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About Kangding

The tune "Kangding Love Song" is sung about Kangding in both the north and south of China. Kangding is located in the eastern part of the Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. This historic, high-plateau ancient city is the capital of the Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. Built across both banks of the river, this ancient city is full of ethnic style. The ethnic minorities from here are known for their song and dance. This area is also very rich in high-plateau ethnic customs. The coexistence of majestic glaciers and forests is one of Kangding's unique landscapes. This attracts many tourists—both Chinese and foreign—to stay here.

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Mugecuo in Kangding City, also known as Dahaizi, is a mountain lake in northwestern Sichuan. The water is very clear as they come from the melted water of the snow mountains. Visitors can pick a spot wih good views and comfortably enjoy the crystal clear waters and beautiful surrounding mountains. There is also a hot spring in the scenic area. If you are interested, take a hot spring bath and eat some local hot spring eggs.
Xindu Bridge
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Xindu Bridge of Ganzizhou is located on the 318 National Highway of the Sichuan-Tibet Line. It is known as the “photographer’s paradise” for its stunning scenery. Every new visitor to Xinduqiao will be shocked by the beauty of the view. There are plateau meadows and clear rivers. You can see grazing cattle and sheep on the hillsides in the distance, as well as Tibetan villages scattered everywhere. Every spring, when the leaves turn gold, it welcomes the most beautiful time of the year.
Paoma Mountain
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The song of Kangding Love Song makes the Mount Pao Ma famous in the world. Mount Pao Ma, in Tibetan is Lamb, meaning Fairy Mountain. Because there is a lake named Five Colored Sea on the top of the mountain, it is also known as: Mountain of Five Colored Sea. Every year on the eighth day of the fourth month of the lunar calendar, local people will hold a grand memorial activity in the Mount Pao Ma, which is called the "April 8th Round Hill Meeting" locally and there will be lively horse racing activities.
Lhagang Grassland
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The Lhagang Grassland is located on the northwestern side of Kangding City, stretching to either side of the Sichuan-Tibet Highway. In Tibetan language, "Lhagang" means "favorite place of the Buddha." Sites worth visiting on the grasslands include the Pel Lhagong Gompa and Muya Golden Pagoda. The brilliant green grassland is dotted with herdsmen's tents. It is one of the most harmonious and beautiful plateaus in the Tibetan plains. The Lhagang Grassland is dominated by the towering Yala Glacier. On the grasslands, the most popular place to visit is the Muya Golden Pagoda. Traditional horse races are held every year on the Lhagang Grassland. Local herdsmen dress in festive costumes and gather together from all directions to celebrate the holidays in traditional fashion.

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Hulunbuir grassland Stay once in a yurt Look at the enchanting scenery, stay in a yurt# The No. 1. Hulunbuir grassland is located in Hulunbeier, Inner Mongolia. Do you want to see the scenes of "Vast skies and boundless grasslands, as the wind blows the grass, with cattle and sheep feeding on it"? The green of Hulunbuir grassland waves through thousands of miles. You can ride horses through the extremely enchanting scenery of the grasslands, it pleases the spirit. Stay in a yurt, eat the meat of a home-slaughtered animal, a roasted mutton leg, or a Mongolian hotpot and you will not want to go home.
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Sichuan West Traveling Kangding Mugecuo Raiders is located in Kangding Love Song (Mugecuo) Scenic Area , Wangla Village, Yala Township, Kangding City, Ganzi Prefecture, Sichuan Province: Private cars can only go to the entrance of the scenic spot. To visit the scenic spot, you need to buy tickets and sightseeing tickets at the ticket office. There are 4 parking spots in , Mugecuo, Hongshitan, Omato, and Seven Seas. From the entrance of the scenic spot to the end of the Mugecuo drive for about 40 minutes, no stop in the middle, the whole journey is Panshan Highway. 1 The first point is Mugecuo, the core scenic spot. Mugecuo can be visited by boat. It is very beautiful on sunny days. However, the fog that day I went to, I stayed in Mugecuo for a short time. 2 The second point is Red Rock Beach. As the name implies, there are a lot of red stones. The photo is really super nice. It is recommended to walk from Red Rock Beach to Omato, and it will take about half an hour to walk. The scenery on the road is also very beautiful, full of eyes. 3 The water of Otto is green and transparent, very beautiful. 4The seven-sea sea should be more beautiful when it is autumn, and it will be reflected when the water is calm. : About half a day is enough. Tickets 105 yuan / person, sightseeing car 90 yuan / person, insurance 5 yuan / person, add up is still relatively expensive. Transportation: From Chengdu to Kangding, it has already been connected to the expressway, and it can be reached in more than three hours. The road conditions from Kangding to Mugecuo are not very good. The journey takes about 1.5 hours. SUVs are recommended, and traffic jams are easy in the peak season. accommodation: There is no hotel around the Mugecuo Scenic Area. It is recommended to live in Kangding City, which is very selective. I live in a hotel, the price is good. Food: To Kangding, you must eat yak meat soup pot and wild mushrooms. It is strongly recommended that the Gongjiao fish yak miscellaneous soup pot near Kangding bus station, this time you can eat the best beef in Sichuan, and return to Chengdu. I have been missing.
Posted: Sep 23, 2019