Situated 53kilometers south of Jishou City, the capital of the Xiangxi Autonomous Prefecture, it is famous for surrounding mountains and rivers and ancient, primitive architectures. In the east and north of Fenghuang, there are two well – preserved watchtowers. Inside the city are such places of interest as the Heavenly King Temple. At the foot of Mt. Huanan, the temple is an elegant architecture built in the Qing Dynasty. Fenghuang has eight famous scenes, including the Fishing Light in the Dragon Pool and the Moon over the Xiqiao Bridge.