Daming Mountain(大明山, Grand Brightness Mountain literally translated) located in Changhua town, Linan, Hangzhou, is a provincially famous tourist destination for its fabulous natural landscape. Today, it is a four-A tourist zone of China as a summer resort. Just 116 kilometers away from Hangzhou, Daming Mountain scenic area is 29 square kilometers. The highest peak is Damingding (大明顶) with a height of 1489.9 meters. The highlights of Daming Mountain for traveling are 32 weird peaks, 13 deep caves, 8 waterfalls and 3 large high mountain meadows. It boasts the Huangshan Mountain of Zhejiang province. It is a famous alpine ski resort as well. Daming Mountain Alpine Ski Resort sits on a mountain with an altitude of 1,200m. The venue could accommodate 1,500 people at a time.|
As for its history in Historical Record of Changhua County (昌化县志), This was the first retreat site of Emperor Xuanzong(唐宣宗). In Late Yuan Dynasty, Zhu Yuanzhang escaped here after being defeated, and he stayed here for a while to train his troops and increase his power, and finally established Ming Empire, so this mountain is named Daming Mountain.