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JiuQuan - GanSu

Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Ashley  Date: 08-17 2008  More Attractions
Location: Jiuquan region is located east longitude 93 ° ~ 103 °, latitude 38 ° ~ 43 °. At the western end of the Hexi Corridor in northwest Gansu Province, the Altyn Tagh, and Ma Zongshan between the Qilian Mountains, east of Zhangye region and the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, south of Qinghai province, west Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, the Mongolian People#39;s Republic of the north.

code: 0937

Zip code: 736200

Area: total area of 195,000 square kilometers.

population: more than 100 million population.

Administrative Region of: Xianxia Jiuquan, the Yumen, Dunhuang City, and three urn, Anxi, Subei, Akesai four counties

Jiuquan city of Gansu Province in the northwest, the western end of the Hexi Corridor, according to South Qilian Mountain, looking north Inner Mongolia, East-Lanzhou, the west end of the Great Wall of Jiayuguan; topography of the Southwest, Northeast low, with Tilt basin state, elevation 1,340 to 2,200 meters. The city has 17 large and small rivers, originated in the Qilian Mountains, the average annual runoff of 698 million cubic meters, the average annual groundwater reserves of 852 million cubic meters. The average annual temperature of 7.3 ℃, the average annual rainfall 85 mm. Jiuquan city is a rising new cities, but also the Jiuquan region#39;s political, economic and cultural center.

Jiuquan Jiuquan Han Wudi Yuanshou since 2002 (BC 121) before a Jiuquan County, have passed 2100 years of history, once the gateway to Central Asia, West Asia, Europe#39;s transport hub, is the ancient "Silk Road" on the throat. There are numerous monuments, the famous Western Han Dynasty have Shengji - Jiuquan ancient, underground galleries - the Eastern Jin Dynasty murals; Ming Dynasty architecture - Gulou bell, "Xiao Xitian" - Munsu Hill, and large tracts of the Han, Jin and Han Muqun Tang, Yuan, Ming and other city landmarks and cultural sites. Tang Dynasty poet Wang Han made by the "grape wine Ye Guangbei, reminders to drink immediately pipa, Zuiwo battlefield-Jun-laugh, a few people back to ancient times conquests," the poem referred to is from the Jiuquan Ye Guangbei, is using the Qilian Mountains and the Qilian Yu pondering Cheng, a large number of tourists from Muming, see faster and compete to purchase, has sold more than 40 countries and regions. Jiuquan city of Gansu Province is an important commodity grain base and north to Inner Mongolia, Qinghai West to the commercial center, is also the distribution center for agricultural and sideline products, but also open up new tourism cities.

Jiuquan "City under-chuen," "the water if liquor" and the name. , In the rolling mountains, vast deserts, the basin adjacent to constitute a powerful unique scenery of the Northwest. Both silver-wrapped cosmetics glaciers Snow, Bibo also on the plain of the river oasis, the Gobi desert mirage. The unique scenery of Shengjing, is a longing for the tourist park.

since the Western Han Dynasty before, here is the Central Plains to the Western Regions to Central Asia, Europe and the gateway to the throat, transport has a long history, the famous Silk Road running through the whole territory. In Jiuquan splendid culture, architectural art is the most glorious chapter in the stands proudly Han Feng Sui Great Wall, has also kept the same wall with the soil and become China#39;s history, according to local conditions by building a model of technical measures. A beautiful city, the modern pursuit of making the other more beautiful and ancient art.

Jiuquan Jiuquan the natural state of infinite charm. Mangmang and the Gobi Desert on each block of stone are Nengjiang Chu to tell a story. Immense black gravel, I do not know the scorching sun or the ancient battlefield of the War charred it, and emitted a lovely old Emmanuel. Days no birds, no vegetation to the golden sand, soft fluid lines, such as the solidification of the mud wave, the flow of the sky. Not to say the three-risk Hill, Mingsha Shan, the god of Crescent Lake, the extraordinary and the beauty of modern glacier is enough to make nostalgia in time. Here one crystal-like world, Hanqing the ancient Silk Road oasis be linked together, like a bunch of green gemstones in the Gobi forthright linked to the chest.

Qilian Mountains along the southern Yamaguchi formed by the high number of alluvial fan, a Sun Hung Kai Properties, Hongshan, Jinfosi, Fung Lok, water, Tuen upgraded oasis. Oasis Hong between the floodplain and gravel for the beach. Ancient deposition for the eastern part of the arid desert wind erosion and residual Qiu. For the northern and central mountains and rivers and river formation of the intertwined River water oasis, a flat surface. Gravel for the western edge of the Gobi. Shengongguifu of nature, created many beautiful shape wins, become a spectacle. Southern Qilian Mountains,嶂Cengluan again and again, Miangen Trinidad, Heng Kong born, the towering skyline; northern Ma Zongshan, a rocky, desert-cloth; plain in central corridor of each one is an oasis of rural Huaguo, each one field are one m granary . Such as the Bi-blanket as beautiful on the grassland, Gunma and sheep Duoduo like white clouds floating in the sky and white clouds. All this constitutes a beautiful picture.


after the founding of the PRC, especially since the Third Plenum of the 11th Party Congress, Jiuquan City, people of all ethnic groups persist in reform, opening up and invigorate the principle of a large-scale economic construction and various Reform. The city#39;s industrial development adhere to the new expansion simultaneously, both large and small projects, meaning extension of the road, effectively increasing the industrial development potential. At present, paper making, printing, of me, asbestos products, brewing, building materials, textile, metal, arts and crafts, rubber products, household chemicals, machinery processing, food and drink, clothing footwear, wood furniture, and other industrial sectors. , Nearly 200 kinds of products. One Ye Guangbei, water mixed with gas stoves, Jiuquan by the light of the liquor, respectively, the Ministry of quality products for commercial, 12 kinds of products won the title in gifted. The city#39;s transportation is very convenient, Lan-Xin Railway, Gan new highways, new highway runs through the whole territory, civil aviation flights to all parts of the country, local highway Zonghengjiaocuo, accessible, the city villages and unloading opening rate of 100%.

the spring market economy, and ushered in the commercial reform and opening up the opportunity, Xin Li mall, the new century commercial buildings, the new Asia, Nanyuan completion of delivery, such as shopping malls, to further improve commercial facilities for the establishment of the western Gansu Regional trade city laid the foundation.