The Cuihua Mountain National Geopark is located in Xian City, Shaanxi Province of China and is one of the most scenic places in the country. It is such a diverse and large geo-park that is rivals parks both home and abroad. Covering a square mile area of 12.36, this well known site also has a peak of 8,543.31 feet which is a major tourist attraction as well.
The Cuihua Mountain National Geopark used to be known as the Imperial Forest Park or Imperial Garden during the Tang, Qin and Han dynasties. Today the site has developed into one of the most beautiful geo-parks in the world and has a rating of Grade AAAA for its scenic spots. Given its very unusual and unique topography, this park is also often referred to as a natural museum for geography and is thus visited by many geologists. It is the perfect place to learn about the environment, types of landslides and so on.
To make the park much more appealing for visitors, it has been divided into three sections. At the Tianchi Landslide Science and Recreation area you can have a load of fun with “water walking balls”, enjoy the view from a yacht and much more. The Yifangyuan Ecological area is the ideal location for sightseeing and visiting the forest gym section, also known as the Ganqiuchi Forest. One can also check out ancient pathways that were used during the trading period. Make sure to take in the amazing view of the pine trees and so much more when you are here. The district has some other fascinating sites worth seeing too such as ice caves, so make a day out of it and enjoy your China experience.
The Cuihua Mountain National Geopark is a great place to travel to with the family or to explore even by yourself. It offers an enriching experience and you are bound to love your time here. Finding Xian accommodation at well placed service apartments Xian has to offer is an ideal option for travellers looking to set off on excursions. Citadines Xingqing Palace Xi’an is an option worth considering and provides a comfortable and great stay.
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