Zhoukou
Zhoukou
Zhoukou is situated in the east of Henan province. The city has an ancient history and is known as one of the birthplaces of Chinese civilization — many famous historical figures were born here and it is home to numerous historical ruins, including the tomb of the legendary culture hero Fu Xi and the site where the mythological goddess Nüwa is believed to have repaired the heavens. The famous philosopher Laozi was also born here. Other attractions include Taiqing Palace (太清官), Laojuntai (the place was Laozi was immortalized), and Jiubu Well (九步井).
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Taihao Fuxi Temple
4.7/5
608 Reviews
Cemetery
szcsThe mausoleum and temple of Taihao Fuxi, the ancestor of humanities and the head of the Five Emperors, has a long history and is a sacred place for the Han people. There are ceremonial activities on the first and fifteenth day of each month, and grand memorial activities are held every year from the second day of the second month to the third day of the third month of the lunar calendar. It is a sea of people and has created a relevant Guinness World Record.
Hometown of Laotze
4.6/5
84 Reviews
Cultural Experiencial Area
M36***02From Zhoukou Shangshui, we did not take the high speed at 11 o'clock, and arrived for more than 3 hours. There are various snacks on the door. We were first in the Cultural Square and could see the statue from afar. We came closer and saw the first one in the world. Turn around a circle. A word appeared suddenly in our brain. I need tickets to the opposite, it was just in time for the first day, tickets for 10 yuan, although it is afternoon, but still there are a lot of people, overall is very big and clean.
Mingdao Palace
4.4/5
114 Reviews
Taoist Temple
暮相离The famous Laojun Terrace is in Mingdao Palace, and 3 shells are placed on the Laojun Terrace. It is recorded above that on June 1, 1938 (the fourth day of the fifth month of the lunar calendar), the Japanese invaders attacked Luyi County and bombarded Laojuntai. A total of 13 shells were fired, none of which exploded.
Laojuntai
4.7/5
75 Reviews
Historical Site
_We***02Delicious, fun and scenic. Recommended for food: Daji Congee House, the special snacks are moist and fragrant and nourish the stomach. The stir-fried dishes and all kinds of porridge are delicious, especially suitable for dragging the family to meet the taste of the whole family. On the fifteenth day of the first fifteenth day, I went to have incense, the incense of Laojuntai Taishang Laojun and Taiqing Palace Niangniang Temple are very effective! A place with very cultural heritage, there are scenery everywhere in Hanfu! Finally, at sunset, go to the Wohe Wetland Park to make a card to shoot Zhang Changhe sunset! Have a small barbecue by the river! perfect! Not expensive! ! !
Yuanshikai Former Residence
4.1/5
102 Reviews
Historical Architecture
姜如意Located on the outskirts of Xiangcheng city, it was built during the Xianfeng period of the Qing Dynasty. It is a large house with wall and gun towers. Yuan Shikai was born here. It has been restored according to the conditions at that time, and there are many historical exhibitions.
Taiqing Palace
4.2/5
76 Reviews
Taoist Temple
Historical Site
Ince-GaoTaiqing Palace is located in Taiqinggong Town, ten miles east of Luyi County. The old name of Taiqinggong Town is Qurenli, Lixiang. It is the birthplace of Laozi, an outstanding thinker and founder of Taoism in ancient my country. According to historical records, in the eighth year of Yanxi in the Eastern Han Dynasty (165 AD), Emperor Huan’s Liu Zhi sent Zhong Chang Shi Guan Ba to establish it, and it was named Lao Zi Temple. Li Yuan, the founder of the Tang Dynasty, ratified Laozi as the ancestor, and took Laozi Temple as the Taimiao, and built the palace palace. In the thirtieth year of Tang Kaiyuan (742), Xuanzong Li Longji officially changed the "Ziji Palace" to Taiqing Palace and continues to this day. Since the "Jingkang Rebellion", the Taiqing Palace has been repeatedly damaged and repaired several times. The existing buildings were built in the Ming and Qing Dynasties. In 1986, the Taiqing Palace was announced as a key cultural relics protection unit in Henan Province. In 2001, it was announced as a national key cultural relics protection unit by the State Council. It is now a national AAAA-level scenic spot.

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Zhoukou Weather

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Jan 27, 2021 Zhoukou Weather:Sunny, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:89%, Sunrise/Sunset:07:21/17:48
Zhoukou Travel:Use Caution, Umbrella:Not Required, UV Strength:Moderate

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