Recently, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the National Development and Reform Commission have announced the third batch of national key rural tourism villages and the first batch of national key rural tourism towns (townships), among which Guling Town of Mashan County was selected into the first batch of national key rural tourism towns (townships) as the only township chosen in Nanning.
It is understood that Guling Town was located at the north foot of Daming Mountain, with its unique landform forming the natural scenery of “strange mountains, lucid water, secluded caves and beautiful stones”. The main tourism resources include Jinlun Cave, one of the top ten famous caves in the world, Lingyang Temple, the largest cave temple in Guangxi, etc. In recent years, the town has continued to deepen the development model of “sports + cultural tourism + poverty alleviation + county economy”, and the tourism industry has seen a rapid development. Relying on its unique tourism resources, Guling Town has developed rich and colorful tourism projects, attracting countless tourists annually, with the number of tourists received annually accounting for nearly 60% of the total in the county.