From all bright places about Chengde one of the most impressing is the mountain the Forge Hammer for the sake of which survey many trips to China are made. This rocky column, more very narrow in the basis, than above, towers on height more than 20 m and is stuck actually round by souvenir trays and the booths selling its small copies from metal and a vest with its image. To a concordant legend, this mountain – the stiffened needle of a dragon thrust in gorny peak to make in it an opening through which the sea could leak. Tourist literature usually holds back similarity of the mountain to a phallus, but in local folklore this similarity is widely beaten. Fall the mountain, one of parables argues, local men in China what will have difficulties with a potentiality will suffer.
The mountain the Forge Hammer (CNY 20) is in several kilometres of walking from Pulesa. To reach it it is possible and on a ropeway (CNY 40) from which height fascinating views of vicinities open. From South side at the bottom of the mountain the Frog rock – a stone reminding the sitting frog towers. The rock can disappoint you with the simple form, but two-kilometre walk to it delivers you mass of pleasant emotions that will make unforgettable tourist rest in China. Among other rocky formations which it is possible to reach on foot, interest represent the mountain Arkhatov on East side of the river, reminding the Reclining Buddha, and peak the Cap of the Monk, rising to the sky in 4 km to the South from the city. It is the most top point in this area. To reach peak it is better on are great – on the South on Chechzhanla (Chezhan Lu). And later it is already possible and to reach Shanghai where it is simple to rent cheap flats in China at the Yellow Sea.
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