Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Xinyang Jingangtai National Geopark, Henan

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_2833

This geopark is located in southeastern Shangcheng County, Henan Province, and it includes Dabieshan Peak (1,584 m). It became a national geopark in 2005. The geopark consists of the Jingangtai and Tangquanchi scenic districts. The attractions include volcanoes, cones, craters, stone forests, gorges, peak clusters, isolated peaks, peak walls, long cliffs, V-shaped and U-shaped valleys, fractured valleys, narrow passes and waterfalls.

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