Mount Tianzhu - also known as Mount Wan - is a prominent mountain located in the Anhui province's Qianshan County in Anqing City. Its name translates to "heaven pillar mount" and some of its older names include Mount Huo, Mount...more
Mount Tianzhu - also known as Mount Wan - is a prominent mountain located in the Anhui province's Qianshan County in Anqing City. Its name translates to "heaven pillar mount" and some of its older names include Mount Huo, Mount Heng and Taiyue. Soaring over 1,700 metres into the sky, Mount Tianzhu features a total of 45 peaks, of which the tallest measures up to 1,760 metres in height. The history of the mountain can be traced as far back as 106 BC, when the emperor of the Han Dynasty named Mount Tianzhu "the Southern Mountain". It is amongst one of the very first key scenic spots in China and has been declared a National civilized forest park as well as a National 4A-level tourist area. The stunning scenery of the mountainside provides breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes, providing ample picture-perfect photography opportunities for photography enthusiasts. For nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, Mount Tianzhu is a must-visit attraction when travelling in Tianzhu.
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The highest peak – Tianzhu Peak – and the surrounding views
Though prayer facilities at Mount Tianzhu will be unavailable for Muslim travellers, plenty of private space is available to make use of during prayer times. Mosques near Mount Tianzhu in Tianzhu include the Anqing Mosque which is the main mosque located close to the Tianzhu scenic area.
Halal food near Mount Tianzhu will be limited, but a few Muslim-owned Halal restaurants near Mount Tianzhu will be available around the Tianzhu scenic area in city of Anqing. Vegetarian options are also available at some of the other restaurants in the area but it is recommended that Muslim travellers enquire about how food is prepared prior to dining.