Xianju County



Bonsai garden just outside the Shenxianju geologic area.
Bonsai garden just outside the Shenxianju geologic area.
Xianju is located in Zhejiang
Location of the seat in Zhejiang
Coordinates: 28°51′14″N120°43′52″E / 28.8539°N 120.731°E / 28.8539; 120.731Coordinates: 28°51′14″N120°43′52″E / 28.8539°N 120.731°E / 28.8539; 120.731
Country People's Republic of China
Province Zhejiang
Prefecture-level city Taizhou
Named for In Chinese, xian means "celestial spirit," and ju means "dwelling place." Xianju was named "dwelling place of celestial spirits" due to its natural beauty.
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)

Xianju County (Chinese: 仙居县; pinyin: Xiānjū Xiàn Tai-chow dialect: Sin-kü Yön) is a county of Zhejiang, China. It is under the administration of the Taizhou city. It is the location of Shenxianju, a geological site protected by the Chinese government. Xianju is an economically underdeveloped county, relying somewhat on tourism.[citation needed] On October 15, Shenxianju scenic spot became a national 5A level scenic spot.[citation needed]

Tourist attractions [ edit ]

Xianju National Park is a national park and famous scenic spot in the county.

Transportation [ edit ]

Xianju is intersected by Zhuyong Expressway (S26; ZhujiYongjia) and Taijin Expressway (S28; Taizhou – Jinhua). It is accessible by bus from all major cities in Zhejiang province.

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