What is your first impression of traveling in xinjiang? Deserts, gobi, snow mountains, lakes, grasslands, canyons? But no matter which kind of scenery, you may not be able to combine it with the southern sentiment together? Especially jiangnan. Yanquan mountain, a scenic spot on the edge of xinjiang’s tarim basin, is one such surprise.
If you are familiar with the history of xinjiang, you must be familiar with the silk road town at the southern foot of tianshan mountain, including wenshu ancient country, one of the 36 ancient western regions. Yanquan mountain scenic spot is here, namely today’s wushi county. It has the reputation of “the first scenic spot outside the Great Wall”. In the scenic mountain Shanghai, there is such a stone tablet engraved with the four characters “far away han and tang dynasties”, which shows that the culture here is deeply influenced by the mainland.
Walking into here, not only found that here may be the most southern xinjiang region jiangnan charm of a city park, has become an important tourist area in aksu region. There are rockery lake in the scenic area, not only weeping willows yiyi, but the unique trees in southern xinjiang will be decorated here especially quiet, it is trance in jiangnan. For the people of wushi county, this may be their closest location to jiangnan.
From the entrance of the scenic area all the way, not only found here can be seen jiangnan building pavilion, very beautiful. Even though I have seen more exquisite and exquisite jiangnan architecture, I cannot but admire that the architecture of jiangnan outside the Great Wall is still so brilliant. It is said that yanzi mountain in the scenic area, in the late qianlong mountain temple forest, every spring and autumn two seasons and monthly shuwang day by the minister led 100 officials to sacrifice and salute, swallow mountain peak.
Autumn intoxicating, rippling blue waves, yanquan mountain scenery is really intoxicating. Wushi yanquan mountain scenic spot is a famous tourist resort in southern xinjiang, integrating historical and cultural landscape with natural landscape. The ancient name of yanzi mountain is wuchi mountain, which means the great stone mountain. It was formed between 258 million and 230 million years ago when tang xuanzang crossed the beidili pass here to go to the west for buddhist scriptures.
And ushi has an ancient history, and this historical relic has a trace here. With the development and construction of tourism, yanquan mountain scenic area integrates historical and natural landscape together. Area has YanZiShan, nine eye springs, wall engraved “far exceed the han and tang dynasties”, “following the super chasing Qian”, in the Great Wall, plank road, pavilion, warmed by small garden, the west lake, island, beautiful scenic spots, such as green trees around the lake avenue and modelling chic pavilion, palace, building, bridge, strewn at random have send, is an organic whole repeatedly, garden scenery picturesque, in this place, find the scenery pleasing to both the eye and the mind.
The jiuyan spring in the scenic area is very interesting. As the name suggests, it has nine springs. But the water in each spring is quite interesting. Some tourists say it is as good as baotu spring in jinan. Ushi county is an ancient small kingdom, when nine eyes spring in the kingdom of the park. Nine eye pool into a word, clear water, such as boiling, microwave ripples. As the spring water is clear and pure and abundant in water, the spring water here can be drunk directly.
Along the nine eyes of the spring, the last shape of the spring is very domineering. At that time took a little spring water to taste, slightly sweet, but very cool.
This spring has the reputation of “the first spring in the south of the sky”. Can not help but think why wushi county will have “half city mountain scenery half city spring”. If you travel to southern xinjiang, don’t miss this place.
There is a small secluded park in the center of the scenic area, the middle of the park pool is built with lake stone boat painting, a total of two floors, the north and south bank are connected by the bridge, known as: “drunken pavilion”. Emperor of the qing dynasty traveled to jiangnan by “dragon boat”. The pool of fish groups, the pool side of the old trees into shade, landscape mountain color, pool reflection, set each other into a painting.
Pond periphery is growing modelling peculiar millennium old tree, have “one tree becomes a forest” zhuang mei. Yanquan mountain scenic tourist area is a national AA class scenic spot, is a natural scenic tourist area, is also a summer resort for local people. And wushi county pleasant climate, warm winter and cool summer, known as the “health, summer” reputation. Here is really a unique xinjiang landscape ah, can not help but think of that sentence: “xinjiang is really a good place!”