Tagong, Danba and Mt. Siguniang tour

 

zhonglu tibetan village

 

Tagong is a small town in Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of western Sichuan Province. Tagong Monastery, a Tibetan Buddhist monastery and one of the most important in the area. It was established with reference to a nearby sacred mountain, Mt. Yala or Zhara Lhaste, 5,820 meters (19,090 ft) in elevation.

Danba lies along the eastern edge of the Ganzi Tibet Autonomous Region in western Sichuan. The county of Danba has been dubbed 'a kingdom of one thousand castles.' Groups of castles were scattered around strategic positions in the valley throughout the ages. Towers and citadels were built hundreds of years ago for defensive purposes and delivering messages between villages.

The Mt. Siguniangshan Scenic Area is an unspoiled wilderness park located in western Sichuan Province, near the town of Rilong in Aba Autonomous Prefecture. It's 220 kilometers (about 136 miles) from Chengdu. The main attraction of this scenic spot is unspoiled natural beauty. The unusual shapes of the mountain peaks are rarely seen anywhere else in the world. The blue sky, clouds and mist, snow peaks, ancient cypress forests, rushing waterfalls, and alpine meadows make this area a nature lovers dream. The biggest scenic area in Aba Autonomous Prefecture, Mt. Siguniangshan Scenic Area includes one mountain - Mt. Siguniangshan, and three valleys, they are Two-Bridge (Shuangqiao) Valley, Long-Peace (Changping) Valley, and Alpine-Lake (Haizi) Valley.

 

 


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