Gongdian Hotel

Middle-Jiefang Road, Pingliang, Gansu, 744000, China | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Pingliang

Sacred mountain ..emperor meets God.

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant

17

... monks and nuns. The fit climbed up the very steep stairs to the top temples and hanging bridges. Those of us not so adventurous enjoyed exploring the central plateau, reached by bus, exploring the terraces, lighting incense at the temples, enjoying the views up and down the mountain and riding down on the cable car. One of the best days of the whole ...

A tasty hotpot

A travel blog entry by serialtraveler

... us – must have been different shift – and our picture was not up on the wall. No celebrity treatment. However, the food was twice as tasty as our previous visit and half the price. (Think the bigger group and fewer beers might have ...

Mt Kongtong revisited

A travel blog entry by murrayrudd

22

... about putting in a full writing day today but decided to do the hike up Mt Kongtong again along with some of the new people.

The stairs felt a bit easier today but there were still lots of them. We visited the highest peak this time, so spent the whole day walking more or less.

There were fewer people on the mountain today and it was generally quieter with the exception of ...

A climb to Heaven

A travel blog entry by serialtraveler

1

Spent the day climbing Kongtong Mountain – the most important peak in the Taoist universe. A steep climb up through the forest to the main complex of temples on the mountain. First the Archway to Heaven, then ladder to Heaven and finally Heaven City – we'd made it to Heaven!! Lots of little shrines and amazing views. Strolled along to find a few pagodas in the forest ...

Mountain top temples (updated)

A travel blog entry by murrayrudd

36

... a real pain. One might think that essentially being a national religious monument that the people going there would be a bit quiet and enjoy the serenity. Unfortunately not. There was yelling and monkey calls between people in the forests, little girls with clickers, cell phones, family arguments, and just a non-stop din when the local tourists were close. For many of the families there, it just seemed they were incapable of keeping quiet. Because it was not ...

Location

This hotel, located on Middle-Jiefang Road, Pingliang, is near Zhangshiyan Scenic Area.
Map this hotel
     

    TripAdvisor Reviews Gongdian Hotel Pingliang

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Other places to stay in Pingliang