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The Yunlong Mountain is a famous natural travel site. It is located in the west of Heshun County. A park was built in the mountain. In the park, the Longwang Temple, elegant Qipan Pavilion, Drum Tower, Siming Building, Zhangtuo Temple and Guanyin Temple all attract tourists from far and near.As a cradle of the Chinese culture, Jinzhong's brilliant folk arts have been developed into major tourism attractions.Compared with other mountains,Yunlong Mountain is relatively small; you can either climb it by foot or use the modern cable-car and slide, which

conveniently connect you with various scenic spots. It was named "the hometown of folk Shehuo". Shehuo Festival takes place during every Spring Festival here. Shehuo, evolved through history and matured in the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties, is a kind of variety show performed outdoors by local farmers during the traditional Chinese Lantern Festival (the 15th of the first lunar month in Chinese calendar). The show includes stilt-walking, horse-riding, lion dances, dragon dances, land-boat yangge and man-carrying performances. It is a big event to local people, and is believed to bring hope and good luck for the coming

 year. Xinghua Temple was formerly known as Shifo Temple (Stone Buddha Temple) or Dafo Temple (Big Buddha temple). It currently contains six courtyards and almost all the necessary halls and rooms of a Buddhist Temple. The famous stone Buddhist statue of the North Wei Dynasty (386-534) stands about 10 meters (11 yards) high in the Great Buddha Hall. Here's some guide information in your travel of The Yunlong Mountain: Address: Northwest of Xuzhou City, Jiangsu Province. Contact number: 0086-0516-83868109   Admission Fee: CNY 5 for Yunlong Hill   CNY 4 for Xinghua Temple  Opening Hours: 07:00-18:00 (spring)  06:00-18:00 (summer)

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