Geographic location:Nantong city center
Famous scenery:Tianning Temple, Guangxiao Tower, Sanyuan Bridge, Wenfeng Tower
Climate type:Subtropical warm monsoon climate
The Luanhe Scenic Area of Nantong City is located in the center of Nantong, a national historical and cultural city. It is one of the most intact preserved ancient rivers in China. After the history of Zhou Xiande five years (AD 958), “the city has a river”, the total length is 10 kilometers. The water surface is 1040 acres, the widest point is 215 meters, and the narrowest point is only 10 meters. The entire Weihe River is twisted and twisted, and the shape of the inverted gourd surrounds the old city. It forms the unique style of “water embracing the city, city water, and city water”, and is known as the “Jiangcheng Jade Necklace”.
The Luohe Scenic Area is an open-air national AAAAA-class tourist scenic spot that combines natural and human landscapes. In 1993, it was approved by the Jiangsu Provincial Government as a provincial-level scenic spot. In 1995, it was listed as the first batch of cultural protection zones in Jiangsu Province by the Jiangsu Provincial Government. In 1998, it was named a provincial-level civilized scenic spot. In 2002, it was awarded the residence of Jiangsu Province. The Environmental Award was awarded the “China Habitat Environment Model Award” in 2005 and was rated as a national AAAAA tourist attraction in 2012.
The Weihe River is the most intact and ancient city in the center of the city. It has a history of more than a thousand years and is one of the four remaining ancient moats in China. The Nantong Weihe River surrounds the old city of Nantong, shaped like a gourd, like a bead chain, and is known as the “Jade Necklace” of Nantong City. It is a 5A level attraction.
Nantong Museum is the earliest museum in China and one of the national key cultural relics protection units announced by the State Council. Located on the shore of the southeastern Weihe River. People praised it: The Weihe River in Nantong is like a jade necklace; the Museum is a precious gem on this necklace.
The scenic spots of Luohe Scenic Area include: the moat that was originally Nantong, the history of the city, the river has been built, the river has more than 1,000 years of history; the earliest museum of the Chinese people – Nantong Museum; Wenfeng Tower; China’s first textile professional museum, known as the “Textile Grand View Garden”; Tianning Temple, Guangxiao Tower. Qushui loops back and flows around the city. The water surface is 700,000 square meters. The landscape is rich and the trees are lush. The pavilions and bridges are hidden in the meantime, and the yachts are drawn in the water. The beauty of Nantong City, a well-known garden-style city, benefits from the Weihe River.
The provincial-level cultural relics protection unit Tianning Temple and Guangxiao Tower are located in the north of the Weihe River. The folks have the saying that “there is a light filial tower first, followed by a Tongzhou city”. There is one of the earliest museums run by the Chinese themselves – Nantong Museum.
The Sanyuan Bridge and Wenfeng Tower are another concentrated spot of scenic spots in the southeastern Weihe River. The scenery here is beautiful and the environment is beautiful. Wenfeng Tower stands flat and is the crown of Nantong Three Pagodas.
The southwestern Weihe River Scenic Spot is a scenic area built on the basis of the old five parks. The river is wide and blue, and it is the cultural and entertainment area of Nantong City.
Nantong City’s Luohe Scenic Area is located in the center of Nantong, with an open-center scenic spot centered on the city and a subtropical warm monsoon climate.
There is a parking lot in the scenic area, parking is convenient, and other service facilities are also relatively complete.
Surrounding scenic spot
The surrounding scenic spots include Wolf Mountain, China Abacus Museum, People’s Park, Nantong Museum, Nantong Sports Park, and China Ganoderma lucidum Cultural Center.
Local specialties: blue printed cloth, embroidery, scorpion kites, woodblock prints, white pudding;
Special dining: Siyi Cake Group Store, Chunlai Seafood Hotel, Shuimaitang Congee Shop, Linyi Laowan and Chaoshan Cake Shop.
There is a special bus line for the tourist route -7 in the urban area around the city. At the same time, there are 12 bus lines, such as 1 Road, 5 Road, 8 Road, 15 Road, 16 Road, 17 Road, 37 Road, 38 Road, 45 Road, 51 Road, 53 Road, 88 Road, etc., which can directly reach the scenic spot.