By the Yellow River, Laoshan Mountain is 30 km from the city proper of Qingdao. A national AAAA scenic zone, and a famous coastal Taoist site, it is known as the “No.2 monastery of Quanzhen Tao Sect”, where many famous Taoists practiced Taoism. Since ancient times, the mountain ahs been well known for the scenic marvels of mountains and seas, and the “home to immortals”. Now tourists can still find Taiqing Palace, Shangqing Palace, Mingxia Cave, Taiping Palace, Hualou Palace and other important Taoist sites.