Salian Town, in Panxi, is located in a valley the lower section of Anning River west of Panzhihua in a U shaped basin of tiny lakes like beads on a string. With great solar resources, the climate here is sub-tropical. Salian is a natural greenhouse with the slogan "Southern heat and northern sunshine." Fengliu Mountain within the region is a relatively high mountain which stands tall and magnificent. Special folk traditions in Salian include the "Dragon Light Dance" activity.