Taizhou is a city in Zhejiang which is best known for Tiantai Mountain. It is a famous historical and cultural city near the sea. It is famous for its magnificent natural scenery and rich cultural landscape. Tiantai Mountain is the birthplace of the Tendai School of Buddhism. It is also one of the holy mountains of the South Sect of Chinese Taoism. The mountain is full of ancient temples and the whole scenery is as enchanting as a fairy tale. Linhai Ancient City already has more than 2,000 years of recorded history. At the mouth of the Ling River, the surprisingly well-preserved Eastern Jin-era-built city walls have spent centuries resisting the fierce forces of ocean and river. They have come to be called the "Great Wall of Southern China"
Shenxianju is located in Baita Town, Xianju County. It contains almost all the essences of Xianju. Every mountain, river, cliff, cave, stone or peak has its own uniqueness, as if they are the bonsai scenery the gods have designed for their own mansion. Shenxianju is one of the classic large-scale volcanic rhyolite landforms in the world. Its landscape is rich and concentrated, with more than 100 scenic spots. The valley of Xiqiao is at the center and the peaks, cliffs, streams and waterfalls are formed around it. There are four large heavenly gates in the east, west, south and north. The heavenly gates are composed of two dangerous peaks that stand opposite each other, as if they are the hosts welcoming their guests.
Taizhou Qiongtai Xiangu Scenic Resort of the Immortals is located 8 kilometers northwest of Tiantai County in Taizhou, Zhejiang. There are beautiful lakes and rivers in addition to gorgeous mountains. Here, you can walk along the precarious Lingyun Plank Road, see the unique formations of the mountain peaks, stroll along the Lingxi, and enjoy the strangely-stacked rocks in the rivers as well as the verdant valleys.
Taizhou Fucheng Cultural Tourism Zone lies near the Jiangnan Great Wall at Linhai. The highlight of the tourist area is the Jiangnan Great Wall. In the mountains there are places of interest such as fortifications, the Chenghuang Temple, Qi Jiguang Memorial, and Puxian Temple. At night, you can climb the Great Wall and take a stroll along the open section by the river, while watching the reflection of the lights on the water, and calling to mind Taizhou's classical charm.
The Tiantai Mountain Scenic Spot is famous for being the cradle of the Tiantai Sect of Chinese Buddhism and also the home of the South Sect of Taoism. It is also the hometown of the Monk, Ji Gong. The Guoqing Temple on the mountain is famous nationwide. The Tiantai Mountain is well-known for its rocks, cliffs, and waterfalls. The masterpiece, Shiliang Waterfall is the most famous and its beautiful scenery has mesmerized many scholars and poets.