The most revered of the five sacred Taoist mountains of China, Mt. Tai has since the dawn of Chinese history been a great source of inspiration for poets, writers and painters. In 1982, the UNESCO designated Mt. Tai a World Natural and Cultural Heritage Site. You may choose to skip the cable car and conquer the entire 6000 steps on foot.

Mount Taishan, Spanning the cities of Tai’an and Jinan in central Shandong Province with the main peak in the city of Tai’an, China. Inscription in Criteria: (i)(ii)(iii)(iv)(v)(vi)(vii)

Mount Tai Cina: Immortal Bridge

The Immortal Bridge, located on Mount Tai in the Shandon Province of China, is composed of three huge rocks and several smaller ones. The scary bridge which has been like this since the last ice age spans over a valley and a seemingly bottomless abyss.

Mount Taishan, China~ The sacred Mount Tai ('shan' means 'mountain') was the object of an imperial cult for nearly 2,000 years, and the artistic masterpieces found there are in perfect harmony with the natural landscape. It has always been a source of inspiration for Chinese artists and scholars and symbolizes ancient Chinese civilizations and beliefs.

Stairway to heaven, Tai Shan Mountain, Tai'an China. I have been in a cablecar above this, & then stood at the top!

Le pont immortel : Mont Tai dans la province de Shandon de la Chine a eu une signification culturelle et religieuse pour des milliers d'années. Il est l'une des cinq montagnes sacrées de la Chine et est associée à l'aube, la naissance et de la renaissance.

World's Most Extreme Bridges - Hussaini Hanging Bridge, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

World's Most Extreme Bridges - Hussaini Hanging Bridge, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge - Oddee

UNESCO World Heritage Site:  Mount Taishn - CHINA

Mount Taishan in China. We started climbing ( or say, walking up endless stairs) in the evening and were able to see the sunrise on the peak

The world famous sunrise of Mount Taishan, China. Mount Tai is one of the "Five Great Mountains". It is associated with sunrise, birth, and renewal, and is often regarded the foremost of the five. Mount Tai has been a place of worship for at least 3,000 years and served as one of the most important ceremonial centers of China during large portions of this period.

The world famous sunrise of Mount Taishan, China. Mount Tai is one of the "Five…

Mount Tai is a mountain of historical and cultural significance located north of the city of Tai'an, in Shandong province, China. Mount Tai is one of the "Five Great Mountains".

Walk Of Faith. The Walk Of Faith is a glass walkway built off the side of a cliff meters in the air. This 60 meter long walk is not meant for the faint of heart. The path is located on Tianmen Mountain in China’s Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park.

The Immortal Bridge, Mount Tai, Shandon Province, China

Yellow Mountains in China. One of the mountains Mount Tai has something that they call the Immortal Bridge.

Mount Tai (Chinese: 泰山; pinyin: Tài Shān) is a mountain of historical and cultural significance located north of the city of Tai'an, in Shandong province, China. The tallest peak is the Jade Emperor Peak (simplified Chinese: 玉皇顶; traditional Chinese: 玉皇頂; pinyin: Yùhuáng Dǐng), which is commonly reported as 1,545 metres (5,069 ft) tall, Mount Tai is one of the "Five Great Mountains". It is associated with sunrise, birth, and renewal.

Mount Tai (Chinese: 泰山; pinyin: Tài Shān) is a mountain of historical and cultural significance located north of the city of Tai'an, in Shandong province, China. The tallest peak is the Jade Emperor Peak (simplified Chinese: 玉皇顶; traditional Chinese: 玉皇頂; pinyin: Yùhuáng Dǐng), which is commonly reported as 1,545 metres (5,069 ft) tall, Mount Tai is one of the "Five Great Mountains". It is associated with sunrise, birth, and renewal.

Tai Shan (Mount Tai), one of the Five Sacred Mountains", Tai'an, Shandong, China

Tai Shan (Mount Tai), one of the “Five Sacred Mountains”, Tai’an, Shandong, China

Mount Tai (Tài Shān) — located in Taishan National Park, north of Tai'an in Shandong Province, eastern China

Temple complex - Mount Taishan, Shandong province, China (UNESCO World Heritage Site)

Mount Tai (Taishan), Tai'an, China --   Regarded as the first of China’s five sacred mountains of Taoism, Mount Tai is located just north of Tai'an City, in China’s coastal Shandong Province. The mountain served as a sacred retreat for emperors during the ancient Zhou Dynasty, and was added to UNESCO’s World Heritage list in 1987. Taishan Temple lies at the foot of the mountain, and some 7,000 stone steps lead to the Azure Clouds Temple at the top.

Tokyo Tower, Japan (tie) million At 333 meters, Tokyo Tower proclaims itself the “world’s largest self-supporting steel tower” and .

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