This national key scenic zone is located in the northeast of Fuzhou, and is about 7.5 kilometers from the downtown area. The mountain is featured for its petroglyphs, waterfalls, ponds, streams, springs, mountain forests, canyons and ancient temple, all making it a mountainous scenic zone for tourism, body building, heat-escaping and scientific education.
With an altitude of 969 meters, the Drum Mount scenic zone covers a total area of 49.7 square kilometers, and is divided into six major scenic spots: Stone Drum, Drum Ridge Mountain, Eel Stream, Phoenix Pond, White Cloud Cave and Nanyang Anan Stream. There are about 50 streams, gullies, waterfalls and springs, most notably the Eel Stream waterfall and Dongshan Stream waterfall. As a famed historic and cultural mountain, the Drum Mount enjoys the superior reputation of "King of Fujian Temples".
Take Bus Line 7, 29, 36, 40, 58, 69, 70, 73, 73 Rapid, 97, 108, 112, 115, 131, 137, 162, 170, 178, 302, 303, Gui'an Guihu Travel Line (Wanda Square), and Mawei-Matsu Bus and get off at Xiayun Station.