Located on the outskirts of Guilin,
Yao Mountain got its name from a Yao emperor temple,
which was built, in the Tana dynasty in the top of the
mountain. It boasts because of the natural beauty and
the highest mountain in Guilin. There are different
views in different season. Spring the mountain is full
of colorful azaleas, summers has pine and bamboo to
view. The mountain is covers with the red maple leaves
and chrysanthemum flowers in autumn, and snow flakes
covers all over the mountain in winter.
It received its name from a Yao emperor
temple, which was built the top of the mountain in the
Tang dynasty. Each season offers a different view. In
spring azalea flowers are everywhere, in summer the
bamboo compete with each other for greenness and in
autumn the red maples with falling leaves make the hill
appear as though it's afire. The winter's snow on mountains
is as transparent as pure crystal.
The Hill has several places of interest
including Yao Temple , White Deer Temple , Jade Breast
Pond and Tianci Field. Jingjiang King Tomb's covering
over 100 square meters are the most famous attractions
in the area.
Completed in 1996, a 1,416.18 meter
long cable car connects the top and the foot and offers
bird's-eye views of wonderful peaks and surrounds. The
1,000m sloping track has 18 curves, which enables tourists
to travel through mysterious forest.
The cable car was imported from Doppelmatry
Cable Car Co. Austria. It is equipped with an alarm
system, a TV monitor protection system. The cable is
1416.18m long from the bottom to the top. You will have
a panoramic view about the whole city.
The toboggan slide, which is stimulating
and interesting, was imported from WIGAND Toboggan Co.
Germany. It is 100m long with 18 turns sliding down
from the top. You will have a beautiful view of rocks,
flowers and brooks on each side when you down the mountain
with the slide.