Located in the north of Yongren County Town of Chuxiong Prefecture, 16 kilometers from Yongren County Town, and 190 kilometers from Chuxiong City. National AA Scenic Spot.
永仁方山 Yongren Square Mountain, Chuxiong, Yunnan
The mountain form is special. It got the name because it looks square in all directions. The mountain stands on the vital communications line from Yunnan to Sichuan, which has been chanting place for the monks traveling between Jizu Mountain and Emei Mountain. So it has been the Buddhism holy land. In addition to its “square” characteristic, it attracts tourists because of its weather.
The annual average temperature is 12℃ here, it is really a good summer resort.
Attention: Square Mountain is only 60 kilometers from Panzhihua and 260 kilometers from Kunming. The transportation is convenient. In 2007 Wuding-Yongren Express Way was open to traffic, the driving time will be lessened from Yongren to Kunming.