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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Mary  Date: 07-18 2008  More Attractions
Zip Code: 650000

code: 0870

Area: 23,021 square km area

Population: 4.67 million population

position: Zhaotong City, Yunnan Province, Yunnan Province in the north-east, is located in Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou provinces with the Department, the lower reaches of the Jinsha River

Climate: Zhaotong Jinsha River by the cutting, high mountains a deep valley, gully aspect, the difference between high and low, north of fog Chenchen, less sunshine hours; less rainfall in the south, temperature, which the two north-south part of the entire biomes Each with distinct characteristics.

administrative districts: All Shixia Ludian County and Zhaoyang District, Qiao home county, Yanjin County, the county level, Yongshan County, Suijiang counties, towns, Xiongxian, Yiliang County, Wilson County, water-rich County 10 County District 1

Zhaotong City of Yunnan Province in the north-east, is located in Yunnan, Sichuan and Guizhou provinces with the Ministry, 23,000 square kilometers in size. August 2001 to withdraw a city, an area 10 counties exempted 172 township (office). The end of 2004 the total population of 5.24 million people, Yi, Miao, 23, and other minorities to 520,000 people.
Has a long history and old times. Zhaotong Gucheng, "Zhu mentioned", "Wumeng", since the Qin Kai, "Wu Chi Road," Han build "Nanyi Road", the Central Plains culture has become an important channel into Yunnan Province, Yunnan is the early culture of the birthplace of three First, as China#39;s "Southern Silk Road"要冲. Modern, was born here and have nurtured a large number of Jiechurencai. 1935中国工农红军long march through Zhaotong, in the prestige of the CPC Central Committee convened the important historical significance "Tashi meeting," the Chinese revolution in the history of writing a glorious chapter.
as early as 10 years ago on human reproduction in the home territory, since the Qin Kai, "Wu Chi Road," Han Xiu "Nanyi Road", will become the Central Plains culture of Zhaotong in Yunnan into a major channel, the economy , More developed culture, a culture of Yunnan in early birthplace of three of China#39;s famous "land-based Southern Silk Road" of要冲and clouds, Guizhou, and Sichuan provinces economic and cultural interchange heavily. In the history of Yunnan to strengthen ties with the Central Plains, the Southwest region for the development and prosperity played an important role.
Zhaotong development of a long history and created the splendid ancient Chinese culture mentioned, left many relics, together with the special topography, a distinct features of the landscape tourism resources. Human landscape: the Silk Road in South China, "Wu Chi Road"; Tang Zi Yuan Wang Feng Shi Yunnan canonization of Nanzhao in mind that when the "Mo Yan" in the fast riverside cliff "people Xuanguan"; large Neolithic Archaeological Finds of the site; Charm of Suzhou gardens, and water Xiangying Tingtailouge the "clean government Pavilion"; patriotic general Yongun, Luhan House and the Memorial Hall of General Luo Binghui. The natural landscape has many waterfalls, cliffs from Xuanyan Zhixie and under; and Yan Zidong, Alu Kwu Tung comparable to the limestone cave, "Tsing Lung hole" with a vertical drop 65 meters, 20 meters wide with the Huangguoshu Waterfall in Guizhou same spectacular " Water-rock standard "Great Falls; sets Falls group, the beautiful rivers linked to the spectacular rocks, drencher promenade in one of the" Huanglian River "natural scenic spots, and so on.
Special area, is located in要冲. Zhaotong has been called the "throat Xishu, Suoyue southern Yunnan," said in Kunming, Chengdu, Guiyang, Chongqing, and other urban centres of economic and social development of the radiation point of convergence in national planning "Panxi - Liupanshui Economic Development Zone," Fuxin zone , Is the North Gate of Yunnan and Yunnan, Sichuan and Guizhou provinces economic and cultural interchange heavily. With the completion of the Neijiang-Kunming Railway opened to traffic by road, rail, air, water composed of three-dimensional transport network has a prototype.
complex terrain, climate and diverse. Zhaotong living in Yunling Plateau and the Sichuan Basin of the Department, the typical structure of the mountain terrain, high mountains a deep valley, the height difference above sea level, the highest elevation 4,040 meters (Qiao home county-Hill), the lowest elevation 267 meters (water Fuxian roller Hom Pa). Climate is subtropical, temperate coexistence of the three-dimensional plateau monsoon climate, the average temperature of 12.6 ℃, the average duration of bright sunshine 1900 hours, the average annual rainfall 760 mm.
ZHONG Ling Yuxiu, products rich. Yu Chui here Castle Peak, possession of the black soil, has the resources to the "Golden Triangle" of the good reputation of being the great potential for development. Many kinds of mineral resources, high-grade, 33 species of known mineral resources, has proven reserves of 22. Coal, sulfur reserves of the first Habitat province, of which 16.582 billion tons of coal reserves, 10.227 billion tons of proven reserves, Zhaotong Basin lignite reserves of 8.198 billion tons, China#39;s second-largest lignite-South. Lead-zinc deposit has proven reserves 1669200 tons. Pyrite as one of the five major mining areas. Non-ferrous metals in Yunnan for one of the three bases. A rich hydropower resources in Yunnan, water reserves to 20.8 million kilowatts can be installed capacity of 16.12 million kilowatts development, the state in the lower reaches of the Jinsha River in the planning of Zhaotong Xiluodu, Xiangjiaba, three giant cranes Beach Power Station. A wide range of biological resources, China Southern is the largest base of high quality apples, apple Zhaotong, Tianma, Eucommia, konjac, pepper, Kudingcha products, and other characteristics of well-known inside and outside.