Recommended places to enjoy spring scenery in Ningbo

chinadaily.com.cn| Updated:  April 6, 2021 L M S


Xiangshan Xieqian Port Scenic Spot, a national 3A scenic attraction situated in Maoyang township, Xiangshan county, Ningbo. [Photo/WeChat account: nbfb0574]

Those yearning for a refreshing spring getaway should consider visiting Ningbo, a port city in East China's Zhejiang province. The following are some recommended destinations in the city:

Eastern Zhejiang Grand Bamboo Forest

The scenic spot, as its name indicates, is renowned for its lush bamboo forests. Situated in Hengjia town, Ningbo's Yinzhou district, it spans a total area of 2.4 square kilometers.

The average number of negative oxygen ions in the air in the tourist attraction reaches 9,500/cm³, thus it being dubbed a "natural oxygen bar".

Zhaobao Mountain Scenic Spot

Zhaobao Mountain Scenic Spot is a national 4A scenic spot, the second highest level in the nation's grading system for scenic attractions.

Popular tourist sites like Weiyuan Ancient City, which sits atop Zhaobao Mountain, and Anyuan Fort, located on the coast, are highly recommended places to visit. 

Jiufeng Mountain·Wang'ao Scenic Spot

The scenic spot is renowned for winding streams, rocks in various shapes, jade-like pools, and roaring waterfalls. It is recommended that visitors admire the views from above.

Lianghuang Mountain

Situated in Lianghuang village, Qiantong town, Ninghai county, Linaghuang Mountain has an altitude of 768 meters and has been one of the most famous mountains in the south of the Yangtze River since the Song Dynasty (1127-1279). It got its name as an emperor during the Liang Dynasty (502-557) lived there in seclusion to avoid chaos.

Xiangshan Xieqian Port Scenic Spot

Xiangshan Xieqian Port Scenic Spot is a national 3A scenic attraction that is located in Maoyang township, Xiangshan county, Ningbo. The place is highly recommended for visitors traveling with children or those who prefer outdoor sports.

The entertainment programs on offer, including cliff swings and glass bottom rafting, have proved to be very popular among visitors.