China has many tourist attractions thanks to its vast territory, beautiful
landscapes, long history, and splendid culture. There are 99 state-class
historical and cultural cities, 750 key units of cultural relics under
the state protection, and 119 major scenic spots, 23 of which are listed
as World Natural and Cultural Heritages.
The long history and brilliant culture of China can be retraced in the
ancient ruins and relics. Beijing, Xi'an, Nanjing, Luoyang, Kaifeng, Hangzhou,
and Anyang are the seven ancient capitals, and people can follow the traces
of Confucius, Qin Shihuang, and Genghis Khan to admire the extensive and
profound Chinese culture.
China has long been known for its beautiful landscapes. Some of the most
famous are the Lijiang River in Guilin, the Five Mountains, the Three
Gorges along the Yangtze River, and the water
scenes in southern China. Other noted tourist attractions include Mount
Huangshan in Anhui Province, Mount Emei in Sichuan Province, the Huangguoshu
Waterfall and Limestone Caves in Guizhou Province, the Stone Forest in
Yunnan Province, the grasslands in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region,
and the rimy trees in Jilin Province in winter.
China's folklore is especially attractive. There are more than 40 yearly
festivals. And every ethnic minority group has its own festivals. China
is also famous for its special arts such as Peking Opera, acrobatics,
songs and dances, and calligraphy and painting.
With a long coastline, China's many fine ports and coastal areas are
choice destinations for vacationers. China has established a number of
national holiday resorts, thus offering
more choices for vacationers.
China has seen a rapid development in tourism and a great improvement
in tourist facilities such as accommodations, food, shopping, and recreation.
You will enjoy the best service during your stay in China.