Guangdong First Peak Tourist Scenic Spot

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Guangdong First Peak Tourist Scenic Spot

Guangdong First Peak Tourist Scenic Area is the largest oasis on the Tropic of Cancer. It has a large area of primitive forests, stable forest ecosystem, dense evergreen broad-leaved forests, continuous streams throughout the year, and numerous deep pool waterfalls. Shikengkong in the scenic area is the highest peak in Guangdong, with an elevation of 1902 meters.

The content of negative air ions is the highest in Guangdong Province and rare in China. Old primitive forests, mysterious mountain canyons, peculiar karst landforms, rare wildlife, hot mineral springs and picturesque waterfalls constitute the first peak of Guangdong Province, which is "heroic, strange, dangerous, beautiful, open, Austrian and secluded".

geographical environment

Guangdong First Peak Primitive Forest Scenic Area is located in Nanling National Nature Reserve, 220 kilometers away from Guangzhou, with an area of 138 square kilometers.

Between dusk and dusk, climbing to the top of the pole, clouds and sunrise, changing rapidly, magnificent and colorful, sometimes mirages of clouds and mirages, hidden in the rainbow, always bring visitors a variety of reverie.

In the scenic area, there are deep valleys, long streams, continuous waterfalls, a waterfall scene, gorgeous and spectacular, clear water quality, fresh air, like a long landscape gallery, moving. Spring is like the sea, summer waterfalls and springs, autumn forests are dyed, winter silver wrapped.

Relying on the natural ecology, it highlights the characteristics of subtropical biological gene pool. There are more than 2,000 species of plants, including the largest primitive forest in Guangdong, the mangrove forest sea, the vast expanse of ancient trees, verdant pine and cypress, alpine azalea, Nanling single bamboo, exotic flowers and weeds, rare birds and animals, which are pleasing to the eye. The freshness of negative ion breath is the favorite of tourists to the first peak. The average air negative ion content of Tianquan Falls is more than 40,000/cm3, up to 105,700/cm3, which is the most famous "negative ion holy place" in the province.

Main attractions

Six scenic spots and experience areas have been planned and constructed in the scenic area, namely, Shikengkong Tourist Area, Taiping Dongyao Village, Weijia River Valley, Tianquan Waterfall, Tianquan Alpine Hot Spring and First Peak Drifting. They are magnificent, vigorous, heroic, elegant, gentle and stretching. Guangdong First Peak Primitive Forest Scenic Area is like a brilliant pearl, reflecting in the lofty Nanling Mountains.

Kongkong Scenic Area of Shikeng, First Peak

The highest mountain in Guangdong Province is 1902 meters above sea level. There are four scenic spots along the way up the mountain (Tianlong Drinking Water Scenic Area, Tianmen Gallery Scenic Area, Tianxing Bridge Scenic Area, Ethnic Village Scenic Area)

Hot Spring Health District

There are more than 20 hot spring pools of various types in the hot spring area of Guangdong Province, which is the highest mountain forest hot springs at elevation. It can provide supporting services such as health care, cleaning, sunbathing and medicine bathing.

Tianquan Waterfall Ornamental Area

Primitive forests are dense, streams are continuous in all seasons, deep pools and waterfalls are numerous, and rare plants are abundant, with negative ions content of 105,000 per cubic centimeter, which is known as "natural oxygen bar". Tourists can pick Ganoderma lucidum, agaric and mushrooms. Accept the natural green food bestowed by nature.

Canyon drift zone

Guangdong Province has the highest elevation Canyon drifting, drifting 5.5 kilometers in length, with a drop of up to 80 meters. It is thrilling, exciting, romantic and enjoys the pleasure of being close to nature.

Rope Ferry Area

Flying in the forests and canyons, challenging ourselves, embracing nature, and fully feeling the unique feeling of "the vast sea leaps by fish, the sky is high and the birds fly".


Canyon exploration and stream tracing are free places for natural exploration and challenge. The area along the rugged mountain road, vine climbing, steep stone wall circling down, full of lush vegetation, Yin Waterfall Bitan.

Campfire Evening Area

When night falls, the bonfires in the area are burning, sitting around the bonfires, watching Yao folk dances, singing and dancing with Yao mountain sisters, and preparing various game programs with the participation of the audience, you will have an unforgettable night.

Taiping Dong Yaozhai

Located on the hillside of the peak, far away from the noise, the fragrance of rice flowers, fishes and duckweeds, fences, women and dogs, it is a unique interpretation of customs; ancestral halls, old houses and ploughs constitute a unique landscape, visitors can freely experience Yao folk customs and freehand brushwork.

Elegant lodging area

Tianquan Resort has nearly 200 guest rooms of various types, of which 14 are Spanish-style villas built in accordance with the romantic style and mountains. The villas are luxuriously decorated with independent hot spring pools. There are also Yao family style wooden house villas with strong Yao characteristics. The villas have unique style and reasonable decoration layout. You can fully feel the peculiarities of Yao folk houses when you stay in them.

