform, so it is also called Yuntai Mountain. […]

West Peak of Huashan Mountain

On August 22, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Nature Scenery, Xi'an, by Jack Li

The altitude of West Peak is 2082 meters, being one of the main peaks of Huashan Mountain and got its name from the location. Besides, because the huge rock on West Peak looks like lotus petals, most literators in ancient times called it “Lotus Peak”. West Peak is a complete huge rock made by nature. […]

South Peak of Huashan Mountain

On August 22, 2011, in Activities, Adventure Trip, Mountain Areas, Xi'an, by Jack Li

South Peak, with the height of 2154.9 meters, is the highest peak of Huashan Mountain and the highest peak of the Five Mountains. Ancient people call it “head of Huashan Mountain”. When you reach the top of South Peak, you will feel that you are quite near to the sky and you can even touch […]

East Peak of Huashan Mountain

On August 22, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Nature Scenery, Xi'an, by Jack Li

As one of the main peaks of Huashan Mountain, East Peak is 2096.2 meters. It is named East Peak because it is in the east. There is a platform on the top of the mountain, from where travelers can look down from a height in a broad view. It is the most famous place to […]

Huashan Mountain

On August 22, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Nature Scenery, Xi'an, by Jack Li

Huashan Mountain is a member of the famous Five Mountains, which is 2154.9 meters high. It is in the Huayin city of historical and cultural ancient city, Weinan city, which is 120 kilometers east to Xi’an in Shanxi province, north to the broad and level Weihe Plain and turbulent Yellow River, south to Qinling Mountains. […]

Broken Peaks and Severed Cliffs

On August 19, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Other Places of Interest, Xi'an, by Jack Li

Mount Cuihua and Mount Ganqiu are the most severely damaged mountains in the Mount Cuihua scenic area. Mount Cuihua stands 1,414 metres above sea level and is surrounded by peak remains left after landslides. These remains are of medium sizes with pointed peaks sticking up into the sky, which forms a unique granite peak ridge […]

Mount Cuihua Scenic Region

On August 18, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Waterfalls & Pools, Xi'an, by Jack Li

Mount Cuihua is located 23 kilometers away from the south of Xi An. It is actually the northern branch of the famous Qinling Mountains. The scenic region is known as “Geological Museum of China” and “the most beautiful place in Zhongnan” for its beautiful lakes and hills, and unique landslide landform. It consists of the […]

Snow Mountain

On August 16, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Popular Provinces, Tibet, by Jack Li

Surrounded by beautiful flowers and trees, there are many garden-like quiet villas. As long as you live in a room facing a mountain, every morning when you wake up, you will see the snow mountains, which is a great pleasure. Not far from the bank of the lake, trees are standing upright, swaying and relaxing. […]

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Cangshan Mountain

On August 12, 2011, in Dali, More Cities, Mountain Areas, Yunnan, by Jack Li

Cangshan Mountain also named Diancang Mountain is the main peak of the southern part of Yunling Mountain. It consists of 19 mountains from north to south. East to Erhai Lake, west to Heihui River, north to Deng Mountain of Eryuan and south to Tiansheng Bridge fo Xiaguan, Cangshan Mountain is 50 kilometers long, standing along […]

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