Yao Li Ancient Town

Yao Li Ancient Town, also known as Chung Creek Park, is located 50 kilometers from Jingdezhen, Jiangxi Province. It is in the middle of three important world cultural heritage sites (Huangshan, Xidi, and Hongcun). It is a famous national historical and cultural town, covering about 195 square kilometers. Chung Creek Park is known for its Gan-style architecture and is referred to as the "origin of porcelain, hometown of tea and forests." The park is open from 08:00 to 18:00, and the ticket price for adults is 98.00 yuan. Popular attractions include the Dongbu Ancient Wharf, Ceramic Tea Ancient Town, Meiling Leisure Resort, South Ceramic Theme Park, and Wanghu Primitive Forest. It is recommended to spend one day and one night to fully enjoy the visit.

History of Yao Li Ancient Town

Chung Creek Park (Yao Li Ancient Town) has a rich historical status. In 2003, Yao Li Town and Gaoling Village were recognized as historical town and cultural famous village in Jiangxi Province. In 2005, Chung Creek Park (Yao Li Town) received multiple prestigious titles, "National 4A Scenic Area," and "National Forest Park." Yao Li Gaoling is known worldwide as a holy land of ceramics and the place where "Kaolin" was named. The area boasts 127 ancient mining pits, 67 ancient kiln sites, 600 ancient workshops, and 100 ancient wharves. Originally named "Yao Li," the town gained its name because it was the birthplace of Jingdezhen ceramics. Ceramics production began here as early as the mid-Tang Dynasty, with manual workshops producing exquisite pottery.
The scenic area enjoys a pleasant climate throughout the year, and over 94% of the land is covered by dense forests. The highest peak, Wuhua Mountain, stands at 1,618.4 meters and serves as the source of the Changjiang river, Jingdezhen.

Main Attractions in Yao Li Ancient Town

Highlights of Yao Li Ancient Town

Yao Li Ancient Town

Embark on a captivating journey through Yao Li's historical charm and natural beauty. Explore ancient streets, marvel at Ming and Qing architecture, relax in pristine forests, and discover the enduring legacy of the ceramic industry. Join us and create lasting memories in this remarkable destination. Book your tour now and experience the wonders of Yao Li!