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Panzhihua is situated in the southwest corner of Sichuan province. It named after a rare local species of cycad called Cycas panzhihuaensis. It was a major hub on the ancient 'Southern Silk Road' and is one of China's largest producers of steel, vanadium and titanium. The most popular attraction is Panzhihua Cycad National Nature Reserve, home to the world's largest virgin forest of Cycas panzhihuaensis. Other major attractions include Panxi Daliegu Gesala Ecotourism Zone and the Yangtze River International Rafting Base.
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Panzhihua Park
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City Park
Panzhihua Park is at the foot of Jingshi Mountain, Bingcaogang. After years of development, the park has a national monument, recreational rides, and a zoo with rare animals. The urban park is distinctive in that it is built on a mountain. Moreover, the peak of the park is an ideal place to take photos of the panorama of Panzhihua. There are all kinds of plants and flowers throughout the park. For leisure, local residents enjoy breathing the air, walking, running and doing morning exercises throughout the park. At the peak of the mountain, there is a "tieshu" park in which visitors can appreciate the unique and rarely seen wonder of "the iron tree in blossom."
Longtan Cave
110 Reviews
Geological Sites
Longtan Cave is located in Miyi County's Baima Town in Panzhihua. The sights within the scenic area are glorious to behold. Visitors here can admire the beauty of nature, as well as get some exercise in the form of mountain climbing. Within the cave, wondrous stalactites can be seen. The strange shape of the stalactites is complemented by the lighting, making for a very beautiful view. The cave has waterfalls both large and small, which are both magnificent and imposing. Throughout the 1,000-meter-long cave, there are six waterfalls with a drop of more than 15 meters. Such a sight is rare to see.
Er'tan National Forest Park
108 Reviews
Er'tan National Forest Park is on the tourist Chengdu route: E'mei Mountain, Xichang and Kunming. It boasts picturesque and natural landscape, such as high mountains, canyons, lakes and forests, as well as buildings and the Er'tan Hydroelectric Station. Along the road to the scenic spot, visitors see mountains and deep and tranquil canyons. Under lush trees, visitors may come across rare wildlife. It is photogenic and perfect for leisure and vacations.
Gesala Ecotourism Area
86 Reviews
Gesala Ecotourism Area is in the northwest corner of Yanbian County, Panzhihua City. It is known as a natural geological museum. The scenic spot is a must when taking the golden tourist route from Panzhihua to Lugu Lake. It consists of primitive forest, mountain scenery, the Tiankeng floor drain and Yi customs. Thanks to myriads of azalea in spring, it is a good choice to enjoy beautiful scenery.

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Panzhihua Weather

Oct 25, 2020
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Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for Panzhihua
Oct 25, 2020 Panzhihua Weather:Sunny, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:78%, Sunrise/Sunset:07:18/18:36
Panzhihua Travel:Suitable, Umbrella:Not Required, UV Strength:High

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