(辽宁省鞍山市千山景区 liáo níng shěng ān shān shì qiān shān jǐng qū)
Aerial view of Qianshan Scenic Area [Photo/VCG]
Located in the central region of Liaoning province, Qianshan Scenic Area occupies a total area of 125 square kilometers. It is divided into a sightseeing area and a hot-spring spot. Combining natural scenery with profound history and religious significance, it has been regarded as the most beautiful and divine mountain by Buddhists throughout the ages attracting many visitors.
Qianshan Mountain is also rich in its natural resources, having 872 species in 106 families, including more than 200 medicinal plants, as well as over 60 species of animals.
Scenic Spot Level: AAAAA
Ideal Sightseeing Season: March to May; September to November
Opening Hours: 8:00 -- 16:30
Ticket Price: 80 yuan ($11.52) for peak season; 60 yuan for off season
Address: No 79 Qianshan Dong Road, Anshan, Liaoning province, China
Gegong Pagoda inside Qianshan Scenic Area [Photo/VCG]
Bizarre winding rocks in the scenic area [Photo/VCG]