Located in the 10km from the east of
Guilin city,it is the highest peak of Guilin downtown
area.The Yao Emperor Temple was built on the hill during
Zhou-Tang period, hence the name of the hill.
Yao Mountain is well-known as its dreamy
and colorful scenes in different seasons.In spring,the
whole hill is spread with azaleas which make the hill
more beautiful; In summer,the bamboo trees grow up,like
blue forestsea;In autumn,there are red maple,purple
cypress and yellow wild chrysanthemum;In winter,there
are flying snow and jade-like trees.On the top of hil,looking
around, the rice field before hill likes a crystal mirror,the
villiage emerges in a charming scene, thousands of hills
embrance each other and a river goes through the city.
The tram rail and cable way can be
used for visiting Yao Mountain.The newest cable way
and tram rail make the landscapes of Yao Mountain and
modernized traffic implements to form an integration,which
make the tour more comfortable and interesting.