Quiet and Scenic Spots, a Perfect Place to Relax and Unwind
Looking for places to go to this summer? Tired of going to overcrowded tourist attractions or going back to the same old places you have gone before. Be adventurous and try some of these scenic spots that are quiet a perfect place to relax and unwind.
Located on the southern border of Yunnan Province, Luchun County is about 450 kilometers away from the Kunming City. The place is a small and ancient area that is covered by ancient forests. Some compare Luchun County with famous towns found around Yunnan Province, Luchun is almost unknown to people in the outside world. That is why the local lifestyle remains unchanged since ancient times.
Several must go to places in Luchun are the Hunaglian Mountain Natural Protection Zone, in which travelers can enjoy the beauty of green environment and venture unto natural habitats of several exotic species. Huanglian Mountain is one of the best preserved tropical rainforest in which it is given special protection and many endangered species lives undisturbed in the area. Another great place to go to is the Songbi stone caves, located in Dashuigou it used to be a sacred place for locals to come and worship gods.
Local living in Luchun County are of Hani nationality, so travelers visiting the area can get to experience Hani customs and culture especially one of Hani most famous custom the long street ancient banquet. Such activities are held during traditional festivals and special occasions.
Baimaya in Lin’an City is located in western Zhejiang Province, known as China’s home of miniature canyons. The first sections of the Zhexi Canyons were renovated earlier this year to rebuild the Baimaya cableways and the Baima Temple. And the recently upgrade cable cars can take a traveler to view the magnificent scenery in just twenty minutes. One of the best places to enjoy Baimaya is at the Shenfeng Pavilion which is the highest spot in the area. Also because of its long and dangerous hiking tracks, Baimaya make it an interesting and challenging place for holiday after the new hiking tracks will be finished this July.
Yunding or Cloud Top was discovered in 2008 by a group of archaeologists. The place was officially opened to the public in 2010. The scenic spot is located in Yongtai County and covers an area of 36 square meters that features terrace fields, mountains, canyons and lakes. All of these scenic areas are covered of hidden under clouds.
It is the only place in Fujian where you can find more than 100 types of flowers that thrives in the mountains and many of these species are extremely rare. March to October is the best time to see the flowers.