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Mount Yuelu, Changsha
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Climb Mount Yuelu to experience its rewarding views and picturesque scenery. Hike one of the mountain's verdant trails, rife with dense vegetation, and enjoy the tranquility of the forest paths. Several mountainside temples, monuments, and pavilions can be visited along the way to discover the cultural heritage of the area. When you complete the steep ascent to the 300 m (984 ft) tall summit, take a moment to soak in unobstructed views of Changsha and its surroundings. To visit Mount Yuelu and other attractions in Changsha, use our Changsha itinerary builder.
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  • If you want to see something else then city, then go there. Easily accessible, you can walk there as one of thousands people, but you can see nature, academy, temple... 
  • Compared with other mounts, Mount Yuelu is not too high. It does not take too much time to get to the mount, just 30 to 40 minutes if you not stop. The last time I went here, I chose to ride the cable...  more »
  • While this is very much up Hill, it is paved and you can pay around 30¥ to take the tour bus. There are some cool old temples you can tour. If you go to the temple at the top you get a cool view of th...  more »