Lianyungang is located on the coast of the East China Sea. Here there are no particularly beautiful mountain ranges or deep blue ocean waters. However, as for the people living in the Jianghuai Plains of Jiangsu, Yunu Peak in the steep Huaguo Mountains is well worth a memorable visit. Yuntai Mountain on the sea can also be said to be a beautiful place. The sea here is relatively clean here for Jiangsu Province and there is an abundance of delicious seafood. It is a good option to travel to around summertime and to play in the water.
Mount Huaguo is the source of "Journey to the West", one of the four Chinese literary classics, and is known as "the hometown of the Monkey King". It has tremendous value for viewing, sightseeing and historical research. The natural landscape of the Mountain of Flowers and Fruit offers a magnificent spectacle full of mountains and waters and corresponding views of imposing heights and vast openness. If you mount the Yunufeng peak, you can see a beautiful sea of clouds. The exposed peaks look like a Paradise Island in the sea. The scenery makes you feel even more entranced and intoxicated.
Lian Island is located in the north of Lianyungang, surrounded by seas with birds chirping in the air. The famous local scenic spot, the Lian Island beach, is a natural beach of high-quality. You are welcome to spend some quality time on the beach. The forest coverage of the mountainous Lian Island is 80%, which makes it look like a beautiful screen on the sea. There are many attractions that make Lian Island a great summer resort including the No.1 huge dike in China and the time-honored boundary stone carving that tells the civilization of the Han Dynasty.
Yuntai Mountain is situated near Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province. At 605.4 meters, it is the second highest peak in Jiangsu. The main attractions in the scenic area are the Wanshou Valley Pristine Flower Meadows, Zhuhai Immortal Realm Wudao Temple, and Faqi Temple in the Han dynasty monastery. Compared with mountains in the interior, Yuntai Sea Mountain's uniqueness lies in its views of the Yellow sea from the mountain walkway.
Yuwan Scenic Area is located in the southeast of Yuntai Mountain where Huaguo Mountain is located. It is made up of waterfalls, cliffs and rock formations. The Hidden Dragon Cave in the middle of the mountain is an authentic water curtain cave. The cave can accommodate more than 20 people. When you stand close to the “Rainbow view platform” near the cave entrance and look out, you can see the huge rainbow reflection projected by the old Longtan Waterfall. The scene is absolutely spectacular.