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Drum Mountain (Gu Shan)

Gushan Town, Jin'an District, Fuzhou 350014, China
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Not worth to go

We took a car up and were surprised about the amount of people walking on the road up and down the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2015
Traveler190511
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United Kingdom
Nice place for hiking and get familiar with Chinese calligraphy :)

Great mountain with superb view. Reachable by bus right from big city centre. Worth to visit... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2015
TimFadeev
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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Gushan Town, Jin'an District, Fuzhou 350014, China
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Reviewed 2 October 2015

We took a car up and were surprised about the amount of people walking on the road up and down the hill, very dangerous. Note that walking will take you a good 4-5 hours and it is not worth it. When we reached the top...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Great mountain with superb view. Reachable by bus right from big city centre. Worth to visit, especially if u like walk up the hill for a long time :)

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Reviewed 27 April 2015

The temple and scenery at Gu Shan Mtn make it well worth the trip! We were lucky, the weather was perfect the day we were there, so the scenery was reall nice! The temple was very impressive! We were lucky, we had a person from...More

1  Thank mlowder500
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Reviewed 2 March 2015

As a local Fuzhou guy, I love hiking Gushan growing up. Now on every vacation back home, I always hike Gushan two to three times a week to keep me in shape. I can give advices for those who want to hike the mountain for...More

9  Thank Steve G
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Reviewed 23 February 2015

Want to get out of the buzzling city? Easy reach by public bus? Have some help to get up hill? Well, Gushan mountain is a choice. And the cable car makes it easy! Once u ascend you get an impressive view on the conglomerate called...More

1  Thank Wolfgang S
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Reviewed 9 February 2015

This is definitely a beautiful and awe inspiring place to visit. So much to see from ancient times. I was surprised to see how many people were actually walking the trail to the top. There are over 2100 steps with 10 resting stations along the...More

2  Thank ChinaTravel5162
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Reviewed 30 November 2014

it was our first stop right after my Aunt and Uncle got us from the Train Station! The place is so peaceful, very peaceful despite a few visitors during that weekday. The air was fresh and clean, the plants as alive as ever, the calm...More

Thank Steven Q
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Reviewed 19 December 2013

close distance to city with a few direct bus lines into the city. Easy hike with amazing city views. If you hike higher and pay an entrance fee, you see a temple with caligraph.

3  Thank Jason Z
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Reviewed 27 October 2013

Ok you can get a number of different buses inc. 7 and 73 and it only cost 1 rmb. Then if you want the easy option hop on one of the grey minivans for 7 rmb subject to a full load of 6 people, and...More

2  Thank AcbMei
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Reviewed 23 September 2013

Loved it...best to have lunch at the vegetarian restaurant situated next to the temple. It is very relaxing and the walk around the temple is very refreshing.

4  Thank Doris A
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