Duqiao Mountain is a provincial level scenic spot in Guangxi Province and it is called South Mountain too. It covers a total area of 37.5 square kilometers with an altitude of 743 meters above sea level. It is located seven kilometers far from Rong County seat. The mountain is a Taoist sanctum which is the No.20 Dong Tian of the thirty Dong Tians of Taoism. Duqiao Mountain is noted for its Danxia Landform and the caves, soaring peaks and great rocks form the fantastic scenery here.
Yulin Duqiao Mountain
Duqiao Mountain earns its reputation by numerous temples and vagarious sight. In ancient time, there were nine temples, thirteen Taoist temples on this mountain and there is the tai-chi rock which was the famous place to give lectures. Famous Song Dynasty poet Su Dongpo, famous Prime Minister Li Gang, Ming Dynasty traveler Xu Xiake and some other celebrities used to be here and wrote a lot of poems and articles about this mountain as they were all attracted by the fame of Duqiao Mountain. It is a mountain combines religion, culture and scenery.
Qingshou Rock, which is in the west of Duqiao Mountain, covers about 4 square kilometers, is a new-developed resort area in where nature scenery blending in beautifully with the religion cultures. Now, you can drift in the An River; take sight-seeing cable car and visit five hundred arhats hall, temples on Qingshou Rock, the Monkey Hill and its long hall. Besides, the world-largest golden character for Buddha engraved on Qingshou Rock, pavilion on South Mountain, Fushou Bridge, Lotus Lake, Nine-curve Bridge and arboretum are also worth your visiting.