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Qufu, a county-level city under the jurisdiction of Shandong Province, is managed by Jining City. The hometown of Confucius is the birthplace of the Yellow Emperor, the ancient capital of Shennong, the ancient capital of Shang Yin, and the capital of Zhou and Han Lu. Known as “Eastern Jerusalem”. It is located in the southwest of Shandong Province, 135 kilometers away from the provincial capital Jinan, connected to Surabaya in the east, Yanzhou in the west, Zoucheng in the south, and Mount Tai in the north. It has jurisdiction over 8 towns, 4 streets, 457 villages, and a total area of 815 square kilometers. , With a total population of 649,900. In 2019, the city’s gross product value was 35.506 billion yuan, and general public budget revenue was 2.5 billion yuan.
Qufu was ancient as the national capital of the State of Lu, with rich tourism resources and a rich cultural heritage. It was one of the first batch of 24 famous historical and cultural cities announced by the State Council and was named the first batch of outstanding tourist cities in China. The World Cultural Heritage Confucian Temple, Confucian Mansion, and Confucius Forest “Three Confucianism” have been changing over time, and the “New Three Confucianism” of Nishan Holy Land, Confucius Museum and Confucius Research Institute are flourishing. There are 14 scenic spots above the 3A level in the territory. The “three holes” scenic spot was rated as a national AAAAA-level tourist attraction in 2007; there are 819 cultural relic sites of various types, 195 cultural relics protection units at various levels, and 205 intangible cultural heritage items.
Qufu’s high-speed railways intersect in all directions and the high-speeds extend in all directions. It is an emerging transportation hub city in southwestern Shandong; Qufu is a city full of vitality and entrepreneurship due to its rich industrial categories and active market economy; Qufu is an ecologically livable green city with beautiful landscapes and beautiful ecology. City, has been rated as National Advanced City of Science and Technology, National Sanitary City, National Garden City, National Ecological Civilization Construction Demonstration City, National Forest City, the first batch of National Demonstration Zones for Global Tourism, and has been ranked among the top 200 charming cities with Chinese characteristics and world characteristics Top 200 charming cities.
In November 2013, General Secretary Xi Jinping inspected Qufu and put forward his earnest hope of “making the hometown of Confucius the best place”, which pointed out the direction and injected strong impetus for the development of Qufu.