In Baotailong holiday resort, there are scenic areas like drifting in the Taishan underground rift valley, wetland, water golf, European marriage theme park, and the largest birds releasing park in China.

Taishan underground rift valley, the fracture zone of the mountain ranges of Mt. Tai and Culai mountain, is 1,300 meters long. It connects the underground karst cave, in which the mysterious stalactites form a marvelous and splendid picture. There has been built a drifting program for 4,000 meters along the underground river.

In the west of the resort is the migrating birds releasing garden, the biggest of its kind in China. More than 3,000 migrating birds can be released at a time so that every tourist can have a close contact with the birds. Besides, there is also a wetland in the resort which surrounds the whole scenic area. The water golf is a unique program for sports, health and relaxation.

A European town style hot spring program is being built in the holiday resort. It is aimed at a first class holiday resort with a combination of western style culture park and hot spring program. The Shigandang culture park in the area will become a new highlight for culture tourism after its completion.

The whole area, after its completion, will have the capacity of receiving 3 million people a year. It can also promote the tourism of Tai’an by exploring its cultural resources.

Admission: RMB 128

Tel: 0538-8662789

Address: West of Qiujiu Highway, opposite to Tai’an No. 13 middle school

Transportation:

By car:

Jinan→Baotailong Holiday Resort

1) National Highway 104→Lingshan Street→Baotailong Holiday Resort,

2) Jingtai Expressway→Tai’an East Toll Gate→2 km drive right to Lingshan Street(Qiujiadian direction) →Baotailong Holiday Resort.

Jining and Xuzhou→Baotailong Holiday Resort

1) National Highway 104→Lingshan Street→Baotailong Holiday Resort,

2) Jingtai Expressway→Tai’an East Toll Gate→2 km drive right to Lingshan Street(Qiujiadian direction) →Baotailong Holiday Resort.

Laiwu/Zibo→Baotailong Holiday Resort

Laibo Expressway→Tailai Expressway→Tai’an East Toll Gate→2 km drive right to Lingshan Street(Qiujiadian direction) →Baotailong Holiday Resort.

Beijing, Tianjian and Hebei→Baotailong Holiday Resort

Jingtai Expressway→Tai’an East Toll Gate→2 km drive right to Lingshan Street(Qiujiadian direction) →Baotailong Holiday Resort.

Anhui, Jiangsu and Shanghai→Baotailong Holiday Resort

Jingtai Expressway→Tai’an East Toll Gate→2 km drive right to Lingshan Street(Qiujiadian direction) →Baotailong Holiday Resort.

Henan→Baotailong Holiday Resort

Ridong Expressway→Jingtai Expressway→Tai’an East Toll Gate→2 km drive right to Lingshan Street(Qiujiadian direction) →Baotailong Holiday Resort.

By bus: Take bus 13 from railway station or old bus station.

Reasons for recommendation: The resort, with rift valley and migrating birds, is a marvelous land covering an area of 1.28 million m2. It is a cultural tourism park for sight-seeing, relaxation, food, cultural experience and unique performances. There are attractions like drifting, migrating birds releasing, man-made wetland, etc. The construction of the whole project is divided into three phases and is expected to be completed in 2015, by which time it can receive more than 3 million tourists a year with a yearly revenue of 300 million yuan.