This jaw-dropping spire is called Red Clouds Golden Summit and sits on a ridge on Mount Fanjing, or Fanjingshan – an other-worldly Unesco World Heritage Site – in China’s Wuling mountain range.
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THE world’s most remote temples force devout worshippers to conquer 9,000 steps to pray at a head-spinning 7,500ft-high summit. After scaling the peak of sacred Mount Fanjing, they’ll see two small ancient Buddhist temples – incredibly perched on a dangerous, rocky top.
A few glimpses of mountainous Guizhou and its many residents
World heritage site, Mount Fanjing, in Southwest China’s Guizhou province, exempted tickets for local medical workers aiding Hubei Province, the center of the coronavirus outbreak in the country, for a lifetime, sources with the scenic zone said.
You’d have to climb nearly 9,000 steps to reach these temples in the sky. Could you do it?
On a tall spire atop the highest peak in the Wuling Mountains sit a pair of Buddhist temples, separated by a narrow gorge.
Source: A Photo Visit to Mount Fanjing
Fanjingshan, or Mount Fanjing, located in Tongren City, southwest China, is an ideal home for many plants and animal species.
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Beijing, July 14(IBNS): Mount Fanjingshan, which is China’s latest entrant in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, has been asked to restrict the entry of visitors in an effort to protect the place, local media reports said.
The protected area in Guizhou province, home to 50 endangered plant and animal species, becomes the 53rd globally recognised Chinese site.
Mount Fanjingshan, a natural habitat for a number of rare plants and animal species in Guizhou province, has joined 12 other locations in China on UNESCO’s World Heritage list.
Unesco makes 18 new additions to World Heritage list