About Yibin: Yibin City is located in the southeast of Sichuan Province. It is the starting point of the Southern Silk Road. The headwaters of the Yangtze River originate from the Geladaindong Peak near the Tangla Pass. However, the Yangtze River geographically starts from Yibin in Sichuan. Under that consideration, Yibin is called the “First City of the Yangtze River." Yibin is also a city with very advanced liquor making tradition. The famous liquor Wuliangye is produced here. As a result, the place is has been given the moniker "capital of liquor".