Hidden at junction of three provinces of Hunan, Jiangxi and Guangdong is a mysterious hot spring discovered during Ming Dynasty, water is hot enough to boil eggs.
When you look at map of Guangxi, you will find a strange name, one hundred thousand mountains. Many friends wonder if there are really a hundred thousand mountains connected together?
Not really, The name is not number of mountains, but Chinese translation of Zhuang language. There are also ninety thousand and sixty thousand mountains, etc.. In fact, this is a whole mountain range, is climatic boundary of Guangxi, covers a very large area, has many plants and complex relief, which plays a very important role in this area.
In such difficult terrain, some kind of magical treasure land is usually bred. There is such a hot springin 100,000 mountains, butu hot spring. Butou is actually Zhuang language, which means warm well, which only confirms this hot spring.
This hot spring is located on outskirts of city, very close to city center, just a few kilometers, very convenient. At same time, geographical conditions are also very favorable, on three sides it is surrounded by mountains, and remaining side faces water, and hot spring water continuously flows out of cracks in rocks in mountains.
The temperature of water is about 40 degrees, which is suitable for bathing people, the content of minerals beneficial to human body is relatively high, and some indicators can even meet mineral water standards . The most distinctive feature of hot spring here is color, unlike other hot springs which are either colorless or deep blue, this hot spring is as clear and transparent as sea.
Butou Hot Spring has a very long history. According to historical records, even during Tang Dynasty, some people discovered hot springs here. During Ming Dynasty, people even used hot spring water. When used in brewing and pharmaceuticals, it has an unexpected magical effect.
The main effect of hot spring here is healing hot spring. After staying in hot spring water for a certain period of time, you will feel that back muscles, which are usually stiff due to hard work, gradually relax and relieve fatigue. All of these are eliminated and can also stimulate metabolism, making you feel relaxed.
Currently, hot spring is divided into two parts: one side consists of several small pools, imitating concept of Big Dipper, and the other is a large main pool, shaped like a sailboat, which is also a blessing for tourists.
With such good natural resources, area is also dependent on hot springs to create a recreational resort that combines tourism and recreation. After bathing in hot spring, you can taste local specialty horse meat.
On Mount Shivanda, horse meat is an important source of meat. People usually use it for stewing and eat it with perilla. The mouth and nose are instantly filled with aroma of mixture. If horse meat is not an option, there are many local farm-raised chickens.
In addition to this hot spring, suitable for relaxation and leisure, another local scenic spot worth visiting is Shivandashan National Forest Park. The park is at crossroads of several golden tourist trails and is a must-see in Guangxi.
There are not only mountains and reservoirs here, like ordinary forest parks, but also moist subtropical forests that were not destroyed in antiquity. The coverage area is huge and there are many plant species. park The temperature does not change much throughout year, which is very convenient.
There are forests, strange rocks, and even waterfalls. The water system is developed, and water quality of spring is also very high quality, reaching national first-class standard. It can be called capital of oxygen production in my country.
The sights inside are also very interesting. The Stone River is one of sources of Pearl River. Along way, it flows through many places in park, or water flows quickly or smoothly. If it coincides with rainy season, sound of whole river rushing by Like thunder through sky.
Bird Paradise is central part of park. Hundreds of millions of yuan have gone into construction here to create a themed scenic spot with various birds as core. Here you can see all rare birds in park, learn about them comprehensively, as well as learn how to save and protect these birds. Currently, about a thousand birds live in it.
In addition to these natural landscapes, Shanxi County also has several cultural attractions worth seeing. First, there are ruins of a Confucian temple, which were built during Ming Dynasty. The Confucian temple was first built, but with change of time it was also constantly moved and destroyed. Towards end of Ming Dynasty, it was moved to city, and returned after the Qing Dynasty.
Although there have been a few twists and turns, scope of this site is still relatively large. This is a local hall of fame, but later, for various reasons, it was dismantled, leaving only site in place. a place to understand Ming and Qing Confucian temples. Next Naban reservoir.
This is a great choice for rural tourism. Its construction played an important role in agricultural development of entire county. Wind surrounded by different cultures dancing in the wind, idyllic landscapes that make people feel relaxed and happy.
Shanxi County has many natural attractions, and you can choose according to your needs. If you have enough time, you can go to forest park first, and then come to warm hot spring to wash away fatigue of trip.