Gongcheng Confucian Temple Tourism

Key cultural relics protection unit in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. In the south foot of the west mountain of Gongcheng Yao Autonomous County, Guilin. It was built in the eighth year of Mingle Yongle (AD 1410). Originally located in the Phoenix Mountain in the north of the county, in the thirteenth year of Chenghua (AD 1477), it was relocated to Huangniugang in the west of the city. In the thirty-ninth year of Jiajing (AD 1560), it was relocated to the present site. In the 22nd year of Daoguang of Qing Dynasty (1842 AD), because the original temple was too small and simple, the regulation of the Confucian Temple in Qufu was expanded again to become the largest Confucian temple in Guangxi, with a building area of 1,300 square meters and an area of ​​3600 square meters. The existing building was rebuilt according to the original system in the 11th year of Xianfeng (AD 1861), and it has been repaired several times in the past century.

The Dai Temple is backed by Xishan, and it faces the Chajiang River in front of it. On the central axis, the No. 1 Scholar Gate, No. 1 Xingmen Gate, No. 1 Scholar Bridge, Da Cheng Men, Da Cheng Hall , and Chongsheng Temple are sequentially built. Limen, Yilu, Dressing House, Zhongxiao Temple, Shaanxi Zhai, Hostel, Zhe Temple, Xiangxian Temple, Xingtai, Dongxiong, Zhaowenlou, Zunjing Pavilion are equipped on both sides, equipped with Confucius of Qianlong in the Qing Dynasty Praise monument and four matching praise monument. The Chongsheng Temple is high in elevation, but the building height is lower than that of Dacheng Hall. The Dacheng Hall is the main body of the temple and the majestic architecture of Confucius and the four philosophers and twelve philosophers. The doors and windows of Dacheng Gate are carved, and the roof is decorated with statues. The arch of the No. 1 bridge and the half moon-shaped companion pool below the bridge form a sun and moon rising picture . The Xingxin g Gate was originally the first main gate, and it was the most exquisitely constructed: six square stone pillars were arranged in a row, connected by stone beams, and stone plaques were embedded between the upper and lower beams., Yuyue Longmen, Liuhe Changchun and other auspicious patterns. Other buildings also have their own characteristics.

I should know the car to Gongcheng County, there is a fast bus from Guilin. After arriving at Gongcheng Station, go to the center of the county. Just go out of the station and go straight to the right. Go to Cross Street or turn right. It s not too far, it s just over ten minutes from the station. If you don t want to go, there are taxis, only two dollars. But if you walk slowly, you can still look at the county

In Gongcheng, you can eat Gongcheng oil tea feast — radish cake, mugwort, roll noodles, small rice crackers, hemp eggs, fried rice, camellia chicken, camellia hot pot.

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