Yuntai Mountain is located in Xiuwu County, Jiaozuo City, about 80 kilometers northeast of Luoyang City, with a total area of 240 square kilometers. It has eleven major scenic spots with distinctive features and rich connotations. It has not only rich water features of Taihang Mountains, but also geological and geomorphic landscapes like canyons and a long history and culture. It combines scientific and aesthetic values. It is a slightly popular science eco-tourism boutique scenic spot in Henan Province , because of the precipitous mountain, the peak between the school year-round cloud lock fog and named.
Yuntai mountain began to be investigated and demonstrated in 1983, and was officially developed in 1985. In December 1987, it was determined as a provincial scenic spot by the people’s Government of Henan Province. In May 1993, it was rated as a national forest park by the Ministry of forestry, and in January 1994, it was rated as a national key scenic spot by the State Council. In August 1998, it was rated as a national Macaque Nature Reserve by the State Council. In December 2001, it was named National Geopark by the Ministry of land and resources. In September 2002, it was rated as a National Water Conservancy Scenic Spot by the Ministry of water resources. In December 2002, it was rated as a national AAAAA tourist area by the National Tourism Administration. In February 2004, it was rated as the World Geopark by UNESCO, and in January 2006, it was rated as the National Natural Heritage by the Ministry of construction. In May 2007, it was rated as a national AAAAA tourist attraction by the National Tourism Administration. In March 2009, it was jointly selected as the civilized scenic spot by the central civilization office, the Ministry of housing and urban rural development and the National Tourism Administration. In March 2010, Yuntaishan was recognized as a well-known trademark by the State Administration for Industry and commerce. In July 2010, Yuntaishan Tourism Development Co., Ltd. was awarded the annual (first) Henan provincial governor quality award by Henan Provincial People’s government. On September 20, 2011, it was awarded the title of national advanced quality unit by the General Administration of quality supervision, inspection and quarantine
In the scenic spot, there is Yuntai waterfall, the highest waterfall in Asia with a single drop of meters, Hongshi gorge, the first Qixia gorge in China, tanpu gorge, the first beautiful water in China, Wang Wei, the great poet of Tang Dynasty, who wrote a famous saying that he knew his brother’s climbing place from afar, and there is Zhuyu peak with one person less than Zhuyu, Fenglin gorge, which integrates the beauty of mountains and the charm of water, is praised as a lake and water on earth Among them, Yuntai Tianchi is the best place for eco-tourism in Qinglong gorge and the first Grand Canyon in Yuntai. In May, Xiuwu County Tourism Administration changed its name to Yuntai Mountain Scenic Area Administration of Xiuwu County, which is a scientific institution and self-supporting institution.
Jiaozuo’s climate is characterized by diversity. It belongs to the typical warm temperate continental monsoon climate. It has four distinct seasons, abundant phenology, abundant rainfall and sufficient sunshine. It is also located on the sunny slope of Taihang Mountain and on the sunny Bank of the Yellow River. At the same time, it is affected by topography, topography and climate, forming a local microclimate. Therefore, there is not only a large area of bamboo forest in the northernmost part of China, but also a rare species of Pinus bungeana in the southernmost part of China, and a large number of wild species such as Taxus, Ginkgo biloba and Quercus huashanensis. Huaishan medicine, huaidihuang medicine, huainiuxi medicine and huaichrysanthemum medicine are four famous Huaiyao medicines. They were first recorded in compendium of Materia Medica. They enjoy a high reputation at home and abroad. Jiaozuo, which is popular at home and abroad, has a rich history and culture. It is one of the earliest residences of human beings and also the main birthplace of Yellow River culture. From the legendary Nuwa mending the sky, the Yellow Emperor praying for the sky, to Shennong to taste them Baicao, play the game here.