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28/02/2015

Learn more about Youshun Temple

In 1689 (the 37th ruling year of Kangxi Empire), Zhuo Erji, a Lama from Baima Temple in Beijing Beijing tours, went to Liaoxi and looked for a location for constructing a temple there. He got ratification from the then emperor and started the project next year. Eight years later when the temple was completed, Kangxi Emperor obliged it a name “Youshun Temple” together with a sandalwood Buddhist Statue. Youshun Temple was favored by the then empire of the early Qing dynasty. It is said that the Emperor Qianlong once took a rest here during his journey for ancestor worship in Shengjing, and left an inscription on a stele which read “Real Sense and Wonderful Scene”.

Youshun Temple takes up an area of over 10,000 square meters. Its original construction acreage was 4100 square meters and now is reduced to 3800 square meters. The integral layout of the temple is symmetric with central axes. The main component constructions spread from the south to the north, namely, Mountain Gate, Tianwang Hall, Scripture Cabinet, Daxiong Treasure Hall, Gengyi Hall, and Houdian Hall. The rest constructions are symmetric from the left to the right and they are the East and West Ring Houses, Drama Pavilion, Guandi Temple, Drum Tower and Clock Tower, the East and West Matching Houses, the East and West Matching Halls, and the East and West Scripture Halls. Youshun Temple is characterized by diversified construction styles, such as Yingshan style, Xieshan Style, and Wulang Style, featuring precise structures and elegant decorations. Daxiong Treasure Hall is the major construction of Youshun Temple China travel deals. It accounts for 600 square meters and boasts of exquisiteness. For instance, inside the hall are Tianhua (colored panes composed of fine battens), Zaojing (a special ornament on Tianhua with a square shape), girders and coves with colored drawings. The red walls of the hall are covered with beautiful and fantastic stone carvings. Under the foursquare eves are cuboid posts and plinths with stone sculptures of beasts. On both sides of the central ridge are large-scale Diwen (ornaments on the rooftop of traditional Chinese-style houses Luxury China tour packages) with a small calabash-like pagoda with caste copper. Its construction style well reflects the artistic taste of constructions in early Qing dynasty.

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27/02/2015

A woderful place - Red Sea Beach Scenic Area

There lives a plant with strong life force in the mud flat of the mouth of Liaohe River Yangtze River tour. It calls the sea-blite plants. The sea-blite plants start to grow in every April or May. The color is green at beginning, and becomes red slower and slower. In September, the colors of the plants become strong red, covering the whole alkaline beach. The splendid red beach scenery appears only at the mud flat in Panjin. Although sea-blite plants grow in other coastal areas, the plants couldn’t become red at last there.

There are 236 kinds of birds inhabit here. Among them, there are over 30 kinds of national first and second class protection birds, such as red-crowned cranes, black-mouth gulls, etc. Therefore, the red beach scenic area becomes a national nature protection area. It has been the gold tourist section of Liaohe area, because of its rich nature resources and beautiful nature spectacle. The mud flat occupies China travel deals the area of over 90,000 Mu. When tide covers the mud flat, haulms of reeds could still been seen. After tide, the whole area appears a red spectacle again, which looks like burning red clouds in the beach. Therefore, it gains a name of “red carpet”. Moreover, the red beach is listed on the international tourist routes. More and more people are attracted by the fantastic red beach not only at home but abroad.

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26/02/2015

Learn more about Zhegu Lake

Zhegu Lake – Brief Introduction

The Zhegu Lake is located in Zhegu Village of Cuomei County, Shannan Prefecture, Tibet Tibet Tours. The coordinate of Zhegu Lake is 28 degrees 49 minutes (28°49) north latitude, 91 degrees 41 minutes(91°41' ) east longitude. The height of lake surface is 4620 meters. The whole Zhegu Lake covers about 70 square meters. The average depth of water is about 20 meters. The altitude of Zhegu Lake is about 4100 meters. It is the holy lake of Bon Religion.

"Zhegu" means "quarter moon" in Tibetan language. It is named after the shape of the lake which looks like a machete. The Zhegu Lake was the place of pilgrimage of South Tibet in ancient time with Yalaxiangbu Snow Mountain China tour deals which is one of well-know holy mountain of Tibet. The Zhegu Lake is the growth sites of Tibetan mastiff and the arena of kiang, as well as one of important part of "Oriental Kingdom of Women".

Zhegu Lake - Features

The charming scenery of Zhegu Lake is different from Namtso Lake and Basum Lake China travel service. The area around Zhegu Lake is vast Zhegu Grassland which covers 322mu. The Zhegu Grassland is a native pasture with plenty of water and lush grass. There, you will see herds of kiang, Mongolian gazelle and bharal are running and playing everywhere. In the end of summer and early of autumn, travelers on the lakeside of Zhegu Lake can have close contact with these wild animals. Under the clear blue sky, the harmonious scene between human and nature is like a colorful and beautiful painting.

The water of Zhegu Lake is very limpid. There are various kinds of fishes living in this lake. On the water surface of Zhegu Lake, there are various aquatic recreational amenities. On south of Zhegu Lake, there is a viewing site on the grassland where you can have a panoramic view of lake and mountains. There, you can enjoy rolling snow mountains in Luozha County right ahead. The scene of rolling snow mountains which look like flying giant dragon in sunset looks very grand. The Zhegu Lake backs on to grand and majestic Yalaxiangbu Snow Mountain. In the scenic area of Zhegu Lake, there are various animals under state protection, including kiang, Mongolian gazelle, grass fox, etc. These animals almost go together. The small groups is about 20 animals, while the large groups may reach hundreds animals. The tremendous momentum of these animals is with high appreciation value. The scenic area of Zhegu Lake is a good sight spot for appreciation and tourism China travel packages, as well as a good sight spots to enjoy animals.

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