Seven Star Crags (Qixing Yan), Zhaoqing

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Take a boat ride to marvel at the natural wonder of Seven Star Crags (Qixing Yan), a special tree-dotted limestone hill formation rising around a lake. Resembling the Big Dipper constellation of seven stars, this area, with its pagodas and fish feeding spots, makes a popular day trip about 4 km (2.5 mi) north of Zhaoqing. Walk along paved scenic paths crossing numerous stone bridges, climb some of the crags, or opt to rent a bike or rowboat. Trees on the lakeshore provide a great deal of shade, while souvenir shops play traditional Chinese music. You can visit a small cave system there or cross a swing bridge at an additional cost. Plan your visit to Seven Star Crags (Qixing Yan) and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Zhaoqing travel tool.
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  • Very scenic - the pictures say it all! Can easily spend an entire day here if you really want to visit all the sites and hike up the crags. Be prepared for some rather steep steps though. Weather...  more »
  • I really enjoyed the time here and walking around. We had a perfect day with blue sky and a lot of sun. Don’t forget your protection, otherwise you get burned. I also recommend to spend the 5RMB for....  more »

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