Nestled in southern Hunan Province, Yongzhou is a city where mountains, rivers, and lakes converge in picturesque harmony. Bustling with vitality yet steeped in ancient heritage, Yongzhou is the birthplace of Chinese landscape poetry and homes to both Yao and Chu minority cultures.

Let your eyes feast upon vistas of emerald peaks reflected in the rippling waters of the Lian River. Trace the footsteps of poets and scholars through historic academies and temples. Wander lively local markets bursting with fresh produce, flowers, and handmade crafts. In this cradle of poetry and culture, find inspiration in tranquil temples and breathtaking natural beauty.

Yongzhou's mountains, rivers, and cultural treasures beckon. Come immerse yourself in the harmony of nature, the richness of heritage, and the rhythm of life in this southern city. Experience the vitality, history, and natural appeal that define Yongzhou.

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Suitable for all seasons

Suggested playing days

2 days

Local climate

Subtropical monsoon humid climate

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