Zhangzhou is located in the golden delta area of southern Fujian Province. It is a neighboring city of Xiamen, a city with world cultural heritage sites, a national excellent tourism city, a national civilized city, a national garden city, a national historical and cultural city and a city of hot spring. It is also famous for the original place of overseas Chinese and Taiwan compatriots.
Zhangzhou is endowed with splendid landscape of various features and charming flowers and plants. Zhangzhou has one World Cultural Heritage which includes five scenic sites, one national 5A tourist attraction, twelve national 4A tourist attractions, two national 3A tourist attractions, twenty five star-rated hotels and sixty travel agencies.
Zhangzhou is a land of fantasies. It has the most mysterious World Culture Heritage – Fujian Tulou. More than 2000 castle-like Tulou spread all over Zhangzhou. Among these buildings, Nanjing Tianluoken Tulou Cluster and Hua’an Eryi Tulou are particularly magnificent. Zhangzhou has a 100 square kilometers Coastal Volcano Geopark, which is the vestige of submarine volcanoes that erupted 17 million years ago. Geology sceneries of the park are grand, well preserved, and outstandingly remarkable. It is Zhangzhou that boasts the world’s most magnificent wonder stone –Dongshan Wind Rocking Stone. Sight of this stone is breathtaking, for mere human power is capable of rocking this massive giant of 200 tons. Every year, more than 100 thousands Taiwan compatriots return to Zhangzhou across the strait to honor and pay homage to their ancestors. Nearly half of Taiwan population and a lot of Taiwan statesmen are of Zhangzhou origin.
Zhangzhou is a land of romance with its clear waters, white beaches, and grotesque reefs. Over 200 islets dot along its 715 kilometers coastline, among which Dongshan and Nanding islands are listed in the ten most beautiful islands in China. With vast sea, sand beach, speeding boats, and soaring gulls, Zhangzhou is sure to rouse enthusiasm in erery tourist. As a city of hot spring, Zhangzhou is especially famous for its saltwater hot springs. Immersed in the warm spring water, one will forget all worries and feel calm and peaceful.
Zhangzhou is a land of refreshment. In Zhangzhou, flowers are blooming in all seasons and sweet fragrance of various fruits always lingers around. Over hills and dales, cole flowers, peach or plum flowers, as well as cosmos flowers jostle with each other and display flowery rainbows on earth. Bananas, loquats, pomelos, lychees, plums, bayberries, pineapples, all of these tasty fruits are available in Zhangzhou.
Zhangzhou is a city with mountains, seas and flowers. It is characterized by the grandeur of mountain, the immensity of sea, and gracefulness of flower. Come to Zhangzhou, and enjoy feelings of wonder and surprise you.
Refreshing Fujian and Floral Zhangzhou are embracing you!