Special products in scenic spots

Yuanwu sweet potato in Qingyuan

Yuanwu taro is produced in Yuanwu administrative area of Chaotian Town. When the taro is cut open, it can be seen that the taro meat is covered with small red tendons, similar to areca pattern, which is called areca taro in cultivation. The mother taro is oval, and the seed taro is 5 to 8. It mainly produces mother taro, generally weighing 1000-1500 grams per unit and up to 2500 grams in size. The white and soft taro meat is the best quality. It is rich in protein, carbohydrate (starch), higher calcium and certain vitamins.

Taro body is round but not sharp, fleshy and strong, after boiling, sweet taro is rich and smooth, no less than Lipu taro.

Scenic food

Beijiang River Fresh Banquet

With fresh Beijiang River specialty as the main raw material, a wide range of varieties, according to your choice. Because of its natural texture and delicious taste, steaming is the main method of cooking. Oil, salt, ginger and onion are enough. If seasoning is used too much, it will conceal its original taste, which is the same as the devastating treasure.

Tea congee

Rake up fresh tea, fried peanuts and ginger and add boiling porridge to make it. Sweet fragrance can be seen in the slight bitterness, which can stimulate body fluid and quench thirst, and clear away heat and heat.

Gold-medal Soybean Oil Chicken

Authentic Qingyuan Ma Chicken, cooked in secret soybean oil for more than one hour, maintained the original chicken flavor and tasted tender and smooth.

Yang Shan chicken

Guangdong Province, one of the eight excellent chicken breeds, has a long history of breeding, its body is beautiful, muscle. Full, tender and smooth meat, delicious, golden and attractive skin color, crisp, sweet and delicious skin, but also has strong disease resistance, good adaptability and other characteristics.

There are two types: one is plain chicken represented by Libu Town; the other is mountain chicken represented by Jiangying Town. The former belongs to small chicken species, while the latter belongs to medium chicken species. Feeding method is mainly grazing, feeding maize, so it has the characteristics of yellowish hair, pecking yellow, foot yellow, skin yellow, breast, leg, muscle plump. Therefore, the white-cut chicken made is tender, thin skin, fragrant, tender and crisp bone, long chewing is not delicate, unique flavor, and it is a high-level dish of restaurant banquet.

Nanling vegetable

Nanling vegetable is unique in that it tastes fresh and crisp, not as stagnant as the vegetables sold in metropolitan areas. Especially frosted vegetables, whether used for stir-frying or hot pot, taste very sweet.

Because there are no factories, no agricultural production bases, rare modern food killers such as chemical fertilizers and pesticides, the soil is still pure and primitive. All vegetables are planted in the open space in front of and behind houses by mountain farmers. Farmer manure is applied to them, which grows slowly and sells in a general way, but tastes first-class.

Common vegetable varieties in Nanling include cabbage, lettuce, yellow bud white, Shanghai green, bamboo tube green, rape, glass lettuce, Hunan old mustard, red and white radish, etc.

Tongguan pear

Tongguan pear is a rare and precious fruit in Yangshan County. Its characteristics are as follows: (1) The fruit is huge and the weight of a single fruit can reach 2.5-3 kg. (2) The peel is thin and smooth, the flesh is tender and juicy, the taste is sweet and sweet. (3) The fruit is delicate and the flesh is white. It will not change color in summer after being opened. Over the years, it has been rated as "high quality fruit of Guangdong Province". Tongguan pear is a traditional precious tribute in history. General Fan Chao of the Han Dynasty dedicated it to the emperor. Zheng Shichao of the Qing Dynasty ruled by iron pen also bought Tongguan pear to pay tribute to the emperor every year. Hence, Tongguan pear is also called "Emperor pear" and "the first treasure of our country".

Corn and wheat soup

Corn - Yangshan is rich in corn, which is the most corn-producing County in Guangdong Province. Yangshan people grind corn into flour and boil it into paste with water, which is called "wheat soup" by local people. Its fragrance is delicious and nutritious. Yangshan people used to feed on this for many years. The healthy and ruddy girls in the mountain area are just the effect of "Macy Soup".

Tourism information

Self driving

Guangzhou Luochongwei Direction - Guangqing Expressway - Qingyuan City - Qinglian Expressway - Yangshan County Town Entrance along Guangdong First Peak Road Sign can reach Guangdong First Peak Tourism Scenic Spot.


You can take the Guangzhou-Yangshan Bus at Guangzhou Provincial Station for about 70 yuan, or the Guangzhou-Yangshan Bus at Luochongwei Passenger Station for about 65 yuan. After getting off, Yangshan Station can take a 2 yuan rickshaw to the second construction parking lot (opposite the first peak building obliquely), and then transfer to Yangshan to Tianquan Resort. The ticket is 10 yuan, which runs every 40 minutes.

Related events

On December 5, 2016, the National Tourism Administration held a press conference, which was severely warned in the list of 4A scenic spots.