Known for its  craftsmanship and brilliant opalescent colors, Dehua Ceramics is an enduring gem located in the heart of China’s Fujian Province. Visitors come to Dehua to see the magnificent works of art that have been celebrated over the centuries. From fine porcelain figures to elegant tea sets, each piece has a story of tradition and innovation. Visitors are drawn to the fascinating workshops where skilled artisans create and fire these works of art, preserving ancient traditions and incorporating a modern aesthetic. Exploring the ancient streets of Dehua, visitors will immerse themselves in the rich history of Chinese ceramics and discover the secrets behind the region’s famous art. Dehua, with its peaceful scenery and vibrant culture, attracts tourists who want to experience the spirit of Chinese art treasures.

Quanzhou Dehua Jiuxian Mountain Scenic Area 4A Scenic Area

Jiuxian Mountain Scenic Area in Dehua, Fujian is located at the junction of Chishui, Shangyong and Daming townships in the northwest of Dehua County, the ancient porcelain capital of China. It is 35 kilometers away from the county seat and 1,658 meters above sea level. According to the county annals, nine Taoist priests lived here in the past to practice Taoism, hence the name. There are strange rocks standing on the mountain, strange rocks are everywhere, and the peaks and mountains are beautiful. The famous ones include Yong’an Rock, Longchi, Lingjiu Rock and Xianqiping. It was originally a Taoist place, and later it was occupied by Buddhism. In the Ming Dynasty, temples were built at Yong’an Rock and Lingjiu Rock. Today, only the remains of the wooden temple and a Maitreya statue remain. There are also many mythological monuments and more than 40 poems and inscriptions. There is also the Jiuxian Mountain Scenic Area in Rizhao, Shandong, which is separated from Wulian Mountain by a ravine. It is known as “as strange as Mount Huang, as beautiful as Mount Tai, and as dangerous as Mount Huashan”.

Address: Mingai Village, Chishui Town, Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

Jiuxian Mountain

 

Quanzhou Dehua Shiniu Mountain Scenic Area 4A Scenic Area National Geopark

Shiniu Mountain Scenic Area is located in Shuikou Town in the northeastern part of Dehua County, Fujian Province, about 40 kilometers away from the county seat. It is named because the main peak of the boulder looks like a cow looking up to the sky and roaring. Shiniu Mountain is a typical and complete radial volcanic collapse basin with rich geological relic resources such as subvolcanic rock landforms. It is one of the two radial ancient volcanic eruptions in China. The scenic spot is famous for its dangerous peaks, strange rocks, strange trees, secluded caves, high waterfalls, beautiful water and luxuriant bamboos. It has been awarded the title of “National Forest Park”, “National Geological Park”, “National Water Conservancy Scenic Area”, and “National 4A”. “Level Tourist Attraction” and other honorary titles.

Address: Huban Village, Shuikou Town, Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

Shiniu Mountain

Daiyun Mountain Nature Reserve

 

Fujian Daiyun Mountain National Nature Reserve is located in Dehua County, Fujian Province. The main peak is 1,856 meters. It is the second highest peak in Fujian Province and is known as the “Roof of Central Fujian”. The peaks are as high as the sky and stretch for thousands of miles across southern Fujian. The mountains are verdant and majestic. It is an ideal place for mountaineers. The main protection objects of Daiyun Mountain are the large-area naturally distributed native Huangshan pine forest, the typical mountain forest ecosystem on the southeast coast, the origin of insect and plant model specimens, wild orchid plant resources, biodiversity and endangered animal and plant species, with a total area of 13472.4 hectares.

Address: Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

Daiyun Mountain

Daixian Waterfall

 

Daixian Waterfall is located in Shuikou Town, Dehua County, Fujian Province, 25 kilometers away from the county seat. Daixian Waterfall originates from the foot of Shiniu Mountain at an altitude of 1,782 meters in the eastern part of Dehua County. The stream flows through the majestic Feixian Peak and plunges down 184.053 meters. It is known as the “First Waterfall in East China”. The waterfall cascades down in two parts, the Daixian Falls in the east and the Youlou Falls in the west. Daixian Waterfall flows down rapidly, with a sound like thunder and extraordinary majesty. The Youlou Waterfall is 110 meters wide and looks like a silver blanket inlaid on a boulder. When exposed to direct sunlight, it looks like a drooping bead curtain. The two places complement each other and are particularly spectacular. Daixian Waterfall is one of the largest waterfalls in Fujian Province and rare in the country.

Address: Shuikou Town, Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

Daixian Waterfall (2) Daixian Waterfall (1)

Dehua National Treasure Yunlong Valley Scenic Area 3A Scenic Area

 

Yunlong Valley is located slightly southwest of the central part of Dehua, the porcelain capital of China, next to Provincial Highway 206, 15 kilometers away from Dehua county, and has convenient transportation. The scenic spot is laid out according to the “one belt and four zones”, namely the canyon recreational zone, pastoral experience zone, religious sightseeing zone, leisure resort zone, and ecological adventure zone, with a total area of 5,000 acres. There are more than 1,200 kinds of higher plants, more than 100 kinds of large fungi, and more than 100 kinds of inland vertebrates in the scenic area, showing the unique biodiversity of Daiyun Mountain. It is a natural forest oxygen bar; the magical Jiulong River and the magical monster in the stream. Stones, complex primeval forests, and ingenious large and small wine jars give birth to the beautiful canyon scenery; lotus, cherry blossoms, water lilies, azalea, maple leaves, crape myrtle and other four-season flowers and plants form a beautiful poetic landscape world.

