Located on the east and west banks of the Lancang River, the town of Yanjing, Mangkang County, Tibet, is the only place in China to maintain the complete and original hand-made salt sunburn, which has a history of 1300 years. The salt sunburn has a long history, legend has been the history of salt sunburn since King Gesar. King Gesar and Naxi had a war over salt wells and salt fields. According to historical research, the history of salt wells and salt from the Tang Dynasty. To find from the world's salt industry history, there is no salt well style of salt, it is unique in the world.
Very characteristic place, the local food is Jiajia noodles, 30 yuan a person tube full. Yantian is built along the two sides of the river, the aerial photographing effect should be good. There are also hot spring villas nearby, many accommodations, you can try if you are not in a hurry.
The ancient salt fields have a long history, about 1300 years ago. On the east and west sides of the Lancang River, more than 3200 salt fields are built on the sands and cliff steep slopes, and the annual salt production is millions of jin. Here you can see the whole process of handmade salt, and you can also see the unique and primitive production tools, hard-working and simple salt people and simple folk customs.
When you arrive in Qamdo, Tibet, you must come to Yanjing to take a look at the thousand-year-old salt field. Compared with the natural scenery of Tibet, here has witnessed a period of development history of Tibet. The ancient salt fields are very distinctive and beautiful.
Qamdo Salt Well Salt Field is the largest salt-producing land in Tibet, and it can be traced back more than 1,000 years ago. The salt fields of dozens of square meters form the spectacular salt pond terraces. It is in sharp contrast with the surrounding emerald mountains. This is also one of the important bases for our domestic salt, and it is a place that reflects the labor wisdom of the Tibetan people. It is definitely worth seeing.
Preston_Dominguez: Naxi Nationality Township, Yanjing Town, Mangkang County, Qamdo District
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