Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

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Geographic location:Zixing City, Zhangzhou City, Hunan Province

Level:AAAAA

Famous scenery:Fog over Xiaodongjiang, Monkey Gushan Waterfall

Suitable for the play season:Best March-May and September-October

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area is located in Zixing City, Hunan Province. It is a national-level scenic spot, a national 5A-level tourist scenic spot, and a national wetland park.

Dongjiang Lake Water Conservancy Scenic Area is a large-scale water conservancy scenic area formed by Dongjiang Reservoir. The scenic area is 312.75 square kilometers, including water area of 165.13 square kilometers. It is a comprehensive benefit of flood control, power generation, water supply, tourism and shipping. Functional large (I) type reservoir.

Dongjiang Lake has unique tourism resources. The landscapes such as hills, rivers and lakes, islands, caves, famous temples, hot springs and historic sites are very different. Natural landscapes and human landscapes complement each other.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Historical evolution

In 1991, the Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area was approved by the Hunan Provincial People’s Government and became a provincial-level scenic spot.
In 1996, Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area was rated as the best tourist destination for public selection in Hunan Province, and Dongjiang Drifting was selected as the best tourism special event for public selection in Hunan Province.
In 1997, 1998 and 2001, Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area was successively rated as “Best Tourism Scenic Spot (Point)” by Hunan Tourism Bureau. In 1998, it was listed as “98 Huaxia Urban and Rural Tour Classics” by the National Tourism Administration. Scenic area.” Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area has become a key base for ecotourism, holiday and leisure in Hunan Province. In 2001, it received a total of 554,300 domestic and foreign tourists.
On October 25, 2002, Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area was rated as “AAAA Grade Scenic Area” by the Tourism Bureau.
In the first half of 2011, Zixing City received 1,321,100 domestic and foreign tourists, and the total tourism revenue was 895 million yuan, up 14.01% and 11.04% respectively. Since 2013, the city’s people have mobilized to create a five-A scenic spot.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Geographical environment

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area is located in Zixing City, southeast of Hunan Province. It is located in the Xiaodongjiang River section of Zixing City and is located between Qingshan Mountain. It is located at 25°34’~26°18′ east longitude 113°08’~113 Within °44′.

The Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area is dominated by Dongjiang Lake, which is a blend of mountains and rivers. It features the Dongjiang Rapids, the Lingyan Valley, the Longjing Canyon, and the island community. It is used for sightseeing, leisure and recreation. Tourist area with a total area of 200 square kilometers.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Main Attractions

The main scenic spots in the scenic area are: Dongjiang River rafting, Wuman Xiaodongjiang River, Dongjiang Dam, Longjing Canyon, Dou Lingling Rock, Dongjiang Lake Cultural Tourism Street (including Dongjiang Lake Qishi Pavilion, Photography Art Museum, Humanities Xiaoxiang Pavilion), and Antique paintings, luxury yachts and lakes and thrilling water parachuting, jet skiing, etc.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Dongjiang River Rafting

The Dongjiang River drifting is known as the “first drift of China’s eco-tourism”. It is located on the Zheshui River in the Huangcao Town on the upper reaches of Dongjiang Lake. The whole journey is 26 kilometers. The upper section is from Longwang Temple to Yanzi Row. It is about 12 kilometers long and has a drop of 75 meters. There are 108 shoals in the original forest in the strange springs; the lower section is the Swallows to Huangcao Town, which is about 14 kilometers long and is a flat drift in Dongjiang. The Dongjiang River rafting is famous for its large beach and large waves, and the forest vegetation on both sides of the water and stone.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Fog over Xiaodongjiang

Xiaodongjiang International Ecological Photography Base, Wuman Xiaodongjiang is located at the main entrance to the north of the scenic area. It is formed by the upstream Dongjiang Hydropower Station and the downstream Dongjiang Hydropower Station. It is 12 kilometers long and is a narrow and long Pinghu.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Dongjiang Dam

The dam is 157 meters high, the bottom is 35 meters wide, and the top is 7 meters wide. The center of the dam is 438 meters long and has an installed capacity of 500,000 kilowatts. The dam body is novel and unique, magnificent and majestic. It is the first in Asia and the second in the world. It is a double-curved thin-arch arch dam designed and constructed by China.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Longjing Canyon

