Tiger Leaping Gorge From Lijiang

Tiger Leaping Gorge is the world famous Grand Canyon to majestic odd risk known to the world. Overshoot from the town of Tiger Leaping Gorge, Haba Snow Mountain foothills along the river cave river, you can enter the canyon. Tiger Leaping Gorge on the town nine kilometers away from the jump, is the narrowest section of the canyon, gorge Kuanjin hundred meters, the right middle of the river a 13-meter-high stone - a stone tiger jumping, rock like Koho processes, Yiran independence respect, Jiang Liu fighting each other with stones, H Gu Ming Shan, is magnificent.

Tiger Leaping Gorge, Lijiang Naxi Autonomous County from the 60 km of this valley in the upper reaches of the Jinsha River, 16 kilometers, divided on the tiger jumped the tiger jump, jump the next three sections of the tiger, literal-minded circuitous road 25 kilometers east of the Yulong Snow Mountain, west of the Haba Snow Mountain Diqing, Canyon vertical elevation 3790 m, is one of the world's deepest canyon. Jiang Liu narrowest point, only about 30 meters, according to legend the Tigers down in the river rocks on the little heels, and can fly over, so called Tiger Leaping Gorge. Gap rocks everywhere, there are 21 rapids, up to 10 meters down to Canton 7, Falls 10. Tiger Leaping Gorge altitude of 1,800 meters; the south bank of the Yulong Snow Mountain 5596 meters above sea level, the Pro Gap side of the mountain steep, almost cliff, no way to be found; the north shore of the Haba Snow Mountain 5386 meters above sea level, the Pro Gap side of the hill has slowed down, which side there is a simple gravel road, through the whole gorge, above the road there is a walking path.