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中国西北部一颗璀璨的明珠——阿拉善盟

2017-07-21 15:14 ChineseTime

Alxa League A shining pearl in Northwest China
The Badain Jaran Desert [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

Alxa League, or Alashan in Chinese, is located at the western part of Inner Mongolia autonomous region.

The league is the least populated region of Inner Mongolia autonomous region.

Alxa League A shining pearl in Northwest China
For tourists who are willing to go more out of their way, the Badain Jaran Desert is definitely a popular tourist attraction. Based on weather patterns, temperature and sight-seeing possibilities, the best time to visit is between June and October. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

Featuring an immense area and a sparse population, Alxa League boasts fantastic natural scenery without too much development.

You can experience totally different views here depending on the season.

Alxa League A shining pearl in Northwest China
Measuring over 49,000 square kilometers, the Badain Jaran Desert covers a significant portion of the south-central part of the Inner Mongolia autonomous region as well as the northern part of Gansu province. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

Reputed as the “hometown of the camel”, the league has an abundant amount of two-humped camels and Cashmere goats.

Alxa League A shining pearl in Northwest China
One of the three largest poplar forests in the world with mesmerizing autumn scenes sought after by numerous tourists and photographers. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

The mysterious land is also a tourist paradise, attracting visitors with its brilliant ethnic culture, unique desert landscape and plentiful historical relics.

Alxa League A shining pearl in Northwest China
Flocks of sheep graze on the red grasslands, with clouds hanging over the mountain in the distance. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

Alxa League A shining pearl in Northwest China
Thousands of camels run in the Tengger Desert. The district is an exemplary spot for agriculture tourism and has four square kilometers of wetlands, featuring green grass, clean air and natural scenery, with main tourist attractions including carting, watching migratory birds, fishing, camel-riding in the desert, sand skating. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

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