1-Day Revolutionary Trail at Jinggang Mountain

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by Olivia

May 8, 2024 · 1 min read

Jinggangshan 1 Day Itinerary

Embark on a profound 1-day journey to Jinggangshan, a place of great historical significance and natural beauty. Your exploration begins at the heart of Jinggangshan, where you'll spend the day immersed in the lush landscapes that have witnessed pivotal moments in China's revolutionary history. After soaking in the scenic vistas, your next stop is the Sacrifice Site of the Wounded of Xiaojing Red Army Hospital. Here, you'll spend an hour at this poignant memorial hall and cemetery, reflecting on the sacrifices made during a tumultuous time in China's past. This itinerary promises a day filled with contemplation, education, and the serene beauty of Jinggangshan's natural surroundings.

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1 Day in Jinggangshan Itinerary: Day 1

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Jinggang Mountain

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Begin your journey through history at Jinggang Mountain, the cradle of the Chinese revolution. As the first stop in your itinerary, this majestic mountain range is not just a natural wonder but also a symbol of the revolutionary spirit. Spend your day exploring the lush landscapes that once served as a stronghold for the early Communist forces. The serene beauty of Jinggangshan, coupled with its historical significance, offers a unique blend of cultural education and breathtaking scenery, making it an unforgettable experience that encapsulates the essence of your one-day adventure.

Attraction Info

  • Jinggangshan, Ji'an, Jiangxi, China
  • Suggested tour duration: 1-3 days
  • Open from 11/16-02/15,8:00am-4:30pm;Open from 02/16-11/15,8:00am-5:00pm

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Sacrifice Site of the Wounded of Xiaojing Red Army Hospital

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Continue your day of remembrance with a visit to the Sacrifice Site of the Wounded of Xiaojing Red Army Hospital. This poignant memorial hall and cemetery, nestled within the Jingtan Mountain Longtan Scenic Area, serves as a solemn reminder of the sacrifices made during turbulent times. Allocate an hour to pay your respects and immerse yourself in the somber yet inspiring atmosphere of this hallowed ground. The site not only honors the past but also provides a tranquil space for reflection amidst the scenic beauty that surrounds it.

Attraction Info

  • Jingtan Mountain Longtan Scenic Area
  • Suggested tour duration: 1-2 hour

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Jinggang Mountain, with its glorious revolutionary history, splendid natural scenery and red and green colors, is a national 5A-level tourist attraction, a national nature reserve, a national red tourist attraction and a world biosphere reserve. Jinggang Mountain is located in the southwest of Jiangxi Province, in the middle section of the Luoxiao Mountains at the junction of Hunan and Jiangxi Provinces. It was known as "the junction of Chen, Heng, Hunan and Jiangxi, and the belly of the thousand-mile Luoxiao Mountains" in ancient times.

Jinggangshan Scenic Area covers an area of ​​333 square kilometers, with 11 major scenic areas, 76 scenic spots, and more than 460 landscapes. Thousands of peaks compete for beauty, thousands of valleys compete for streams, vast forests, waterfalls and springs, integrating majestic, dangerous, secluded, strange and beautiful into one, with peaks, rocks, waterfalls, caves, hot springs, rare animals and plants, and alpine pastoral scenery. There are not only majestic sea of ​​clouds, wonderful and unique waterfalls, magnificent and brilliant sunrises, the world-famous Ten-mile Rhododendron Corridor, but also the world-renowned Huangyangjie, Maoping Octagonal Building, and the main peak of Jinggangshan, which is the background pattern of the fourth edition of the 100-yuan RMB, but also 7,000 hectares of sub-primitive forests that have been preserved intact at the same latitude in the world, and a piece of evergreen broad-leaved forest praised by the United Nations Environment Organization as the only one in the world.

Jinggangshan has a beautiful environment, gorgeous scenery, and fresh air. The number of negative oxygen ions in each cubic centimeter of air exceeds 80,000, and it is known as a "natural oxygen bar." The forest coverage rate is 86%, and the ecological environment is good. It is an ideal tourist summer resort.

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Huangyang Border, also known as the "Wangyang Border," is in the north of Ciping, where the famous Huangyang Border Defense War took place. Here, there are steep mountains and many old revolutionary sites and historical relics, a must for tourists who visit Jinggangshan. As a scenic spot, the Huangyang Border includes the famous Huangyang Border sentinel, as well as the southern Bamboo Garden, Jinggangshan Mint, Leader Peak, Jingzhu Mountain, and other attractions.
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Jinggang Mountain Revolution Museum
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Jinggang Mountain Revolution Museum is in the middle part of the west slope of Ciping. It was built in 1959 to commemorate Jinggang Mountain, a rural revolutionary base established by the Communist Party of China. It is famous as a patriotic education base. The museum building is simple and solemn, with an obvious nationalist style. All the exhibition halls are divided into 19 areas, such as the Preface Hall, Yellow Ocean Defense War Area, and Red Army Cave.
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Ciping Scenic Area
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Ciping Scenic Area is in the center of the Jinggang Mountain Scenic Area. This small clean town boasts many revolutionary and historical sites for visitors to explore. Ciping is the main place for food, accommodations and sightseeing in the Jinggang Mountains. No matter how you get to the Jinggang Mountains, this has to be your first stop. All the fees for the scenic spots in Ciping are included in the ticket for the Jinggang Mountain Scenic Area. The main focus of this attraction is Chinese revolutionary history.
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Jinggangshan 1 Day Itinerary