柔川

Level :AAA

Tel :24789175755

Address :Taizhou City, Zhejiang Province Huangyan District Lantou Township

Introduction

Yutou, whose ancient name was Rouji, and some people also called it Rouchuan, is located in the upstream of Huangyan Changtan hydropower station, its forest coverage rate reaches 88.7%, that’s why it is called as a true “Natural Oxygen Bar”. Its main river channel, Rouji Stream, which stretches more than twenty kilometers, belongs to one of the principle branches of Yongning River. Rouchuan scenic spot is a combination of rural tourism which combines with beautiful landscape, history and culture, antiquity rhyme and leisure experience. Its core scenic spots include Beach Street, Two Banks Three Degrees Prime Extension Base, Four-season Picking Garden, Dongwu Camping base, etc. 1.5 square kilometers are covered in this area. In the tourism area, you could find four traditional cultures, Farming culture, Confucian culture, Taoism culture and the modern architecture culture. Rouchuan Academy, founded by Huang Chaoran, the great Confucianist of the Southern Song Dynasty, was meant to educate villagers, and the remains are carefully retained; Zhao boyun, the seventh generation’s posterity of Zhao kuangyin, was buried here, and you could still see the tomb from here; Rouchuan area has been greatly influenced by Taoism. Huangxi, the man who saved people from a fire, was canonized the officer of this area. Its ancestral temple has been regarded as a divine place of Taoism. The ancient stage, ancient stone, ancient stone tiger in the temple are well retained, and the ancient camphor trees which are more than 800 years old are also preserved in this area. The construction style of Beach Street is significant, the ancient and traditional workshops remains the style of the old street, while the fresh and modern art shops indicate the vitality of the street. Folk experience activities like “Celebrating Spring Festival”, “Ten-mile dowry”, fruit picking, family wandering are available. Besides, introduced from Taiwan, the exploring scenic spot-- Two Banks Three Degrees, as the first “Three degree quality education” model practice base in Mainland China has been built with more than 30 outdoor activities such as military training, mountain training, water training, and so on. It has become an important outdoor training base in Taizhou.