Free Admission to Baishuiyang·Yuanyangxi to Celebrate Opening of Expressway
The Pingnan-Gutian Section of the Beijing-Taipei Expressway, which has attracted much attention, was officially opened at 12:00 on December 28, 2018. After the opening, it takes only 90 minutes to drive from Pingnan to Fuzhou. To celebrate this opening, Baishuiyang·Yuanyangxi scenic area is open to tourists free of charge (except transportation fee in the area) from December 28 to December 29, 2018.
With a total investment of 4.204 billion yuan, the construction of Pingnan-Gutian Section began in December 2015. The section starts from Gufeng Forestry Station in the east of Pingnan County (connected to the Pingnan Connecting Line of Ningde-Wuyishan Expressway), traverses Gantang Township in Pingnan County, Jixiang Township of Gutian County and Daqiao Town, and ends at Paitou Interchange in Gutian County (connected to the Beijing-Taipei Expressway), with a total length of 53.57km.