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Jinfo Mountain Travel

Jinfo Mountain

Since 16th March, Jinfo Mountain cableway will be overhauled in 15 days. It is prepared for the Jinfo Mountain Travel of flowers in April and May. At that time, Jinfo Mountain Scenery Spot will have accepted many tourists.

Jinfo Mountain Travel – Flowers Scenery

Jinfo Mountain cableway is the important transportation for tourists, which has been safely operated 3 years.

According to the report, Mt. Jinfo cableway is praised as the passenger ropeway of international technology of the world. It has been invested 130 million Yuan by one of Chongqing Tourism Companies. The ropeway is 2700 meters long and the vertical height difference is 896 meters long. It has the largest angle of elevation of the world. It operates 6 meters per second and accepts 2000 people per hour.

Jinfo Mountain Travel – Chongqing Municipality

Mt. Jinfo situated in Nanchuan City of Chongqing Municipality. Chongqing, A picturesque mountain city that clings to steep cliffs located at the confluence or the Jialing River and Yangtze River. A trading capital for centuries, Chongqing Municipality was formally established in 1997 by China's central government as the nation's fourth directly-administered municipality.

Chongqing Municipality now administers a sprawling area of 82.365 square kilometers that includes 27 countries and cities, 16 districts, and a total population of nearly 29 million people, making it the largest such municipality in China. The city serves as an important economic center and vital communication and transportation hub in southwest China.

The city originally dates back over 3,000 years and it is known fell to the expanding Qin state in 316 B.C. In more recent times, Chongqing Municipality served as China's war-time capital and headquarters of Chiang Kai-shek's Nationalist government during the war of resistance against Japan (World War Ⅱ).

During the war, the island over which the Yangtze River Bridge is now built served as an airstrip for "The Flying Tigers"! After the war, Chiang Kai-Shek and Chairman Mao (Mao Zedong) participated in the famous "Chongqing Talks", which sought unsuccessfully to negotiate a political reconciliation between the Nationalists and the Communists.

Jinfo Mountain Travel – Jinfo Mountain

Jinfo Mountain (Golden Buddha Mountain) is situated in Nanchuan district, at the southern part of Chongqing. It has an urban area of 1300 square kilometers and the planning area of the scenic spot is 441 square kilometers. Jinfo Mountain is also known as the Golden Mountain, belonging to the Dalou Mountain range. It is composed of the Golden Buddha, Baizhi and Jingba mountains, with 108 peaks in all. At the Jinfo Mountain, there are mountains, water, rocks, woods, springs as well as caves, being grand, rare, dim, peril and elegant. With gorgeous scenery, pleasant climate, rich tourist resources, unique natural character, wide varieties of rare animal and plant life, spectacular rock style, mysterious and dim caves, unpredictable meteorological diversity scenery and precious cultural relics, it is awarded as the state-level scenic spot and national forest park. Jinfo Mountain is also evaluated as a natural scenic spot of value of development by the experts at home and abroad.

This article is from Meiyatravel.