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Shanglinhu Yue Kiln Ruins

 

Shanglinhu Yueyao Site is located in the upper forest lake area of ​​Xiqiao Mountain, Minghe Town, Cixi City (formerly Yuyao County), and is one of the main producing areas of Yue Kiln Celadon. Because the ancient land belongs to Yuezhou, it is named Yueyao. Since 1957, the Zhejiang Provincial Cultural Relics Management Committee and the Beijing Palace Museum have repeatedly investigated and found ancient kiln around the upper forest lake of Cixi, Gushui Lake, Baiyang Lake, Duhu Lake (Lidu Lake) and Gu Yinding Lake (now Pengdong). More than 120 locations. Shanglin Lake is the most concentrated, along the lake Muxiwan, Qiushan Mountain, Qibaiwan, Huangqi Mountain, Yanzikun, Lotus Heart, Dog Head Neck Mountain, Datoutou, Chenzishan, Wujiaxi, Zhoujiatun, etc., the kiln is densely covered. The firing began in the Eastern Han Dynasty and flourished in the Tang and Five Dynasties and extended to the Song Dynasty. Shanglinhu Yueyao Celadon is deeply loved by all countries in the world. Since the Tang and Song Dynasties, it has been exported to North Korea, Japan and Arabia and other countries and regions in Minnesota (Ningbo), in India, Iran, Egypt and Japan. The celadon relics produced in the Yuehu Lake on the kiln were unearthed and became the bridge and messenger of Ningbo's foreign trade and cultural exchanges. Shanglin Lake is nestled in the embrace of the mountains. The lakeshore is full of twists and turns, and the lake is surrounded by blue waves. The surrounding mountains are steep and the fruit is rich. Hunan's Lushan Mountain, also known as Xianju Mountain, has been said to have been a fairyland in the mountains. The mountains are extremely quiet, the trails are winding, the streams are flowing, the birds are humming, and they are calm and calm. At the time of the flood season, the waterfall plunges like a white dance. In addition, there are places of interest such as Duhu, Baiyang Lake, Wulei Temple and Jinxian Temple in Hudong, which add infinite interest and thoughts. Especially in the summer, Yang Mei is heavily pressed against the branches, full of mountains and red, tempting tourists to drool. The best tourist season for the Shanglinhu Yue Kiln site is in the late spring and early summer, preferably at the end of June. At this time, the mountains are more green and the water is more clear. The price of the boat crossing the river is cheaper. At this time, as long as each visitor pays 10 yuan for the return boat. If you are smart enough, you can also bargain with the locals who pick up the bayberry at this time, and it is even cheaper. At this time, it is also the season of Yangmei harvest. At this time, going to Shanglin Lake, you can not only enjoy the green mountains and green water, but also enjoy the delicious bayberry.

 

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Shanglinhu Yueyao Site is located in the upper forest lake area of ​​Xiqiao Mountain, Minghe Town, Cixi City (formerly Yuyao County), and is one of the main producing areas of Yue Kiln Celadon. Because the ancient land belongs to Yuezhou, it is named Yueyao. Since 1957, the Zhejiang Provincial Cultural Relics Management Committee and the Beijing Palace Museum have repeatedly investigated and found ancient kiln around the upper forest lake of Cixi, Gushui Lake, Baiyang Lake, Duhu Lake (Lidu Lake) and Gu Yinding Lake (now Pengdong). More than 120 locations. Shanglin Lake is the most concentrated, along the lake Muxiwan, Qiushan Mountain, Qibaiwan, Huangqi Mountain, Yanzikun, Lotus Heart, Dog Head Neck Mountain, Datoutou, Chenzishan, Wujiaxi, Zhoujiatun, etc., the kiln is densely covered. The firing began in the Eastern Han Dynasty and flourished in the Tang and Five Dynasties and extended to the Song Dynasty.

Traffic

Take the Cixi Bus 203, 205 and get off at Youyuan Station.

Ticket

5 yuan / person

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Attractions address

Ningbo Shanghe Town, Xiqiao Mountain, Minghe Town, Cixi City, Ningbo