China Stamps - 2000-14M Scott 3047m Laoshan Mountain S/S - MNH, F-VF : Laoshan Mountain is situated by the Yellow Sea, east of Qingdao City, Shandong Province. Huge Peak, the main peak of the mountain, is 1, 100 meters above sea level. The mountain area is quiet and noted for its beauty. The spring water flows out from between rocks and drops down of three tiers. World-famous Laoshan Mineral Water comes from this region. Apart from being known for its beautiful natural scenery, Laoshan is famous as one of Taoism's sacred mountains in China. During the Song and Yuan dynasties, many temples were built on the mountain and were once houses of the immortals. There are many scenic spots such as Shangqing and Xiaqing palaces. Laoshan is a destination for many foreign and domestic tourists.