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Shuifu tourism resort

Updated: 2016-08-15
 

Shuifu tourism resort is an ecological tourist destination in Xiangxiang, Hunan province covering an area of 177.2 square kilometers, with a water area of 45 square kilometers.

Located at the center of three tourism resorts – Shaoshan Mountain, Hengshan Mountain and Zhangjiajie, the resort enjoys convenient transportation with railways and highways passing by.

The resort highlights the ecological environment with 1,000 valuable species and various national protected animals, as well as a profound cultural background with a number of national and provincial cultural relics. The area is home to many historical figures such as Zeng Guofan (a top military commander in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)) and Xiao San (a world-renowned poet).

The resort includes 76 scenic spots. The scattered islands, 1,000-year-old trees, 10,000-year-old stones, clear rivers and quiet mountains contribute to the charming ecological park.

Shuifu has won a string of honors, including being listed as one of eight sceneries of Hunan and 3A national tourism resort award. It is now striving towards the title “China’s top lake leisure town.”