Anqing, a southwestern hub of Anhui province, boasts a long history and splendid culture. The softly elegant Huangmei opera and robust Han operas originated in Anqing, known as the "Gateway to Eight Provinces".

Nature blessed Anqing with stunning scenery - from the majestic Tianzhu Mountain to the picturesque Ling Lake. The 5,000-year Cuju Cultural Park and towering Zhenfeng Pagoda complement rich cultural heritage.

Cuisine shines with local favorites like Jiangmo dumplings, Yuexi fuling mushrooms, and chicken stewed rice. Beyond historic sites and flavors, Anqing attracts with natural beauty.

Cruise the Yangtze River drifting past the pagoda or stroll the charming Old Town. Hike through bamboo forests in national parks or discover ancient villages. Appreciate Anqing's long artistic tradition at the Huangmei Opera Museum.

With misty mountains, glistening lakes, heritage architecture, and diverse culinary and cultural assets, Anqing entices travelers seeking a multidimensional Chinese experience blending past glory and modern life.

Best Travel Time

Suitable for all seasons, spring and autumn are the best.

Suggested playing days

2 days

Local climate

Subtropical monsoon humid climate

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