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ZhangYe - GanSu

Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Hunter  Date: 08-14 2008  More Attractions
Code: 0936

Zip code: 734000

Area: total area of 42,000 square kilometers.

Population: 126 million people.

position: in the Hexi Corridor in Gansu Province in central, south of Qilian Mountain, north of Lai-shan.

divisions: administered Zhangye City, Minle County, Linze County, the high-profile county, and Shandan counties, Sunan Yugu Zu Autonomous County.

Zhangye South pillow Qilian Mountains, according to the North of Lebanon, the first two Long Hill, Heihe River runs through the whole territory, formed a unique desert oasis scene. In the flat topography, the land is fertile, Linmao food abundance, fruits and fragrance. Snow-capped mountains, grasslands, clear water, the desert Xiangyingchengqu, both Southland Charm, and had stuffed style, left a "do not look on Qilian Mountain snow, Ganzhou will be wrong when the Jiangnan" Quotes of this.


Zhangye have Heihe water irrigation, is flat, fertile soil, rich products to the Wujiang River meters, abounds in wheat, corn, rice, rapeseed, flax and other crops, as key national construction 12 commodity grain base one. Guacai variety, good quality, onion, peppers, eggplant, watermelon and the introduction of the new Fine Guacai sells more than 20 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions, the West is well-known dishes Games base. Red dates, apples, pears apples, peaches, grapes and other quality of fruit quite famous. Jiang also produce live, more than 80 species of ephedra, and other Chinese herbal medicines. Zhangye City are also rich in mineral, land, water, light and heat and labor resources. The metal has proven a non-metallic resources of coal, gypsum, clay, brick, copper, iron, zinc, tungsten, the province#39;s total reserves of the first Habitat.


Zhangye City has a long history, has been 2000 years of history. Sijun as one of the ancient west, the Central Plains dynasty history in the northwest region#39;s political, economic, cultural and diplomatic activities center. As a state-level historical and cultural relics, Zhang Qian, Ban Chao, the law was, Tang Xuan Zang, and so on have to pass through the Western Regions of Zhangye; Sui Yang Di in the 609 in Zhangye has convened 27 Western Regions monarch instigation giant, held a "000 State Fair."


1985 the State Council was announced for the second batch of historical and cultural city and opening up city. Zhangye City landmarks and large, human landscape peculiar. Both major Buddhist temples, to West Temple, the LDC tower Yuen House, Shanxi Hall, the granary, and other ancient buildings, ruins of another Heishui, the tomb group, the ancient city wall, the Great Wall and other historical footprints Fengsui; existing Oasis Park, Desert Park Heihe Villa, I Ono, and other natural scenic area and into southern Xiuse scenery beyond the Great Wall as one of the beautiful natural landscape, there Han, Hui, Mongolian, Tibetan, Yugur, and other colorful ethnic customs.


largest Buddhist temple Wofo length 35 meters for the entire country within Wofo-the most ambitious downtown Zhenyuan floor Form, the proportion of coordination, can be comparable to the clock tower and the Xi#39;an high 32.8 meters of the Sui Dynasty 9-storey Muta, compact structure, Wei-wei spectacular, has always been regarded as a symbol of the ancient city. These rare tourism resources, each year attracting a large number of Chinese and foreign tourists Attractions.