Zhengzhou Vacations & Travel Packages!
A Chinese city and the provincial capital of Henan Province in the east-central part of the country, Zhengzhou is a city serving as the educational, political, technological, and economic hub of the province. It is also a major transportation hub for Central China. Zhengzhou is located on the southern bank of the Yellow River. It is one of the Eight Great Ancient Capitals of China. Zhengzhou is a wonderful tourist city and is a famous historic and cultural city.
Places of Interest in Zhengzhou
One of the Five Sacred Mountains of China, Mount Songshan is of great cultural and historic significance. It was an important venue for the ancient Chinese emperors, ministers, and kings to hold grand ceremony of worship of heaven. Song Mountain is made up of 72 mountains rising to 1500 meters.
Located in the region of Song Mountain, Shaolin Temple is famed for its association with Chinese martial arts and especially with Shaolin Kung Fu. It is the Mahayana Buddhist monastery arguably best known to the Western World. Shaolin Temple is also famous for its Pagoda Forest, which is listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Henan National Museum
One of the oldest and largest museums in China, Henan National Museum is a history and art museum featuring a collection of over 130,000 pieces of cultural relics. The museum is also home to a number of relics of natural history including dinosaur bones and fossils.