Longjing Canyon Longjing Gorge is located in Wutong Village at the upper right of Dongjiang Dam Pier. The canyon is 2.5 km long from the mouth of the mouth, through the hand bend, to Longjing. The mountain is steep, the green hills are green, the ancient trees are towering, the original forest is densely covered, a clear stream flows through the canyons, and the waterfalls are in groups. Among them are 18 waterfalls and 26 deep ponds, either hidden in the original secondary forest or lurking in the rock. The famous Shuikou Ridge Waterfall is nearly 100 meters high and more than 20 meters wide. The waterfall curtain is vertical and down, and the sound is empty.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Pocket rock

The island is the largest island in the Dongjiang Lake. It looks like a giant lion crouching on the water. The most famous of the island is the magical pocket. It is a limestone cave of the Karst landscape, which has been more than 2.7 million years old. After hiding in the shack under the cliff at the southern tip of the island, its mythology is widely circulated, known as high, large, deep, wide and strange. The cave is about 5,000 meters deep, about 70 meters wide at the widest point, 40 meters high, and there are holes in the cave. The cave is deep and dense, twisting and twisting, warm in winter and cool in summer, the stalactites in the cave are overhanging, the pillars are clear; the crystal is transparent and strange.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Dongjiang Lake

Dongjiang Lake has a total area of 160 square kilometers, with an average water depth of 51 meters and a depth of 157 meters. Because of the deep water, the water storage capacity is quite large, reaching 8.12 billion cubic meters, equivalent to half of the Dongting Lake, so it is known as “Shonan”. Dongting is the largest artificial lake in Hunan Province.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Humanities Xiaoxiang Museum

The Dongjiang Lake Humanities Xiaoxiang Pavilion is the first professional exhibition hall in Hunan Province that displays thousands of years of Hunan and Hunan humanities. The total exhibition area in the museum is 2,800 square meters. The name of the museum is inscribed by the famous writer Han Shaogong. The museum combines space expression, sculpture, painting, calligraphy, embroidery and other artistic expressions, combining high-tech display technologies such as sound, light, electricity and internet. On the basis of objective knowledge, the cross-border cooperation mode is presented in a three-dimensional and vivid way to present the Hunan people’s cultural scene.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Kistler Pavilion

Dongjiang Lake Qishi Pavilion is an important exhibition hall of Sanxiang Sishui Dongjiang Lake Tourism and Culture Street built by Chenzhou City to meet the Hunan International Tourism Festival. Dongjiang Lake Qishi Pavilion started construction in June 2013, with a total area of more than 6,500 square meters. It integrates five functions of science education, exhibition, identification, learning and training, and transaction auction. The museum houses more than 10,000 kinds of rare stones and specimens such as rock ornamental stones, paleontological fossils, agate jade, mineral crystals and more than 300 varieties.

On the basis of the Kistler Pavilion, a red cultural exhibition hall has been added to the pavilion, which contains 60,000 copies of Chairman Mao’s seals, a total of more than 40,000 varieties, and Mao’s quotations and writings from 16 countries, 6 ethnic minorities. Quotations and writings.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Shoufo Temple

Zixing is the true hometown of Wuliang Shoufu.

The Buddha Temple originated from the Buddha. Shoufo Temple is located in Liangshuwan on the beautiful Dongjiang River. It is one of the important scenic spots in Dongjiang Bay Scenic Area. It is backed by Zhouyuan Mountain, with Xiaodongjiang River in front, surrounded by mountains, surrounded by bamboos, mountains and rivers, different scenery and overall planning. The area is 30.7 hectares, the construction land area is 11 hectares, and the total investment is 35 million yuan. The Shoufo Temple adopts the ancient style of the Tang Dynasty temples. On the central axis, there are the Shanmen Temple, the Shoufo Hall, the Daxiong Hall, the east side of the bell tower, the drum tower, the zhai hall, the guest hall, etc. The entire temple is simple and simple, and elegant.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Scenic spot

The total area of Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area is 200 square kilometers. The beauty of the mountains and the charm of the water are integrated into one. It is known as “a lake in the sky, and thousands of scenes are in the world”.

The Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area is beautiful in both mountains and beautiful scenery. It has the characteristics of being male, strange, beautiful, quiet and sturdy. It is a combination of famous, new, special and dangerous. It is a natural landscape and human landscape. It is a national-level scenic spot and tourist resort that integrates mountains, water, lakes, dams, islands, temples, caves, lands, drifts, waterfalls, fog, forests, gardens, rocks, hot springs, hunting, and water recreation.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Receive honor

In 1996, Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area was selected as the best tourist destination, and Dongjiang Rafting was selected as the best tourism special event.
In 1997, 1998 and 2001, Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area was successively rated as “Best Tourism Scenic Spot (Point)” by Hunan Tourism Bureau. In 1998, it was listed as “98 Huaxia Urban and Rural Tour Qingshan Xiushui Classic Scenic Spot” by the National Tourism Administration. “.
The best tourist area in Hunan Province in 2001. On October 25, 2002, Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area was rated as “AAAA Level Scenic Area” by the National Tourism Administration.
In September 2005, it was rated as “the most popular Chinese boutique tourist area” by the Organizing Committee of China Tourism Boutique Expo of Hunan Tourism Festival. 2005 Best Grade Tourist Area
2010 Excellent Grade Tourist Attractions.
In 2015, the State Forestry Administration agreed to list Dongjiang Lake as a national-level wetland park.
On July 20, 2015, the National Tourism Administration issued an announcement that the Dongjiang Lake Tourist Area in Zhangzhou City was identified as a national 5A-level tourist scenic spot by the National Tourism Resources Planning and Development Quality Evaluation Committee.
On November 20, 2015, the Water Resources and Hydropower Scenic Area Construction and Management Leading Group of the Ministry of Water Resources reviewed and voted to pass the Dongjiang Lake Water Conservancy Scenic Area to become a national water conservancy scenic spot.

Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area

Travel Information

Scenic spot tickets

Line A (Fog Man Xiaodongjiang, Monkey Gushan Waterfall, Dongjiang Dam Exterior, Longjing Gorge, Dongjiang Lake (View), Qiyou Pavilion, Photo Gallery, Humanities Xiaoxiang Hall): 80 yuan.
Line B (Fog Man Xiaodongjiang, Monkey Gushan Waterfall, Dongjiang Dam Exterior, Longjing Gorge, Dongjiang Lake (You), Pocket Rate Cave, Qiyou Pavilion, Photo Gallery, Humanities Xiaoxiang Hall): 100 yuan.
Line C (Fog Man Xiaodongjiang, Monkey Gushan Waterfall, Dongjiang Dam Exterior, Longjing Gorge, Dongjiang Lake (You), Xiaoxiang Fengshui Town Huangcao, Dongjiang Drifting): 318 yuan, including 248 yuan for tickets and 70 yuan for yachts.
Round-the-island tour (Fog Man Xiaodongjiang, Monkey Gushan Waterfall, Dongjiang Dam Exterior, Longjing Gorge, Dongjiang Lake (by antique painting 舫 “回龙舫” touring the island, you need more than 15 people)): 200 yuan, Tickets are 80 yuan and yachts are 120 yuan.
Children under 1.3 meters in height are free of charge; active military and disabled soldiers can enjoy free tickets for the A-line (Fog Man Xiaodongjiang, Monkey Gushan Waterfall, Dongjiang Dam Exterior, Longjing Canyon).
Students and people with disabilities can enjoy the A-line (Fog Man Xiaodongjiang, Monkey Gushan Waterfall, Dongjiang Dam Exterior, Longjing Canyon) with valid certificates.
Note: The C-line Dongjiang rafting is a seasonal route and is only open from April 15th to October 10th;
Free self-selected project (traffic expenses): Shoufo Temple, Wuling Farming and Civilization Museum;
Fog and Xiaodongjiang fog time: Every morning and evening from April to mid-October.

Travel information

The exit of Zhangzhou Railway Station is directly connected to the gated building comprehensive service area of Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area. The fare is about 120 yuan.
After getting off at Zhangzhou Railway Station, take bus No. 101, No. 18 and No. 26 to Chenzhou Tianlong Station, transfer to 201 County Bus to Zixing City (Luowei Station), and transfer to Zixing City No. 1 and No. 2 Road. The No. 3 bus can reach the Dongjiang Lake Scenic Area.

Best play season

March-May and September-October are the best. Quzhou is a subtropical monsoon humid climate, not hot in summer, no cold in winter, and the average annual temperature is 15.4-88.3 °C. It is suitable for tourism all year round, especially in spring and autumn. The play time is recommended in 3-4 hours.

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