Wuyishan Overview

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Wuyishan City (Chinese: 武夷山市; pinyin: Wǔyíshān Shì) is a county-level city in the municipal region of Nanping, in the northwest of Fujian province, People’s Republic of China, bordering Jiangxi province to the northwest. It corresponds to the former Chong’an County.

A local subsection of the Wuyishan Mountain range, which forms the entirety of the geological and political divide between the provinces of Fujian and Jiangxi, is a front-rank national park called simply Wuyi Mountains. Since 1999 the park zone has been recognisied by UNESCO as part of the world’s natural and cultural heritage.

Cultural sites within the zone include the original cultivation ground of the Dahongpao tea variety, and a villa retreat used by Zhu Xi, a Confucian revivalist scholar-official of the rump or Southern Song Empire.

South of the zone, just short of the City’s border with Jianyang District, is a major archaeological excavation of the vanished State of Yue

Not far from Wuyishan, the Jiyufang Laolong kiln (吉玉坊老龍窯), located in a village near the town of Shuiji, has been able to restart production of Jian ware using original clay.

Wuyishan (Nanping) Travel Guide introduces useful travel information of Wuyishan including travel tips, attractions, top things to do, tours, transportation, weather, climate, food, restaurants, accommodation, festivals, nightlife, activities, education, shopping, photos and maps.

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    Wuyishan Attractions

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    Wuyishan Tours

    Wuyishan or Wuyi Mountain is situated at the junction of Fujian and Jiangxi provinces. Listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural and Natural Heritage in 2017 and described as “the most outstanding area for biodiversity conservation in south-east China and a refuge for a large number of ancient, relict species, many of them endemic to China”, Wuyi Mountain became one of the favored top choice to appreciate natural wonders in China. In this page, we provide different types of Wuyishan [...]

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    Travel Tips

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