It is always advisable to plan your journey to the destinations where you can Travel the world for less and save big. China vacations can be a good option for people who want to visit a Far East destination, which is similar to other Asian countries yet unique. No doubt, China is home to some of the renowned ski resorts where tourists can pursue winter sports. But there are many amazing destinations where you can enjoy a memorable winter vacations soaking up the sun.
Located in Wutai County in Xinzhou Region, northeast of Shanxi province, Wutai Mountain is a colorful and notable tourist resort in China. It is as famous as the Mt. Emei in Sichuan, Mt. Putuo in Zhejiang and Mt.Jiuhua in Anhui province, all of which are renowned as the four sacred Buddhist Mountains. Wutai is the home of the Bodhisattva of wisdom, Manjusri or Wenshu in Chinese.
Around 15 km in length, the Tiger Leaping Gorge is located 105 km from the Lijiang City. The river passes between the Jade Dragon Mountain and Haba Snow Mountain. The gorge got its name from a large rock that is positioned in the middle of the narrowest section of the river. Legend says that in order to escape from the hunter, a tiger used this rock as its stepping stone so it can leap across the river from Jade Dragon Mountain to the Haba Snow Mountain.
Yuanyang terraced fields are a miracle on the world, and have been the masterpiece of the ingenuity of Hani people for generations in Yunnan. You have no idea how amazing it is that people in Yuanyang have created this spectacular and perfect land art of vast terraced fields until you really reach Yuanyang County.
Shangri-La, a land of idyllic beauty, is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Yunnan. It is located at point where Tibet, Sichuan and Yunnan all meet. It first appeared in British novelist James Hilton's Lost Horizon in 1939. In Tibetan, Shangri-La means "sun and moon in heart", an ideal home only found in heaven. In Shangri-La, the lofty and continuous snowy mountains, endless grasslands, steep and grand gorges, azure lakes and the bucolic villages always leaves a deep impression on people who's been there.
The Wuyi Mountain Scenic Area lies to the south of Wuyi City, Fujian province. Wuyi City is the only city named after a mountain—Wuyi Mountain. Wuyi Mountain is famous for its natural conservation of a large number of ancient plant species, wild animals and reptiles, many of which are peculiar to China. Its tranquil beauty and intact environment offer a refuge to the primitive forest, so Mount Wuyi is called the “Natural Arboretum” The best season to visit Wuyi Mountain is summer. Though the temperature is high in summer, it is the time when the all plants are of exuberance and the beauty of Mount Wuyi is of its most distinguishing features. The hottest month in Wuyi City is July. If you choose to visit the Mount Wuyi, you’d better stay in the hotel for a good rest from 12:00 to 15:00 in the afternoon, for it is too hot outside. You can go sightseeing after 15:00, when you can also enjoy the beauty of Wuyi Mountain.