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Kangding
Kangding
The tune "Kangding Love Song" is sung about Kangding in both the north and south of China. Kangding is located in the eastern part of the Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. This historic, high-plateau ancient city is the capital of the Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. Built across both banks of the river, this ancient city is full of ethnic style. The ethnic minorities from here are known for their song and dance. This area is also very rich in high-plateau ethnic customs. The coexistence of majestic glaciers and forests is one of Kangding's unique landscapes. This attracts many tourists—both Chinese and foreign—to stay here.
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Mugecuo
4.4/5
2,281 Reviews
Mugecuo in Kangding City, also known as Dahaizi, is a mountain lake in northwestern Sichuan. The water is very clear as they come from the melted water of the snow mountains. Visitors can pick a spot wih good views and comfortably enjoy the crystal clear waters and beautiful surrounding mountains. There is also a hot spring in the scenic area. If you are interested, take a hot spring bath and eat some local hot spring eggs.
Xindu Bridge
4.5/5
660 Reviews
Town
Xindu Bridge of Ganzizhou is located on the 318 National Highway of the Sichuan-Tibet Line. It is known as the “photographer’s paradise” for its stunning scenery. Every new visitor to Xinduqiao will be shocked by the beauty of the view. There are plateau meadows and clear rivers. You can see grazing cattle and sheep on the hillsides in the distance, as well as Tibetan villages scattered everywhere. Every spring, when the leaves turn gold, it welcomes the most beautiful time of the year.
Lhagang Grassland
4.4/5
209 Reviews
Mountain
The Lhagang Grassland is located on the northwestern side of Kangding City, stretching to either side of the Sichuan-Tibet Highway. In Tibetan language, "Lhagang" means "favorite place of the Buddha." Sites worth visiting on the grasslands include the Pel Lhagong Gompa and Muya Golden Pagoda. The brilliant green grassland is dotted with herdsmen's tents. It is one of the most harmonious and beautiful plateaus in the Tibetan plains. The Lhagang Grassland is dominated by the towering Yala Glacier. On the grasslands, the most popular place to visit is the Muya Golden Pagoda. Traditional horse races are held every year on the Lhagang Grassland. Local herdsmen dress in festive costumes and gather together from all directions to celebrate the holidays in traditional fashion.
Paoma Mountain
3.9/5
313 Reviews
City Park
The song of Kangding Love Song makes the Mount Pao Ma famous in the world. Mount Pao Ma, in Tibetan is Lamb, meaning Fairy Mountain. Because there is a lake named Five Colored Sea on the top of the mountain, it is also known as: Mountain of Five Colored Sea. Every year on the eighth day of the fourth month of the lunar calendar, local people will hold a grand memorial activity in the Mount Pao Ma, which is called the "April 8th Round Hill Meeting" locally and there will be lively horse racing activities.

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Kangding Weather

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Today
22 Oct 2020
5 °
Overcast
5-8
Tomorrow
23 Oct 2020
4°
Light rain
4-12
Saturday
24 Oct 2020
3°
Sunny
3-18
Sunday
25 Oct 2020
5°
Cloudy
5-14
Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for Kangding
Oct 22, 2020 Kangding Weather:Overcast, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:80%, Sunrise/Sunset:07:19/18:34
Kangding Travel:Suitable, Umbrella:Not Required, UV Strength:Very Low

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