Located in the south-central part of Liaoning Province, Anshan is one of the cities with local legislative power approved by the State Council and is named the "Capital of Steel and Iron." Anshan is one of the birthplaces of mankind in ancient times, with many ancient human sites in the area. Located in the southeastern suburb of Anshan, Qianshan is known as the “first mountain in the Northeast.” In the Xiuliantai Scenic Area in the northern part of Qianshan Mountain, a naturally formed giant Maitreya Buddha sits atop the peak and is a very spectacular sight.
The Qian Mountains face the Bohai Sea on the south and connect to the Changbai Mountains in the north. They are a famous Taoist site. The mountains are named for the thousands of rocky peaks that look like lotus flowers. The many strange rock shapes are a unique sight of nature and create a beautiful setting. The naturally occurring Qianshan Maitreya Buddha is a sight you can’t miss: the string of naturally formed prayer beads around the Buddha’s chest are remarkable.
The Jade Buddha Garden is the core scenic spot of the Jade Buddha Mountain Scenic Spot in the east of Anshan City. The main gate is on the middle road of Qianshan. The mountain gate can also be reached through the 219 Park. The Jade Buddha Garden, which was built in 1996, consists of the Mountain Gate, Temple of Heaven, Bell Tower, Jade Buddha Pavilion and more. It is a well-known Buddhist cultural attraction whose fame comes from the Jade Buddha who worshiped here, making it a good place to pray for blessings.
Yitangquan Happy Water World is located at the crossroad of Nan'anshan Road and Anhai Road in Anshan City’s Suotun Village in Qianshan District. The theme park’s roof is constructed entirely of glass. There are over one hundred species of rare plants imported from Southeast Asia. There are over twenty exciting attractions, such as The Point of Good Hope Wave Pool, Carribbean Waters and Cloud Dragon Enters the Ocean. It is one of the best indoor water parks in Northeastern China.
Tanggangzi Hot Spring is situated in Tanggangzi Town, Qianshan District, Anshan City. It is a well-known hot spring in Northeast China. Emerging from the underground, the thermal water of Tanggangzi Hot Spring is very clear. The resort provides an excellent environment and complete facilities, as well as a buffet offering the perfect combination of meat and vegetables. Tanggangzi Hot Spring Resort is an ideal destination for those seeking romance or varied entertainment.