The Kongtong Shan is situated in the west of the city of Pingliang in the eastern part of the Gansu Province.
The mountain area is a famous Taoist Fairyland and known for its wonderful sceneries. Its name “Kongtong” means “emptiness, lustration and naturalness” in the doctrine of its religion.
There were shrines and temples in Tang-, Song-, Ming- and Qing-Dynasties in the mountain.
The Emerald Screen Peak, 2123 metres above sea level, is the highest peak in the mountain.
China 2003, Kongtong.
Titles: The Town of Huangcheng, The Gorge of Playing the Zither, The Pagoda Courtyard and The Peak of Thunder.
The stamps were issues in sheets of two sets and four sets.