Chizhou (Chinese: 池州; pinyin: Chízhōu) is a prefecture-level city in Anhui province, People's Republic of China. It borders Anqing to the northwest, Tongling and Wuhu to the northeast, Xuancheng to the east, Huangshan to the southeast, and the province of Jiangxi to the southwest.
Mount Jiuhua (Jǐuhuáshān), located in Qingyang county, is one of the four sacred mountains of Chinese Buddhism.
The prefecture-level city of Chizhou administers four county-level divisions, including one district and three counties.
Chizhou is served by the Tongling–Jiujiang Railway.Chizhou Jiuhuashan Airport was opened in August 2013, severing Tongling and Mount Jiuhua.