The Yellow Mountains

  • Location: Huangshan City, Anhui Province, East China
  • Feature: A World Heritage Site listed by UNESCO. A famous scenic mountain featuring oddly shaped pines, grotesque rocks, sea of clouds and sunrise/sunset.

It is said the Yellow Mountains¬†¬†is the place where the Yellow Emperor, the mythical ancestor of the Chinese, lived, refined precious medicines and became a supernatural being. Outstanding natural beauty is Huangshan’s number one feature. The glow of the sunrise and sunset draws the crowds to popular viewing spots.