Guilin - trunk mountain
Guangxi Province

The trunk mountain calls Xiangshan, located at the Lijiang River and the peach Huajiang afflux place, the elevation 200 meters, is higher than the surface of the river 50 meters, the length 108 meters, the width 100 meters, the mountain massif occupies a land area of 13,000 square meters. Before 360,000,000 sea-bottom deposit's pure lime crag constitution, the hill shape resembles one greatly to elongate nose Linjiang to draw water likely, therefore acquires fame. Qing Dynasty ministry of public works doctor of Chinese medicine Shu Shu in "Xiangshan Recorded" said: “Yuexi wonderfully by mountain, mountain of the Yuexi wonderfully by stone, but provincial capital relative Xiangshan, then its wonderful extremely.”Xiangshan's mystery, first is the relationship of form and spirit finishes resembles, next is accomplishes between the nose leg one round near the water bright moon, the constitution “the Xiangshan moon reflection in the water” the marvelous sight. trunk Shan Suyi the Yuexi wonderful mountain is famous, but the scenery grotto outside, the topic engraves are many and is precious, since time immemorial military commander strategy fort. 

Copyright: Jacky Cheng
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 5678x2839
Taken: 19/11/2007
Uploaded: 09/02/2009
Updated: 28/02/2015


Tags: guilin; guangxi; china; lijiang river; like; mountain
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