Located on the sacred Mt. Laoshan, Taiqing Palace is a famous Taoist monument that dates back to around 140 BC. Built during the Western Han Dynasty, this magnificent palace showcases Song Dynasty style architecture and is spread across an area of about three hectares. Boasting a rich and long history, Taiqing Palace has three main courts, where one can find the Sanhuang, Sanguan and Sanqing halls which feature distinctive designs and a variety of statues. Travellers in search of a deluxe Qingdao hotel when visiting the region can stay at Copthorne Hotel Qingdao. This centrally located hotel in Qingdao is also conveniently situated within easy reach of the city’s Central Business District.