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Mian Mountain

East of Fen River, Jiexiu 032000, China
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Busy but beautiful

I went on a major Chinese holiday, so it was PACKED, but it was really beautiful with buildings... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2014
Roux
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Shanghai, China
Mianshan Mts. scenic area.

It's an amazing place with ancient temples built on to the side of huge cliffs on wooden stilts... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2013
Chandra W
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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“canyon” (6 reviews)
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East of Fen River, Jiexiu 032000, China
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Reviewed 3 May 2014

I went on a major Chinese holiday, so it was PACKED, but it was really beautiful with buildings clinging to the mountain side. The walk up to the cave behind the waterfall was very crowded and not another westerner in sight, but worth it. Rather...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2013

It's an amazing place with ancient temples built on to the side of huge cliffs on wooden stilts & cantilevers. Picturesque Canyon with a rivulet and Iron steps fixed to the side of the cliff & chain bridges leading to the top at around 1.6kM...More

3  Thank Chandra W
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Transport: a pain. We tried and failed to get there by public transport; got to Jiexiu ok (8 am white bus outside the train station in Pingyao 9 RMB). We were then hounded constantly by taxi drivers who told us there was no bus and...More

3  Thank Wherrittsat
Reviewed 15 June 2013

Was hard to find information on this mountain tourist area on the net because of name variations and was only visited by us when we decided to share the hotels car with a couple of kiwis(New Zealanders) but it was a highlight of our trip....More

10  Thank Greg P
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Despite the pouring rain, this was a fun day walking up many flights of stairs to colorful rebuilt temples. My favorite was going up the slot canyon waterfalls by step-pylons in the rock walls.

1  Thank adrian_sojourner
Reviewed 17 December 2011

I came across by chance of pictures of beautiful mountain with temples hanging along side of it and found out that it is called Mianshan Mountain, started searching about it, as I did not know even where was it located it, i just knew that...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile
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Reviewed 24 July 2015
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Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile
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johnahmong
if the shulltle buses are not running in the low season, are there other modes of transpotation going up the end of the mountain? if we are walking up and down slowly and seeing the sights ,how long will it takes.
7 February 2017|
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Phil G
Which hostels/hotels in Pingyao offer day trips to MianShan?
28 February 2015|
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Phil G
For those that travel from Pingyao. Did you take trip organized by your hostel (if so, which hostel)? And how much time would you need to experience Mian Shan in its entirety?
25 January 2015|
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