Anhui Photos

Anhui boasts abundant tourism resources such as the amazing Mount Huangshan, famous for its towering pines, precipitous stones, wonderland cloud-sea and hot springs; Mount Jiuhua, one of the four famous Buddhist Mountains in China. In addition, the well-preserved ancient villages in southern part of the province from the Ming and Qing Dynasties are also must-sees for visitors who are keen to learn more about life during those years. Detailed information about Anhui Travel Guide

Huangshan (67)

This city gains its name from the famous Mt. Huangshan. At the foot of Mt. Huangshan, lies the beautiful mountain town - Tunxi, which is famous for its ancient street. Xidi and Hongcun in Yixian County around Huangshan City are reputed as "A Living Ancient Residential Museum".

Huizhou (27)

Located on the southern tip of province, Huizhou has a rich history. The old streets are lined with the uniquely-designed resident houses, which are thought to be the finest of the ancient Chinese residential houses.

Shexian (8)

Situated at the foot of Mt. Huangshan, Shexian is a renowned historical and cultural city. It is abundant with ancient architectures and cultural relics like the folk residences, memorial temples and memorial arches.

Hefei (229)

Founded as a county in the Qin Dynasty, Hefei has a history of more than 2,200 years. It is the hometown of Bao Zheng, the well-known honest and upright official in the Song Dynasty.

Mt. Jiuhua (28)

Located in the south of Qingyang County, the Mt. Jiuhua is one of the four great sacred mountains of the Buddhism in China. It is also famous for its landscape and temples.