Pengzhou is a regional transportation hub located to the north of Chengdu. It is situated in the center of Sichuan’s Chengdu-Deyang-Mianyang economic belt. The area is an important part of the Longshan Giant Panda National Forest Park. Major attractions include Danjing Mountain, Gexian Mountain, Yinguang Valley, Bailu Town and Longxing Temple.
Bailu Town is located on the northwestern part of the Chengdu Plain. It is a small town completely suffused with European style and architecture. There is a veritable array of French buildings and churches. It is an excellent place to experience exotic foreign customs. In 1860, the French missionary Annet-Théophile Pinchon brought Catholicism to Bailu Town when he chose it as the site to build a seminary. Bailu Town is a quaint village surrounded by mountains. Visitors are free to stroll along the streets, find a small café and enjoy a cup of coffee. Visitors can go to the town’s church and experience the religious atmosphere found in the cathedrals of Europe.
Located in the Longmen Mountain Scenic Area of Pengzhou City, Danjing Mountain is a frontier scenic spot of Longmen Mountain. It is famous for its peony culture, Buddhism and Taoism culture. Here is the birthplace of China Tianpeng Peony. Visitors here are generally hiking up the mountain. The trees are green, the air is fresh, and the birds are fragrant. You can relax and exercise.
In Dabao Township, in the northwest corner of Pengzhou, you will find Jiufengshan Scenic Spot. If you have good weather conditions you will be able to get a treat. You will be able to see the sunrise, Cloud Sea and Buddha. You will be able to take in the falling clouds on a cloudy day. As your climbing Jiufeng Mountain, the scenes that you experience will change according the how high up you are. You will be able to camp on the summit of mountain if you make it up there. If you make it up there, you will enjoy the night sky as well as the unbelievable morning sunrise. This is a good place for hiking and climbing adventures.
The Sun Bay Scenic Area is located in the northwest of Chengdu and is located in the National Nature Reserve. The vegetation here is complete, the air is fresh and cool, and the biodiversity is rich. The Sun Bay Scenic Area has become a natural tourist attraction with its unique topography, rich flora and fauna resources, peculiar skyscape and heavy ancient culture.