Chongsheng Three Pagodas
Dynamic Yunnan is an enormous land that holds many natural wonders. Erhai lake, Cang mountain, Jade dragon snow mountain, etc. Meanwhile, visitors can also explore the colorful cultural heritage – Chongsheng Three Pagodas. Come and look at the travel information listed below!
Explore Cultural Heritage in Yunnan-Chongsheng Three Pagodas
Located near the ancient town of Dali, Yunnan, Chongsheng Three Pagodas are an ensemble of three independent pagodas. They’re also at the east foot of the tenth peak of the massive Cang mountains, facing the west shore of Erhai Lake.
As for the three pagodas, the large pagoda – Qianxun Pagoda (千寻塔), is a 16-storey one with a height of 69.13 m. However, the smaller northern pagoda and the southern one were built both in octagonal with 10 storeys and a height of 42.19 m. Basically, they enjoy high reputation of Buddhism. Thus, visitors can have a better understanding of Chinese Buddhism as well as local culture.
Historically, the three pagodas constructed for the reasons of advocating Buddhism as well as dominating riddled floods in the area. According to local Buddhism culture, Buddhist pagoda can dominate beasts who control natural things such as flood. Therefore, they are famous symbol of Buddhism in Yunnan province.
As one of the cultural heritage in Dali, Chongsheng Three Pagodas can definitely enhance your travel experience. Should you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Explore China Tibet travel service team. Our email address: [email protected] !