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Ten Most Beautiful Gorges of China [Copy link] 中文

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8. Jinkou Gorge that the Dadu River gorge

The Dadu River originates in the Bayan Har Mountain where Sichuan and Qinghai province meet. After the Lesser Jinchuan River converges with the Large Jinchuan in its upper reaches at Danba, it is called the Dadu River. The river rushes through high mountains and lofty ridges in the eastern part of the Hengduan Mountains.There are gorges with splendid scenery all the way, but it is in the Jinkou Gorge that the Dadu River gorge landscape reaches its climax.
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9. Taihang Mountains

The gorge group of the southern Taihang Mountains located between the Huguan Pass and Pingshun of Shanxi Province and Lenzhou and Huixian of Henan Province, with the White Defile as the mainstream, is typical of the Taihang Gorge system. The height of those ridges is between 1,000 and 2,000 meters.
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10. Kuqa (or Kuche) Gorge

The Kuqa (or Kuche) Gorge is located in the southern part of the Tianshan Mountains, about 64 kilometers north of Kuqa County in Xinjiang. The Kuqa River is a tributary of the Tarim River, and local Uygur people call its valley ”Kizilia” which means ”red cliffs”. A typical earth-rift ravine, the gorge extends more than five kilometers in total, with a main valley and seven branch valleys.
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10. Kuqa (or Kuche) Gorge

The Kuqa (or Kuche) Gorge is located in the southern part of the Tiansha ...

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