Mt. Tai (Tai Shan) Tours and Tickets
Mt. Tai (also written Tai Shan, Taishan, and Mt. Taishan) is a majestic mountain located in Shandong Province. It spans two cities – Tai’an and Jinan – and is the principal mountain among the five most significant in China. In 1987, Mt. Tai was listed as a Cultural and Natural World Heritage Site and later in 2006, a World Geopark.
Mt. Tai has been climbed by the emperors of China’s dynasties for ceremonious events and in particular to signify they were the sole ruler of the country at the time. These days it’s the most climbed mountain in China because of its history, majesty, and the spectacular views it presents.
There are a number of ways to climb Mt. Tai but the most popular – and the one favoured by the ancient emperors – is via the Red Gate/Imperial route, which involves ascending more than 6,000 steps.
Tours and Activities to Experience Mt. Tai (Tai Shan)
- Things to do in Eastern China
- Things to do in Luoyang
- Things to do in Zhengzhou
- Things to do in Taiyuan
- Things to do in Pingyao
- Things to do in Xian
- Things to do in Jinan
- Things to do in Qufu
- Things to do in Beijing
- Things to do in Chengdu
- Things to do in Hangzhou
- Things to do in Shanghai
- Things to do in Northwest China
- Things to do in Okinawa
- Things to do in Northern China