Yellow River Scenic Area in Zhengzhou

Where is Yellow River Scenic Area?

Zhengzhou Yellow River Scenic Area is a National 4A Class tour region. It is located 20 kilometers northwest of Zhengzhou City. The area is 7 kilometers from east to west and 6 kilometers from south to north. It borders Yellow River in the north and Mountain Dai and Mountain Guangwushan in the south. This area is covered by green trees dotted by pavilions and towers. A north view by standing on a high place shows that the Yellow River keeps running forward.

Why is The Yellow River Scenic Area So Special?

The Yellow River Scenery Area is lavish with trees all over the mountain, and dotted with pavilions, brooks and streams. The scenic area is surprisingly beautiful. As seen from a high point in this scenic area, the mighty Yellow River rushes by and demonstrates tremendous force with rolling and falling of the river’s torrents. Sometimes in its thousands of miles, the river reaches wide endless plains where currents flow smoothly, and sometimes it meets precipitous mountains where it has to zigzag its way.

Main Attractions in Yellow River Scenery Area

Yellow River Scenic Area embraces five scenic spots, namely the Five Dragons Peak, the Camel Mountain Range, the Yueshan Temple, the Stone Figures of Yandi and Huangdi, and the Ancient City of Liu Bang and Xiang Yu. Among them, the Five Dragons Peak is the central area.

How to Get to Yellow River Scenic Area?

Travel with China Dragon Tours (top recommended)

If you want to get rid of hustle of transportation and troublesome navigation, you can book a private tour package which covers visiting, dining and transfer from us. Our local tour guide and driver will escort you to Yellow River Scenic Area with speed and convenience, and take care of all the details. You just need to focus on travel.

Independent Travel


You may take tourist bus No. 18, 1 or 16 in Zhengzhou downtown to reach the scenic area directly. It takes about 1 hour to get there.

Useful Travel Tips

The Best Time to Visit

July to October is the most appropriate time to see Yellow River, because during this time the river has the maximum flow water. So it is the best time to water the Yellow River.


There are 20 restaurants and manors in the tourist spot, providing food and other services.


The Dahe Manor can provide accommodation.