Xixiang county,which is the beautiful tea home of China,lies in the south of Shaanxi province.It’s surrourded by sereral other counties with Shiquan on the east,Zhenba and Tongjiang of Sichuan province on the south,Yangxian on the north,Chenggu and Nanzhen on the west.There are 23 townships, 270 burgs and 10 living quarters throughout the county, with a population of 0.41 million. Anyang railway,and Xikang railway run across the county from the east to the west,and national highways No.210 and No.316 also provide people with convenient transportation.
There are four distinct seasons with a mild subtropical monsoon climate,and the average temperature is 14.4 degrees. Theeco-tourism of the county is very rich in resources, and the forest coverage is 47.6%. The area of the ecological tea garden is about 146.8 million square metres. You will be adicted yourselves to the blue mountains, the green rivers and the clear sky.
Here is the cradle of mankind. As early as the Banpo-Yangshao cultural period, people in Li-village began to live along the river. They planted rice,hunted together, engraved the figure of their body with animal bones, and recorded their lives, which demonstrated the amazing cultural and artistic creativity of the former inhabitants of 7000 years ago.
Lulin Temple built in Kangxi Period of Qing Dynasty is a unique ancient architecture, which lies in the west of the county. The rare designs on the building are very vivid and intricate.
The workship is fine. The structure of the temple is characterized by its gray bricks. There are two picturesque stone deer in the temple.
The bronze buffalo cast in (the year of) 128 of Daoguang Period of Qing Dynasty lies in the south of the city. It’s said that the buffalo is the God of the county who can protect the people from the flood. The epigraph on the buffalo records the detailed process that it protected the people ages before.The people are pround of it.
Xixiang is a place that is full of tourist ...