Southern Silk Road Travel
Linxia Hui Autonomous Prefecture is located 150 km south from Lanzhou, and the 278 km south from Lanzhou is Silk Road Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. This route is the southern line of Gansu's three main tourist routes: east, West and south.
This is a tourist line that integrates Islamic culture, history, relics, folk customs and grassland scenery. From this trip 700 km, we can reach Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan Province, where the natural scenery is peculiar and magnificent; from the northwest trip 343 km, we can reach Xining, Qinghai Province.
Line one: Lanzhou - Yongjing County - Linxia - Xiahe - Maqu - Sichuan Jiuzhaigou - Chengdu City
Line two: Lanzhou - Linxia - Xiahe - Lu Qu - Jiuzhaigou - Chengdu
Muslims full of local customs: Linxia Hui Autonomous Prefecture
Linxia mosque, there are roughly two architectural styles, the dome corridor pillar type, the Arab flavor is very strong; or the Chinese classical style, painted buildings with carved beams, cornices with warping angle.
The famous local arts and crafts include Hezhou brick carving and Baoan waist knife.
Flavor snacks: yellow wine, and hand Hand-grasping mutton.
Travel time: Summer
Travel essential: umbrellas, rain shoes, thin sweaters.
A line Linxia Nanguan mosque - Gongbei - Hongyuan - Dong Gong - Folk Custom House - snack street savors 1 days of flavor
B line Linxia - Song Ming Yan - Lotus Hill 2 days tour
C line Linxia - Jishi Gorge - Meng Da Heavenly Lake 1 days tour
The great Gongbei is located in the northwest of Linxia City, was built in the Qing Dynasty, Kangxi. There are four courtyards: East, West and northeast. Courtyard is complete with pavilion and square, they are made of brick and wood mixture. There are Shizifang, South Hall, Living Room, Hall, Permanent Pavilion, North Pavilion, Flower Pavilion and so on. Red pillars on the eaves are copies of Chinese ancient buildings.
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