Home > Tourist Attractions >Dachuan River Scenic Area

十三水平台 Dachuan River Scenic Area is located in the north of Lushan County, 132km away from Chengdu, facing Qionglai in the east across the river and connecting Dayi County and Wenchuan County in the north and Baoxing County in the west. It is a significant component of the provincial tourist attraction "Lingjiu Mountain -- Daxue Peak" and world natural heritage -- Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries, covering an area of 248.87sq.km with a forest coverage rate of 98% and annual mean temperature of 11°C. The scenic area at 1,040m-5,364m altitude boasts distinctive and stunning landscapes from verdant hills, azalea bushes and primitive forest to snowy landscapes as the vegetation and weather change. As a summer resort, Dachuan Town has more than 160 agritainments receiving more than 4,000 tourists from Chengdu, Chongqing and surrounding regions from June to the end of September every year.