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Putuo Mountain (Putuoshan), Zhoushan
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Marvel at the 33 m (108 ft) gilded statue of Guanyin Goddess of Mercy and Compassion at Putuo Mountain (Putuoshan), one of the four sacred mountains in Chinese Buddhism. Part of the Zhoushan archipelago, this spectacular island-mountain is arguably the most beautiful of the 400 islands--peaks of a submerged mountain range. Take the ferry from Zhoushan to explore the mountain's three major temples, plus a cable car offering spectacular scenery. Walk along two long sandy beaches, or take a stroll in the woods and observe a 1,000-year-old camphor tree amid magnificent hornbeams. A popular tourist place and pilgrimage spot, the island also has modern facilities. Use our Zhoushan trip generator to arrange your visit to Putuo Mountain (Putuoshan) and other attractions in Zhoushan.
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  • Took a bus from Shanghai South railway station which leaves just about every 40 mins. Bus also leaves from Napu bridge station. bus takes you to bus station on Zhoushan where you get a second bus for ...  more »
  • 去普陀山最好一大早就到朱家尖做轮渡,因为晚了人会非常多.上了普陀山有钱的可以住酒店,实惠点的就住农家乐,不过农家乐的条件不是很好,普陀山上的法雨寺不错,不过我主要是去看海的,生平第一次去看海还有沙滩,感觉真的很棒! 
  • One of the five major buddhist religious mountains for pious pilgrims to visit, very pleasant and spiritual.