Wudalianchi Lakes is a famous tourist attraction of volcano. According to the historic material, the volcano erupted during 1719 and 1721. The lava blocked the watercourse of Bai River and formed five lakes connecting with each other. Wudalianchi is the Chinese characters for five connected lakes literally.
The lakes boast of mineral water with high medical value. Mineral spring scatters everywhere from the southeast of Wudalianchi Lakes to the beautiful Yaoquan Mountain, a region covers fifteen kilometers area. The springs flow vigorously throughout years. It is estimated by relative departments that the spring water containing materials like chlorine carbonate and bicarbonate. Besides, there are more than ten essential microelements like manganese, iron and chromium in the spring. Drinking the spring water is good for digestion, blood and nerve system diseases. Washing with it could have curative effects of skin disease, eye disease and hair losing. Local habitants call it magic water as it could both cure diseases and do benefits to people’s health.
Wudalianchi Lakes are famous for the great combination of beautiful mountain, strange stone, clean water and special spring. Fourteen seats of conical volcanoes stand up around the clear water of the lakes. Mountains and lakes embraced each other and come into harmony. Overlooking from the top of mountain, the black lava stretching 64 kilometers moves on just like a giant dragon or waves of the vast sea. It is really spectacular. The whiffing mountains lie on here row upon row and various shapes of lava look vividly which provide you too many things to see. The magic icy cave in the volcano is unique in the world in fact. In the midsummer time, a silver world will come into your eyes as soon as you step into the cave. You’ll feel chilliness at once and the summer heat disappears in a sudden. It seems that you are in the water palace or an ice one. And in winter, the cloudy fog is beautiful and pleasant. Additionally, mountain shadows in the lakes, boiling spring in the birch forest, heaven lakes in volcanoes, surging stones and burning castles are full of humor and wit which will keep you staying. In the city, there are Yishen Garden and Changshou Garden. There is Zhongling Temple on Yaoquan Mountain with Erlong Spring and Zhongling Park on the foot of the mountain for tourism. These 14 seats of volcanoes generally row in two lines. On the east, there are six volcanoes Molabu Mountain, East and west Longmen Mountain, East and west Jiaodebu Mountain and Xiaogu Mountain. On the west, there are South and north Gelaqiu Mountain, Wohu Mountain, Bijia Mountain, Laohei Mountain and Huoshao Mountain. All these are volcanoes which erupted 260 years ago and their features are complete. Besides, Yaoquan Mountain is located in the south with Weishan Mountain in the north. Yaoquan Mountain is the lowest one among these 14 volcanoes in sea level.