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Ankang

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About Ankang

Ankang is located in the southeast of Shaanxi Province. It is known for its biodiversity and wide range of Chinese medicinal herbs. The area also has a rich history and is home over 650 historical sites including ruins, temples, stone inscriptions and cultural relics. There are also Taoist and Buddhist temples, mosques, churches and an ancient tomb from the Southern Song dynasty.

Popular Attractions in Ankang

Yinghu Lake
4/5
742 Reviews
Lake
Located at the foot of Tianzhu Mountain to the southwest of Ankang City, Yinghu Lake is a large freshwater artificial lake in the northwestern region formed upon completion of Ankang Hydroelectric Station. The lake is surrounded by hills with gentle slopes covered in dense vegetation. It is a great place to stay cool in summer. As it is wide and clean, a variety of activities, such as rowing boats, speedboating and fishing, are available. There are several restaurants in the scenic area where you can taste fresh fish, such as silverfish and mandarin fish from Yinghu Lake.
Zhongba Canyon
4.4/5
285 Reviews
Canyon
The full length of Zhongba Canyon is over 10 kilometers. It consists of the Grand Canyon, the Small Canyon, Niuxin Gorge, the Dragon Cave and Huang Village Dam Garden, along with over one hundred tourist pots. Zhongba Canyon is narrow, long, beautiful, peculiar, clean, bright, wild, fantastic, steep and tranquil. Visitors can see a thin strip of the sky from the canyon. The widest area is only 10 meters. It twists around like a snake. The vertical height of the rock on both sides is over 1,000 meters. With dense forest, visitors can not see the sky in many places when they look up.
Nangongshan National Forest Park
4.4/5
260 Reviews
Mountain
Forest
Nangongshan National Forest Park is in the east of Langao County, Ankang City. It consists of Erlangping, Jinding, Huoshanshi, Gaoshanli and Lotus Fort. The park is famous for the body of Great Master Hongyi, bleed-out of Paleozoic volcano eruptions, the historical site of the Quaternary glacier and the primitive secondary forest. It is an ideal tourist destination for sightseeing, vacations and getting away from the summer heat around Shaanxi, Sichuan, Hubei and Chongqing.
Yanxiang Cave
4.4/5
213 Reviews
Cave
Yanxiang Cave has a length of 16 kilometers. It has a time-honored history of 500 million years. There is a parlor and a hall in the cave which can hold up to 1,000 people. There are stalactites and stalagmites in various shapes in the cave, and dozens of independent tourist spots, including "Loess Plateau," "Flower of Spring," "Fruit of Autumn," "White and Long Cedar," "Colorful Waterfalls," and "Custom of Nine Villages." There are caves among caves, grottoes among grottoes, constituting a beautiful stone palace and stone hall.

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Ankang Weather

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Today
Sep 27, 2020
18 °
Overcast
18-24
Tomorrow
Sep 28, 2020
18°
Light rain
18-23
Tuesday
Sep 29, 2020
18°
Light rain
18-26
Wednesday
Sep 30, 2020
18°
Overcast
18-23
Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for Ankang
Sep 27, 2020 Ankang Weather:Overcast, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:63%, Sunrise/Sunset:06:35/18:34
Ankang Travel:Suitable, Umbrella:Not Required, UV Strength:Very Low

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