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Yixing (宜兴), located in southern Jiangsu on the western shore of Lake Tai (太), is a well-known Chinese center for ceramics in the Wuyue cultural tradition. Yixing ceramics have a long history. Yixing's boccaro in particular, with its use of a unique clay, characteristic design, and simple natural beauty, has gained fame throughout China and the world. Tourist sights in Yixing include Shanjuan (善卷) Cave, Zhanggong (张公) Cave, Yixing (宜兴) Bamboo Forest, Longbeishan (龙背山) Forest Park, Yiyuan (宜园) Garden, and the Taozu (陶祖) Sacred Site.
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Yixing Zhuhai
5,450 Reviews
The southern part of Yixing is rich in bamboos, and there are more than 200,000 mu of bamboo forest, also known as "bamboo sea". The famous Shengzhuang is surrounded by bamboo forests, with an area of ​​about 20,000 mu. The stream in the mountains rises to a high elevation, the green waves rise and fall, and life is full of vitality. It is a natural oxygen bar and a great place for film and television shooting. In particular, the tender bamboo shoots in the mountains are harvested in the spring. Pulling them out of the earth allows people to fully experience the joy of returning to nature.
Shanjuan Cave
4,129 Reviews
Shanjuan Cave is located in southwestern Yixing City. This is a famous limestone cave. Entering the cave opens up to an enormous underground wonder, holding exquisite stalactites as well as magnificent natural boulders. There is also a dark underground river that flows through the cave. The scenic area also features several attractions related to Liangzhu culture with an abundance of interesting content. Fierce Tiger Hall in the movie "The Taking of Tiger Mountain by Strategy" and Yellow Wind Cave from the 8th Season of "Journey to the West" were filmed here.
Zhang Gong Cave
1,355 Reviews
Zhang Gong Cave lies on Yufeng Mountain, about 18 kilometers southwest of Yixing. The stalactites, stone curtains, and stone flowers are a feast for the eyes when lit up with multicolored lights. Duke Zhang's Cavern is also a famous location for film and television shoots. Scenes from productions such as Laughing in the Wind, Raccoon for a Prince, Mischievous Princess, The Story of Washing the Sword, and Tracks in the Snowy Forest have all been filmed here.
Taozu Sacred Site
733 Reviews
Geological Sites
Taozu Sacred Site is a famous tourist attraction in China. The Taozu Holy Land was expanded from the original Muyu Cave. The stalactites in Muyu Cave, the bamboo forest in Manshan, and the pottery made by Fan Yi Taofang are the three highlights of the scenic spot. The cultural attractions built according to the love legends of Fan Li and Xi Shi are everywhere. visible. Muyu Cave is the essence of the scenic spot. There are various forms of stalactites in the cave, some like welcoming pines, some like peacocks, and Guanmeiqiao and Xi Shijing are named after Fan Xi and Xi Shi legend.
Linggu Cave
627 Reviews
Geological Sites
Linggu Cave is located in the south of Shiniu Mountain in the southwest of Yixing City. There are seven cave halls inside. Visitors need to walk all the way during the visit. The road inside the cave is not only slippery but also full of twists and turns. Please be careful. Each cave hall has its unique characteristics. Among them, the fourth cave hall - Crystal Palace - has naturally formed stone curtains and stunning karsts, and the fifth cave hall - Jubao Hall - has various kinds of stalagmites, stone flowers and stone pillars.
Yunü Lake Scenic Area
272 Reviews
Yunü Lake Scenic Area is situated on Lianzi Hill to the Southwest of Yixing city. The environment within the scenic area is wonderful. Along the way, there are pavilions, cliffs, steles, wisteria, and other landscape features. The key landscape features are the Yuyang Paradise and the Dark Green Jade Pool. The Yuyang Paradise's appearance is formed by the efflorescence of surface-level limestone. The rocks are unusual, and their forms are entirely dissimilar; legend has it that the Dark Green Jade Pool was where the Jade Maiden bathed and practiced asceticism, and thereby derives its name. It is a scenic area which combines rustic mountain forest and historical culture.

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Yixing Weather

Nov 24, 2020
8 ~ 11
Nov 25, 2020
Light rain
10 / 14
Nov 26, 2020
Light to moderate rain
12 / 14
Nov 27, 2020
5 / 12
Nov 28, 2020
5 / 9
Nov 29, 2020
3 / 9
Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for Yixing
Nov 24, 2020 Yixing Weather:Cloudy, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:96%, Sunrise/Sunset:06:36/16:59
Yixing Travel:Suitable, Umbrella:Advised, UV Strength:Very Low

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