- Categories:Scenic Overview
- Time of issue:2019-11-28 00:00:00
Lushan West Sea Located in Jiujiang City, Jiangxi Province, it is a national-level scenic spot, national AAAA-level tourist attraction, national water conservancy scenic area, national forest park, Asia's largest earth dam reservoir, national Buddhist model jungle, national sports tourism demonstration base establishment unit, The mountain and lake type super large scenic spot integrates the research and practice education base for primary and middle school students. The total planned area of the scenic spot is 495 square kilometers, which is divided into two major sections, Xihai Lake area and Yunju Mountain area. The transportation of the scenic spot is convenient. Fuyin Expressway, Daguang Expressway and Beijing-Kowloon Railway pass by. Yongwu Expressway, the first tourist expressway, runs along the lake. It only takes 50 minutes to drive to Changbei Airport and Jiujiang Airport.
The Xihai Lake area is the largest earth dam reservoir in Asia built by gathering 100,000 laborers, picking up the dam for ten years and blocking the river repair. The lake area has a water area of 308 square kilometers, with 1,667 islands of more than 3 acres, 997 islands of more than 5 acres, and more than 8,000 large and small islands. The total capacity of the lake area is 8 billion cubic meters, the average water depth is 45 meters, the visibility is 11 meters, and the atmospheric negative oxygen ion content is 150,000 per cubic centimeter. It has the national first-class water quality and first-class air. The largest breeding ground in the country. Thousand islands fall into the lake, and the landscape blends. When Premier Wen Jiabao inspected the scenic spot in 2007, he stopped and sighed: There are not many such good landscapes in China. You must build and protect it! In 2015, Chairman Wu Bangguo made a brushstroke for the scenic spot, "Heavenly Clouds, Poems and Paintings in the West Sea".
In addition to the beautiful natural scenery, it is particularly worth mentioning the strong Zen culture in the West Sea of Mount Lu. In the scenic area, Yunju Mountain is really like a Zen temple and the five schools are unified. It has been the birthplace of Chinese Buddhism Caodong School for more than 1,200 years. In addition to many ancient famous monks such as Tao Rong, Tao Yin, and Buddhist seals, four of the six presidents of the New China Buddhist Association came from this. Therefore, it is also known as "the cradle of Chinese Buddhist leaders." ". The first honorary president of the Chinese Buddhist Association, Xuyun elders, read the four dynasties and five emperors, and after nine trials and ten tribulations, he rebuilt Zhenru Temple from 1956 to 1959 and finally passed away in Yunju Mountain; the third president Zhao Puchu was Zhenru Temple Lay disciple; the fourth president, Master Yicheng, has practiced in Yunju Mountain for 50 years and served as the abbot of the temple for decades; the fifth president has practiced in Zhenru Temple for 25 years. Zhenru Temple has been adhering to the simple and rigorous Zen style of "equal importance to agriculture and Zen" for thousands of years. In 1988, it was listed as one of the three model jungles in the country and is the world's center of Zen meditation respected by numerous Buddhist disciples at home and abroad. In addition to Zhenru Temple, Yunju Mountain has more than 10 cultural relics protection units above the county level, including Yaotian Temple, Nanyang Temple, Yuantong Temple, Guanyin Temple, and Xiaoyunmen. There is a gathering of cultural landscapes, such as ancient temple archways, monk towers, cliff carvings and other historical sites. Historical figures such as Huang Tingjian, Su Shi, Wei Yuan, and Li Liejun have left many legends here. The natural resources of Yunju Mountain are also very distinctive. The vegetation on the mountain is luxuriant and there are more than 2,000 kinds of natural plants growing. In the Hundred Flowers Valley in the mountains, there are strange flowers and grasses, and the strange trees and stones are in different poses. In the midsummer season, the average temperature of Yunju Mountain is only 22 degrees. It is a paradise for leisure and summer. It is known as the "Little Lu Mountain for praying for good health".
The tourism resources of Lushan West Sea are rich and diverse. In addition to the Xihai Lake area and Yunju Mountain, there are also the thrilling Jiangjunxia 9D glass bridge and the West Sea rafting, the rich and dynamic West Sea World, the original ecological rich mineral Xihai Hot Spring, the poetic and picturesque Huahai Huayuan Valley on the lake, and the ecologically healthy Picking from the orchard and authentic farmhouse food, etc.
High-quality specialty food resources are one of the important features of the Lushan Xihai Scenic Area. The West Sea of Lushan has an excellent ecology, with national first-class water quality, rich aquatic products, and pure natural processing of West Sea fish products, delicious and healthy; Yunju Zen tea has been named since ancient times, and it has alpine aura and Buddha Zen spirituality; Yijiahe orange The title of "Chinese Famous Fruit" is well-known throughout the country; the scenic area has luxuriant vegetation and diverse types of landforms. There are countless edible mountain and wild products such as Luohan Cai, bracken, tea mushroom, bamboo shoots, etc. Xihai cuisine is exquisite and elegant, with unique flavors. It is mainly based on natural wild fish in the Xihai Lake area and local farm-style green pollution-free dishes. The natural materials, excellent taste and distinctive local characteristics are very popular with tourists.
The water of Xihai Lake is deep and pure, and the aquatic products in the lake are rich and delicious. There are 118 species of fish in the West China Sea. The most popular among tourists are mandarin fish, whitebait, white fish, stick fish, panhead fish, eel, etc. Among them, whitebait and grouper mandarin fish are exported to Japan and South Korea, and stick fish are designated as Beijing Olympic Games. product. Lushan West Sea fish products have formed a strong brand effect. West Sea Fishing is a well-known fishing event in China. There are special West Sea brand fish for sale in first-tier cities such as Beijing and Shanghai and surrounding cities such as Nanchang and Jiujiang, which also attracted a large number of tourists. Feast your mouth. Visitors to the scenic spot must order Xihai Lake fish for their meals.
The abundant tourism resources, profound cultural heritage and beautiful natural scenery of Lushan Xihai Scenic Area are popular among tourists and are ideal places for sightseeing, leisure, vacation, entertainment and food. At present, the scenic spot is focusing on "health, sports and leisure", vigorously promoting the integrated development of tourism + sports, opening up the tourist road around the lake, Zhelin national sports town and Jinkou provincial characteristic town two style towns , To build the Zhelin Old Town Food Cultural and Creative Park, promote the establishment of the national AAAAA scenic spot, the national sports tourism demonstration base, and the national primary and secondary school student research base, and strive to build the scenic spot into "China's most beautiful lake and mountains" and "Jiangxi's hottest, central part It is a well-known tourist holiday destination, first-class in China and world-renowned.
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