Yunmeng Mountain National Forest Park (云蒙山国家森林公园)

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Yunmeng Mountain is one of the most well-known, picturesque mountains in suburban Beijing, and the topography of the forest park is extremely unique

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Admission: 35 RMB
Opening Hours: Peak Season: 7:00-19:00
Off-season: 7:00-19:00
Phone: +86 10 61622482
Best Time to Visit: July to August
Recommended Time for a Visit: 1 Day

Description

Located at the junction of the Miyun District and the Huairou District in Beijing, Yunmeng Mountain ("Yun" means being cloudy and "Meng" means being misty), also known as "Small Yellow Mountain (Mt. Huangshan's Miniature)", is a famous scenic spot as well as a famous national forest park in Beijing, with beautiful natural scenery like lofty and steep hills, secluded and tranquil valleys, rummy and fantastic peaks and rocks, flying waterfalls and winding streams, capricious clouds and mist, exuberant and luxuriant forest plants and flowers. Since the park was opened at the end of March, people can overlook apricot blossom all over the mountain from the Jiangjun Tower (the General Tower), enjoying the magnificent scene of the Great Wall wandering in the flower-covered mountain.
 
Yunmeng Mountain National Forest Park covers a land of 2208 acres in the western part of the Miyun, with the main peak being 1414 meters high. The forest is exuberant, the plants are luxuriant, and the wild animals and plants are abundant. The cover rate of the forest is more than 91 percent. The average temperature is 20 to 24 degree centigrade. You can feel cool and comfortable in the park and can appreciate views in every season. It is really a place with more beauty than one can take in.
 
It is a sequester place with rummy hills, characterized as being majestic, steep, fantastic, secluded and open. The experts conferred "Mt. Huangshan's miniature" after their on-the-spot investigation. The most striking characteristic which is superior to Mt. Huangshan is its misty clouds and exuberant forests. The wonder of "The Three Seas"(the sea of forests, clouds and flowers) is rare in Beijing.

Map

Address: Houshanbao Village, Liulimiao Town, Miyun District, Beijing

Transportation:

Take Bus No. 916 or 936 (Dongzhimenwai-Huairou Bus Station), and then transfer to a small bus to the Yunmengshan National Forest Park.

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