Qixia Mountain (simplified Chinese: 栖霞山, pinyin:Qīxiá shān)
is a mountain in the northeast part of Nanjing,
Southern Dynasties (420-589), there was a Qixia cottage
(栖霞精舍) in the mountain, so the mountain’s name Qixia derived
Qixia Mountain includes mountain peaks: the main peak, Sanmao
Peak, with an elevation of 286 metres; Dragon Mountain, like a lying
dragon, located in northeast; Tiger Mountain, like a fallen tiger,
located in the northwest.
Qixia Mountain has many scenic spots and
historical sites. Its red autumnal leaves and especially its
Dongfeitian grottos which were founded in 2000, make it a famous
tourist attraction both at home and to abroad.
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Coordinates: 32°09′37″N 118°57′53″E / 32.16028°N
118.96472°E / 32.16028; 118.96472
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