Panzhihua Travel Guide
Established in 1965 and located in southwest Sichuan where Jinsha River and Yalong River meet, Panzhihua is a new and developing city of immigrants. Covering 7,434 sq. km, it has jurisdiction over estern district, western district, shihe district, Yanbian County, Miyi County and 78 villages. Among its total population of 1,100,000. Panzhihua is an important base of iron, steel, rare metals and energy resources. At an elevation ranged from 937m to 4195.5m, it lies in the area of Hengduan Mountain in southwest Sichuan, which features mountain landforms.
Panzhihua is rich in resources of minerals, water and tourism. With the average temperature of 20 degree Centigrade and the sunshine time up to 2,574 hours, Panzhihua enjoys bright sunshine and pleasant climate for the whole year, which is suitable for tourism at anytime. Besides, it has some characteristic tourist resources, including limestone caves, stone forests, waterfalls, hot springs, virgin forests, lawns growing in mountains, underground lakes and the third highest dam of the world.
Area Code: 0812
Post Code: 617000
Top Things To Do in Panzhihua
Entering Dongqu district, you may feel astonished to see the beauty of the semitropical city. As the center of Panzhiha, Dongqu district can fully reflect the spirit of Panzhiha. There you can find a ... [ View Details ]
In fact, Ertan Scenic Spot consists of Ertan Hydropower Station and its reservoir, including four parts: 1. Dam: as the greatest one in Asia and third greatest in the world, the two-arched dam i... [ View Details ]