Qingxiu Mountain Scenic Area, reputed as Green Mountain, is perched in the southeast part of Nanning and borders the Yongjiang River. It is known to the world for its undulating hills, lofty peaks, lush trees and breathtaking sceneries, and ranks one of the Eight Famous Sceneries of Nanning. During Song and Ming dynasties, some temples and pavilions like Baiyun temple, Changshou temple, Gudu temple, Qingshan Mountain,Dongquan pavilion, Dongxu pavilion and Longxiang pagoda, was built successively. Unfortunately, these were all destroyed in fire or in war.
The Qingxiu Mountain Scenic Area stretches 4.07 square kilometers in coverage, 4667 square meters of which are covered by water and 25000 square meters, by green trees. There are many peaks on Qingxiu Mountain and the highest one reaches 289 meters. Atop the mountain stands a time-weathered pagoda named Longxiang Pagoda, which is the highest pagoda in Nanning and is deemed as the symbol of Qingxiu Mountain. The pagoda is nine-storied, reaching 60 meters in hight and 12 meters in bottom width. Standing on the top of the pagoda, visitors could command a panoramic view of Qingxiu Mountain and Nanning city.
Qingxiu Mountain Peach Art Festival
Every year when the peach is in full blossom,the Peach Art Festival would be held in Qingxiu Mountain, which is a great feast to travelers and appeals them to pay a visit here.
Time for this festival: Every spring
Qingxiu Mountain New Year Temple Fair
The New Year Temple Fair would be held in Qingxiu Mountain every year. On the fair, numerous folk activities would be showed and various local snacks be displayed, brimming with joyful new year atmosphere. Never miss it!