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Laoshan Scenic Area, Qingdao

Categories: Forests, Historic Walking Areas, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
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4.2/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web
Laoshan Scenic Area encompasses a majestic granite mountain and picturesque coastal landscape. Regarded as the cradle of Taoism, Mount Lao reaches the height of 1,123 m (3,718 ft) and shelters a wide array of animal and plant life. Rich in culture, the area contains numerous religious institutions, palaces, temples, and nunneries. You can explore the scattered sights by three separate routes--southern, central, and eastern--leading to various natural and historic points of interest. During your treks, carry extra water and comfortable walking shoes. Work out when and for how long to visit Laoshan Scenic Area and other Qingdao attractions using our handy Qingdao trip itinerary maker.
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  • Don't ever visit on a Chinese Public Holiday! Also, make certain to check which area you want to go to before departing as there are numerous ways of getting to each area faster. We spent 3hours just ...  read more »
  • Been there a few times, rebuilt temples, steps instead of trails, constant pollution. Mountains would have been beautiful 80 years ago. Culturally important to Taoism. 
  • Nice place to go for an afternoon. Very popular for Chinese tourists.. I was missing the "real" nature.. everything was paved.. everywhere they take admission... but normal in China... 
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