China is a country well known for having beautiful spots to visit and look at. There are also unique products, restaurants and dishes that will make you hurry there. Let us look on best tourist attraction sites of this country.
List of Top 10 Best Tourist Attractions In China in 2017
10. Skyline of Pudong
For tourists who desire visiting this place are recommended to use faster services such as ferries, magnetic elevated trains, buses and efficient taxis. Pudong is a district located in Shanghai which is mostly known by many people as a tourist attraction. This place is giving China a lot of Foreign Cash due to its great towers that attract many tourists. Some of these towers include Shanghai Tower, Jin Mao Tower and another popular one called Oriental Perl Tower. Oriental is the main attraction tower of China and its 468 meters high. It can be seen from a far but getting near is more interesting.
9. Yellow Mountains
This is another tourist attraction site in China. Yellow Mountains are naturally beautiful and located in Anhui Province, eastern part of China. These mountains have a height of approximately 6115 feet. They are not only mountains but contain more features like pine Trees, winter Snowscapes, oddly shaped rocks and hot springs. Many tourists from all corners of this universe make their way here to view yellow natural raised lands that have 140 different sections.
Besides watching world’s wonders, they pose for several snapshots for record keeping.
8. Jiuzhaigou Valley
Jiuzhaigou is a famous natural reserve and park located in a place known as Sichuan, in China. This place is much popular for having natural features like attractive multi leveled waterfalls, colored lakes and most of all snow covered peaks of mountains. Animals like Monkeys, lions and elephants make this park to be more interesting for visiting. No wonder it has been receiving so thousands of visitors weekly. There are more than 100 green and blue colored lakes in this park. They form waterfalls at end of tunnel. Due to many natural features, there is change of altitude observed.
7. Li River Cruise
Li River Cruise is a famous and beautiful river that flows from Guangxi Zhuang regions of China. It travels for more than 83 kilometers. From this particular point, tourist are able to see rolling Hills, attractive landscapes, caves, forest from both sides and steep cliffs. There is also various numbers of villages that have lasted for more than 500 years and located at banks of Li River. Tourists enjoy seeing that. This place is good looking. Li River Cruise is very wide such that it can allow boats to sail around.
6. Victoria Harbor
In world history Victoria Harbor third largest in the world. It is located between Kowloon Peninsula and Hong Kong Island. For Hong Kong City, this is a major tourist attraction for variety of Panorama views. At night, lights in Victoria feature more than 30 Skyscrapers that is a good thing to see and experience beauty of nature. As a result, this place was listed as world’s largest and permanent sound show and light. This information was entered in Guinness book of records. Symphony of lights in Victoria harbor is well featured at night. Several activities like Fireworks holding have been taking place here. This is one ammongst the Top 10 Best Tourist Attractions In China 2017.
5. Temple of heaven
It is located in Beijing. China declares this place to be Holy among others. Temple of Heaven has an Architectural Design that captures attention of many people from in and outside country. This temple is a religious history of Beijing. When looking at it, there is always a reflection between sky and earth. History of this area suggests that circular walls represent heaven and rectangular ones represent earth. Yongle is believed to have built this temple between 1406 to 1420 with an aim of worshipping heaven and getting good harvest for that particular year.
4. Mogao Caves
They are also called caves of thousand Buddhas and are located in Dun Huang in Western part of China. Total number of Mogao caves adds up to 600. Out of the 600, 30 caves are opened for public viewing while other are purely enclosed. They have been in existence for more than 1000 years now. Chinese people say that they discovered a printing technology for clothes from this caves. I wonder how they learnt that but all in all this Mogao will capture your attention by just looking at a picture of it.
3. Terracotta army
In history of Archaeology, Terracotta army was discovered of most significant. It represents of clay soldiers that are buried with Mausoleum of first emperor of China Kingdom. This construction took place nearly 246 BC and was built by an emperor of China at age of 13 year. Total number of clay soldiers adds up to 8000 with 130 chariots and 520 horses. Archaeologists discovered formation of clay Dancers, acrobats and musicians from an adjacent pit called Qin Shi Huang. Chinese government decided to make this site a historical museum for a period of one year with more foreign and local tourists visiting there.
2. Forbidden City
Forbidden City lands in position two among other beautiful tourist attraction in China. This is the largest palace to have been existed in history of earth. Entire complex covers 183 acres with more than 900 builds. Rooms in this building add up to 8707 in total. Construction of this city was done by emperor Zhu Di in 1407 and took 14 good years to complete it. Since that time to date, tourists have been flocking in this area to see world wonders.
1. Great wall of China
Great Wall of China makes to be best tourist attraction in history of China. It is a recognizable landmark with longest man made structure and makes to one of seven wonders of this world. Other features that were built in this place include stairways, bridges, Battlements and guard towers. They are both beautiful to look at. Most visited part of this wall is Badaling and was built in 1504 by Ming Dynasty and got restored in 1957.
Those are the best tourist attraction in China 2017.