CNN's 40 most beautiful places in China (P1)

In the vast land of China, there are countless beautiful scenery, countless mysteries and strangeness. When foreigners talk about China, they think of the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, and the Bund the most. . . CNN in the United States once launched the selection of "the places that yearn for China the most", and finally voted for 40 of the most beautiful scenery in China.

1: Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan

No matter when you come to Jiuzhaigou, it can always conquer everyone with its green sea. No wonder there is a saying that "you don't look at the water when you return from Jiuzhaigou", the spring flowers, autumn moon, winter snow and everything here have been amazing for years. It is located in Jiuzhaigou County (formerly Nanping County), Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, northern Sichuan Province, China.

2: Tibet Potala Palace

The Potala Palace (Tibetan: པོ་ཏ་ལ, Tibetan Pinyin: bo da la, Willie: po ta la) is located on Maburi Mountain (Red Mountain) in the northwest of Lhasa, the capital of Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It is a large-scale palace-style building complex, which was originally built by the Tubo Dynasty Zanpu Songtsan Gampo. This is a holy place in the hearts of countless people. There is not much reason for this attraction. When we come to the world for a walk, we must go where we want to go, we must meet the people we want to see, and we must move forward with a sincere heart.

3: Sichuan Hailuogou

Hailuogou Glacier is located in Luding County, Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China, next to Moxi Town and more than 380 kilometers southwest of Chengdu. It is a national 5A-level scenic spot. Hailuogou is backed by Gongga Mountain and is famous for its low-altitude modern glaciers, large ice waterfalls and alpine hot springs. Snow-capped mountains, forests, glaciers, hot springs, red rocks, and clouds can all be found here. You always yearn for the scenery of Switzerland, but forget that Sichuan is still hidden, a beautiful travel destination comparable to Switzerland. Walk on foot and see all the beauty in sight.

4: Karakule Lake, Xinjiang

Karakul Lake (Kyrgyz: قاراقۅل / каракөл, meaning "Black Lake"), also known as Karakul Lake, is located in the west of Aktao County, Xinjiang, China. It is a high-mountain moraine lake. It is 3600 meters above sea level and covers an area of 10 square kilometers. There are many snow-capped mountains and glaciers around Karakule Lake, with Muztagh Peak in the south and Gongger Peak in the northeast, which are the base camps for climbing Muztagh Peak. The tall Gongger Peak, Gongger Jiubie Peak, and the Mustage Peak surround Karakuri, and the water is against the backdrop of the continuous snow-capped mountains, which are not only magnificent, but also magnificent. In the early morning or evening, the sun dyes the place and becomes more gentle.

5: Xinjiang Nalati Grassland

Nalati Grassland, also known as (West) Gongnaisi Grassland, means "green valley" in Owarat Mongolian (this was the pastoral area of Oarahuite during the Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties), and Kazakh means "Baiyang Slope". It is located in Xinyuan County, Ili Prefecture, Xinjiang. The east of Nalati Town, about 110 kilometers away from Xinyuan County, is located on the north slope of Nalati Mountain. As soon as the sun stuck its head out, it kissed the grassland with the first rays of sunlight. Therefore, the ancestors of the herdsmen gave this land a poetic name: Nalati, which means: the place where the sun was first seen.

6: Chongsheng Temple in Dali, Yunnan

Chongsheng Temple is located 1.5 kilometers northwest of Dali Ancient City, Dali City, Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China. The original temple used to be the royal temple of Nanzhao and Dali. The current Chongsheng Temple was built in 2005. The three pagodas in the temple were built in the Nanzhao period and are now a national key cultural relics protection unit. When you come to Dali, in addition to seeing Cangshan and Erhai Lake, you must visit Chongsheng Temple. It is the first and largest ancient temple in the history of Dali. Cangshan is behind it. Walking in it, you have all the comfort and comfort of Dali!

7: Yunnan Pudacuo National Park

Yunnan Pudacuo National Park is a national park located in Shangri-La, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China. The national park has rich ecological resources such as lakes and wetlands, forest meadows, river valleys and streams, rare animals and plants, and the original ecological environment is well preserved. Pudacuo National Park is the first national park established by the Forestry Department of Yunnan Province, China. When you come here, you can shoot a blockbuster. As far as the eye can see, there are beautiful scenery, lakes and wetlands, forest meadows, river valleys and streams, it is easy to forget the time when walking.

8: Zhejiang Nanxi River

Nanxi River is located between Yandang Mountain and Kuocang Mountain in Zhejiang Province, China, north of Wenzhou City, Yongjia County, and is a tributary of the Ou River. A tree-shaped water system is formed in Yongjia County, with a drainage area of 2,420 square kilometers, which flows into the Oujiang River from north to south. The main stream is 139.8 kilometers long, with a natural drop of 1032 meters. The river surface is wide and shallow, and the water quality is very transparent. The riverbed is mostly pebbles, which is a tourist waterscape resource. The Nanxi River is like a landscape painting made by nature, glowing with charming waves, and the smoke curling up in the ancient villages is peaceful and even gives rise to envy.

9: Qiandao Lake, Zhejiang

Qiandao Lake, the Xin'an River Reservoir, is located in Chun'an County, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, and a small part is connected to the northwest of Jiande City, Hangzhou City. . There is no place like Qiandao Lake. There are 1078 large and small islands in the lake, and the islands are of different shapes. It is spectacular from a distance. Cycling along the lake, or finding a homestay to stay in, you can have a pleasant day.

10: Zhejiang Yunhe Rice Terraces

It is located in Chongtou Town, 5 kilometers away from the county seat. It was first developed in the early Tang Dynasty and flourished in the Yuan and Ming Dynasties. It has a history of more than 1,000 years and a total area of 51 square kilometers. It is mainly distributed on the high mountains around Chongtou Town, Yunhe County, with an altitude span of 200 meters to more than 1400 meters and a vertical height of more than 1200 meters. Qun, known as "the most beautiful terraced fields in China", is the main collection base of Lishui, the hometown of photography in China. "It is a major feature of Yunhe Terraced Fields.

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