Longyuwan National Forest is located in the mountainside of Mt. Funiushan, southwest of Luoyang. Spread over an area of 9,884 acres, the forest park was opened to public in 1994 and was listed as the first National Civilized Forest park of Henan province in 2001. Consisting of 12 scenic areas and 218 spots of interest, its abundant natural resources attract millions of visitors from all around. The park has over 1,900 species of plants as well as over 400 species of wild animals and insects. The forest park has significantly high forest coverage of 98.5%, and is also known as a ‘Natural oxygen bar’ amongst the locals. It is also famous as a ‘Treasury of herbal medicine’ for the presence of magnificent plants with high herbal value. The Longyuwan National forest park has been listed as the National AAAA tourist spot by the China national tourist office, and is considered as an ideal summer resort in the region. Highlights and must sees include:
- Jijiaojian Peak
- Heilong (Black Dragon) pond
- The Hongluo Temple
- Leida Rock
- Over 20 dells
Longyuwan National Forest Travel Tips
- You can taste the special local products here such as walnuts, Chinese chestnuts, Chinese gooseberry and potherb.
- The site has an average annual temperature of 12 degree Celsius. Wear clothes accordingly.
How to Reach Longyuwan National Forest
- Bus services run every 15-20 minutes from Luoyang Railway station to the site, between 4:00am - 5:30pm
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7.85% of people who visit Luoyang include Longyuwan National Forest in their plan
95% of people start their Longyuwan National Forest visit around 08 AM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Longyuwan National Forest
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