10 Famous Places in China with Rising Popularity over the Web
In recent years, with the fast development of internet and social software and apps, some attractions seldom known by outsiders or not that famous before become overwhelmingly popular over the web, either because of their man-made wonders, wonderful performances, natural beauties or treasured historical heritages. This article will introduce 10 most famous places in China over the web. You may pay a visit during your next trip to China.
Great Tang All Day Mall, Xi’an
In Xi’an, Terracotta Army, Xi’an City Wall, Giant Wild Goose Pagoda, Shaanxi History Museum and other attractions are also appealing.
Recommended Tour: One Day Private Xi'an City Tour from $115
Hongya Cave, Chongqing
You may also visit other classical attractions during your stay in Chongqing, including Ci Qi Kou, Dazu Rock Carvings, Yangtze River Three Gorges, and Chaotianmen Dock.
If coming to Beijing, the classical Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Hutongs, etc. cannot be missed, either.
Recommended Tour: One Day Simatai Great Wall Hiking and Gubei Water Town from $136
Zhangjiajie is known for the grotesque peaks. You could also go to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Tianzi Mountain, Yuanjiajie, etc. to see the marvelous peaks. If you are not in a hurry, the Fenghuang Ancient Town by riverside is also worth visiting.
Recommended Tour: Private Zhangjiajie Day Tour with Glass Bridge from $162
Chaka Salt Lake, Qinghai
Other famous sites in Qinghai, including Qinghai Lake, Kumbum Monastery, Dongguan Mosque, and Qinghai Provincial Museum, are also worth a visit.
Yading Nature Reserve, Sichuan
In Sichuan Province, Chengdu Panda Base, Jiuzhai Valley, Leshan Giant Buddha, Mount Emei, Dujiangyan Irrigation System, Mt. Qingcheng and more attractions are also recommended.
Recommended Tour: 8 Days Private Tour to Daocheng & Yading from Chengdu from $1999
Gulangyu Island, Xiamen
A day tour from Xiamen is sufficient to travel around Gulangyu Island. South Putuo Temple, Baicheng Beach, Zengcuoan, Jimei, and Hulishan Fortress... are all best attractions in Xiamen downtown.
Recommended Tour: 3-Day Xiamen Tour with Gulangyu Island from $379
Lijiang Old Town, Yunnan
Apart from Lijiang Old town, Dali Ancient City, Three Pagodas, Erhai Lake, Stone Forest, Dianchi Lake, Lugu Lake, Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Tiger Leaping Gorge, etc. are the famous places to visit in Yunnan.
Recommended Tour: 3 Days Lijiang Old Town Package from $349
Yunnan Tours & Lijiang Tours
Recommended Tour: 4 Days Private Xi'an Tour with Mount Huanshan from $529
Wuzhen Water Town, Hangzhou
As you are in Hangzhou, West Lake, Lingyin Temple, Meijiawu Tea Plantation, etc. are also unmissable attractions.
Recommended Tour: 1 Day Wuzhen Water Town Excursion from Hangzhou from $138