The Wonderful Yingli town
Yingli is one town of Leizhou, which is a famous travel town in Zhanjiang area.
Looking the landform from a geographic and geologic point of vue, Yingli town is located in ‘abdomen’ of Leizhou peninsula. These lands are the vestiges of ancient volcanos, the terrain changes are unpredictable. The cliff stands erect, the ancient volcano’s Yingfeng ridge is full of canes and trees, the ancient Maar lake countryside became fields. Going to Xiangshui Bay, visitor will discover strange stone piles and old woods obstructing the sky.
Looking from the side of men history, here you will find ancient human ruins from neolithic era ; the famous Leizhou giant old castle (watchtower) ; many ancient villages and ancient woods and famous wood ; the unique town level museum of Yuexi, where has been collected big stone plates and number of stone carving animals ever-changing ; Madame Xian’s memorial (for Chen Sui heroine) and a lot of Buddhist temple ; the memorial arch from Qing dynasty, Graves of thousand persons, the beacon tower… And many folks and legends.
From the side of modern industry and agriculture, here is the largest place for sisal hemp culture and processing, pineapples are all over the mountain. Yingli town is proud of its pineapples and aloe production which have high reputation.
In Yingli, you’ll be interested by ancient and modern places.