Address: Guobao Township, Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

Yunlonggu Yunlonggu 2

Fujian Dehua Shiniu Mountain National Forest Park

 

Dehua Shiniu Mountain Scenic Area in Quanzhou City, Fujian Province is located in the northeast of Dehua County, Fujian Province, in the middle section of the Daiyun Mountains. The main peak is located in Shuikou Town, with an altitude of 1,782 meters and a total area of 8,411 hectares. It consists of Shiniu Mountain, Daixian and Chanxi. Scenic area composition. It is located in the subtropical maritime monsoon climate zone, with an average annual precipitation of about 1,800 mm, making it one of the rainiest areas in our province. In December 2003, it was approved as a national forest park by the State Forestry Administration. It is located in the central part of Fujian Province and northwest of Quanzhou City, with east longitude 117°55′-118°32′ and north latitude 25°23′-25°56′. It borders Yongtai County and Xianyou County of Putian City to the east, Yongchun County to the south, Datian County to the west, and Youxi County to the north.

Address: Huban Village, Shuikou Street, Shuikou Town, Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

 

Fujian Provincial Party Committee Former Site Memorial Hall 2A Scenic Area

 

The former site of the Fujian Provincial Party Committee (Banli) is located at the foothills of Shiniu Mountain in the southeast of Shuikou Town, Dehua County, at the junction of Yongtai and Xianyou. It is more than 900 meters above sea level. It is surrounded by mountains on all sides, with crisscrossing ravines and dangerous terrain. It is a remote place with extremely harsh environmental conditions. Village. In December 2016, it was selected into the “National Red Tourist Attractions List”. In July 2002, the former site of the Provincial Party Committee (Banli) was named the third batch of municipal-level patriotic education bases in Quanzhou City. In June 2003, it was named the patriotic education base in Fujian Province.

Address: Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

 

Dehua County Daixian Lake Water Conservancy Scenic Area National Water Conservancy Scenic Area

 

Daixian Lake National Water Conservancy Scenic Area in Dehua County was listed as the eighth batch of national key cultural relics protection units in 2008. Daixian Lake National Water Conservancy Scenic Area is located in Shuikou and Nancheng Towns in the eastern part of Dehua County, with a total area of 35 square kilometers. The scenic area takes the streams of Shuikou and Nancheng towns as the main line, and runs through the four areas of Daixian Lake Leisure Area (Chongkou Reservoir), Daixian Waterfall Sightseeing Area, Rafting Adventure Area and Hot Spring Resort into “one water belt and four areas”. “area” landscape combination. The “four areas” are closely connected and have complementary resources. It is a water conservancy scenic spot integrating features such as quiet lakes, stunning waterfalls, dangerous streams, and strange springs.

Address: Nancheng Town, Shuikou Town, Eastern Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

 

Dehua County Ceramics Museum

 

The Dehua County Ceramics Museum is the first professional ceramics museum in Fujian Province with complete information. It is an important window for Dehua County to promote ceramic culture and display exquisite ceramic craftsmanship and long ceramic history. Dehua County Ceramics Museum is located in Tangzhaishan Forest Park, adjacent to the Ceramics Institute. Covering an area of 82 acres, the building has a construction area of 5,700 m2. It is a two-story antique building with a frame structure and contains six exhibition halls, academic lecture halls, reference rooms, warehouses, and monitoring rooms. The museum currently has a collection of more than 5,000 items, including 10 national first-level cultural relics, 5 second-level cultural relics, and 408 third-level cultural relics.

Address: Tangzhai Mountain, Xunzhong Town, Dehua County, Fujian Province

Dehua County Ceramics Museum

Longmentan Reservoir

 

Longmentan Reservoir is located in Xiabi Shiru Village, Dehua County. It is the leading reservoir in the cascade development of the Longmentan Water Diversion Project. In Longmentan Lake District, Sugeling in the northeast and Gongling in the southwest form a ring to the northwest, and the inner and outer lakes in the southeast. The inner lake is round like the rising sun, and the outer lake is curved like a crescent moon. Seven hills protrude from the north and south sides of the lake, stretching into the lake. Inside, seven small islands or peninsulas are formed, like seven green pearls scattered on the lake; the scale light, the sunset, the mirage, as well as the carp island, crocodiles playing in the water, and turtles hatching in spring, make people feel like they are in the jade paradise of Yaotai , lingering.

Address: Xiabi Shiru Village, Dehua County, Quanzhou City, Fujian Province

Longmentan Reservoir (2)Longmentan Reservoir