The tourist map of China on the district of the 3rd gorges
The territory of the 3rd Gorges begins in БАЙДИЧЭНЕ, the small town located in 450 km from Chungking in strategically printsipny place, about the mouth of the first gorge, and closely connected with the events described in the novel of Troyetsar-stpviye. Directly in 265 g Liu Baye after the unsuccessful test the Territory of the 3rd Gorges here has died begins in БАЙДИЧЭНЕ, the small town located in 450 km from Chungking in strategically printsipny place, about the mouth of the first gorge, and closely connected with the events described in the novel of Troyetsar-stpviye. Have it in view of when booking of hotels in China will be made. Directly in 265 g Liu Baye after the unsuccessful test here has died to revenge for the brother on a vow Guan Yu in war against U.Pamyat about those times revives in Baydi’s (V40) temple in what the picture representing Liu Baye on the deathbed is stored. The temple Chzhanfey adjoining to it earlier which has immortalised memory of other brother of Liu Baye on the weapon, Cheung Fae, was not so is long since transferred on a brick to the small town of Yunyan standing nearby. The tourist map of China will be not full, if you do not look at Tsyutan’s gorge. For Baydichen the river through an abrupt bias in mountains directs to the 1st gorge, Tsyutan – not only the shortest, its extent makes only 8 km, – well both the narrowest and furious. The poet of an era Sung Su Dunpo has compared his rough waters with «тысячью the seas in one bowl». In a vertical wall square openings are hollowed – in the centre of this stone ladder Maine Liang in rocky breed the platform on which, according to a legend, traitors have killed Sunsky military leader Jan Tsziye is cut. When his bodyguard has risen by the rock to find the decapitated body Jan Tsziye, it has been deceived by the monk; having found out about that, the bodyguard has suspended the false monk for feet from the rock. Trips to China will promote to learn unlimited quantity of interesting stories.
The Chinese gardens with tombs
The next sign of presence at this height of the person – the wood woods supporting four 2000-year trailing tombs, similar that it is possible to behold in Gunsyan near Ibinya. Having passed Tsyutan, ferries often do a stop on half-day in the small village USHAN, and tourists have an opportunity to make travel to located to the north, on Danin’s river, Syaosansya – to Three Small Gorges. In clear day this five-hour excursion on a 33-kilometre route entertains the brightest landscapes on all way from Chungking to Ichang: beautiful rural Chinese gardens, fast spotless water, tiny small villages, monkeys, path ruins in mountains of times of a dynasty Cin and the impressing gorge Lunmen. Having arrived in Ushan, try to persuade the driver of the minibus (CNY 15) to throw so far you to the mooring Syaosansya (10 minutes) where, having paid CNY 150, you receive a place in a modern, open boat. Ушань угнездился to the mouth of the 2nd group of gorges, Usya – a 45-kilometre strip of fantastic formations on Yangzi where Yao Zi’s goddess and her eleven sisters have destroyed some unsafe river dragons, and late has turned into mountains, having settled down so that to help to forward to navigators of court down on the river. The price of a trip to China from it not so to exchange, but you receive mass of interesting memoirs. The inscription cut on a wall of one of rocks and attributed Zhuge Liang, says: «Peaks of Usya rise everything above and above». These words there is no time so have frightened the enemy leader that, having read them, it has turned an army back, having refused fight.
Chinese sights of the district Hubei
Further downstream, already on the district Hubei, costs ЦЗЫГУЙ – the birthplace of the poet Qu Yuanya which suicide to pair of 1000 anniversaries to that, is noted across all China by competitions by boats-darkonakh back. Tourists in China very much love this show. Цзыгуй there is at the gorge beginning Silin 76-kilometre length. This site always was the most dangerous: the Europeans floating it in the XIX century, remembered later that because of the shoal forming on the river of a dam, court carried to rocks, and that they have not broken about mountains, barge hauliers had to push away them, bossing bamboo poles with iron tips. The landscape has not so exchanged since then, but mountains, currents and barge hauliers have sunk into oblivion. The Chinese sights of the district Hubei is a vessel passable locks! At present vessels float here comparably simply, heading to several small gorges with speaking names – the Blade and the Book, the Bull Liver and the Horse Lung. Sandou-pin can appear the following possible stop, nearby from which the dam Three Gorges is erected – from the mooring to a dam tourist minibuses quite often ply. For Sandoupin pass of Nantszin with abrupt rocks and the currents which were turned in whirlpools, opening to the wide, stable plain over Gechzhouba – a complex of dams, power plants, lock gate and locks begins.
The Chinese creation in many respects depends at present on this plain. The vessel passes locks (on it some time leaves) and moors in Ichang. From Ichang you can continue swimming down on the river to Wuhan or sit down on the bus following to Shennuntszya – the reserve in the mountain North Hubei.
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