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HaMi - XinJiang

Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Vanessa  Date: 07-08 2008  More Attractions
Code: 0902

Postal Code: 839000

position: Hami City, located east longitude 91 ° 06#39;33 "-96 ° 23#39;00", north latitude and 40 ° 52#39;47 "-45 ° 05#39;33", located in the eastern part of Xinjiang, the Xinjiang to the Mainland The gateway to the ancient "Silk Road" on the city. Jiuquan in Gansu Province and the eastern region adjoins the west with the Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture Mulei Shan Shanxian County, and Turpan areas adjacent to the North according to the Tianshan Mountains, the Southern and Bayingolin Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture of Ruoqiang county border, northeast of Mongolia Border.

Area: total area of 153,000 square kilometers.

Population: 510,000 population.

Administrative Region of: Xianxia two counties and one city, namely: Hami City, Yiwu County, Barkol Kazak Autonomous County.

Hami of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region is the "door of the East", an important location known as "Xiyu throat, things channels," said. Far away in two thousand years ago, here is the Han Zhang Qian opened the first-Western Regions of the Silk Road fortress. Hami in Xinjiang#39;s Tianshan Mountains running through the eastern end, the Tianshan Mountains was split into two north-south, south of the Tianshan Mountains is the Hami oasis of Tianshan Mountains and the northern grasslands is Barkol Yiwu Valley. East of the Hexi Corridor in Gansu Hami, Turpan, the fire west, north and the Mongolian border.

Hamid has a long history, since the Han, here is the outpost of the Western Regions operating positions, was once a Silk Road city of Hami in the ancient Western Regions and strengthening the links across the Central Plains And the promotion of exchanges between the East and West, play a decisive role. Hami around in the history of precious relics and Archaeological Finds a true recording and reproduction on the throat of the old Silk Road city of style.

Today Hamid is the first mainland Jiang Jin Tai Zhan, traversing Gansu, Xinjiang Provinces District Lan-Xin Railway and 312 National Road, across from the oasis of Hami, through this railway and highway Roads, Hami, Turpan and Urumqi, Changji, Shihezi, even the hard-line, the formation of eastern Xinjiang, the northern economic development zone.

Hamid beautiful, and many attractions. East Tianshan Yumo Trans-Hami region, Shanjian over the pine trees, mountain vast grasslands, livestock development, the well-known horse on the Barkol produced in this manner. The vast eastern and western hills, the Gobi contains rich underground treasure. - Formation of the southern desert was so big number of ancient westbound are discouraged, since people are still full of mystery. Central Oasis water abundance soil fertilization, many products. Mingyangtianxia the melon in the history of cultivation have been here two thousand years. Henggen Hami in the Tianshan Mountains in the eastern part of Hami in the suddenly disappear, Guifushengong Side created a lot of strange landscape. Barkol Lake, white stones, koumenzi, Mingsha Shan, Shicheng son, eight stone, the temple Seoul ditch, Xiheigou, are the unique natural landscape. Hami is not only stunning natural scenery, long history of bringing up to the tomb, Gastown tombs, temples and the ancient city of the Tianshan Mountains, Bricks, rock paintings and other human landscape also worth a visit.

Hamid products rich in natural resources, is a treasure land to be developed, is now proven that 76 kinds of mineral deposits. Major advantage of mineral resources in coal, iron, copper, nickel gold, oil, natural gas, stone, mirabilite, Fulvic of acid. Hamid stone is unique resources, Tianshan blue, blue stars, and other precious stone is the only origin. Wildlife resources are very rich