Lying 30 km southeast of Qingdao and joining the Yellow Sea, Mt. Laoshan is worthy of a day excursion. The mountain is home to a famous Taoist Quanzhen Sect sanctuary in China. Taoist temples and beautiful scenery make it a nice getaway. The most famous beer in China Tsingtao Beer is brewed in Qingdao using spring water from Mt. Laoshan.