Map of Sunflowers in Chongqing released
Map of Sunflowers in Chongqing (Picture provided by Chongqing Municipal Center of Geographic Information, and released by CQNEWS)
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Sunflowers may appear in many homes because they imply sunshine, beauty and hope. Recently, the Chongqing Urban Planning Bureau and Chongqing Municipal Center of Geographic Information jointly published the Map of Sunflowers in Chongqing showing several places for you to observe sunflowers. It is the best time for you to observe sunflowers in midsummer. So, how about inviting your good friends and families to take some photos in sunflower fields, feel the charming of sunflowers and experience the summer of Chongqing.
Introduction to some sunflowers fields:
1. Damu Flowers Valley
It is located at the mountain chain of Wuling Mountain, with an altitude about 1,000m. It is the rare domestic flowers themed park, and called, “the Provence of China”. It has sunflowers covering over 1 million mu, so it is a famous place for appreciating sunflowers.
2. Fangdouping, Gaonan Town
It is located at the core area of Daba Mountain National Nature Reserve, about 70km away from Chengkou County. It is surrounded by high mountains and broad dam bottom, and looks like a bucket which can contain the five cereals, so it is named as Fangdouping.
It has over 1,000 mu of sunflowers. Due to its high altitude, these sunflowers blossom in the middle of July to the middle of August every year.
3. Sunflowers Base at Jingang Village, Mu’er Town, Yubei District
It is the large-scale sunflower park which is nearest to the main urban area. Currently, it has over 1,000 mu of sunflowers, including the edible-type sunflowers and precious sunflowers.
In addition, there are dozens of rural home inns and over 100 special rural products for visitors to enjoy.
4. Fairy Maiden Mountain
Fairy Maiden Mountain has sunflowers near the parking lot which is the place for you to take the train. Sunflowers are the special scenery of Fairy Maiden Mountain in every July, August and September. Then, the sunflowers show the special beauty of Fairy Maiden Mountain, and they are very eye-catching and splendid in the sunshine. (Translated by Liu Hongyan, Fathom Language Limited)