Lovers of culture and the charm of the landscapes of Asia, have a must in one of the most incredible, surprising and magical places that your mind is capable of imagining.
Its about Zhangye Danxia Geological Park in Gansu (China). One of those places that we should all know in the first person, at least once in life. And surely after seeing the image that heads our article, you want to know more curiosities about this surprising destination. More than nature, it seems like the masterpiece of a very talented painter.
A privileged destination
Zhangye Danxia Geological Park in Gansu is a true gift from Mother Nature. Its landscape is so implausible, that it is almost surreal.
A surprising and magical combination of colors that creates textures and gives the landscape a visual effect that leaves visitors speechless.
And if the images that accompany our post They are incredible to you, imagine being able to enjoy this landscape in first person! Colorful Chinese mountains that are not seen every day and are one of the great tourist attractions in the Chinese province of Gansu.
The explanation of this multicolored beauty
And what is the explanation for this implausible color scheme? This unique show is the result of the formation of mineral deposits of different pigmentation, in the rock layers. A mineralization process that has required over 24 million years, so that today we can enjoy an absolutely irresistible landscape.
While the Indo-Australian collision and Eurasian tectonic bale was responsible for creating those magical undulations of the terrain. The perfect finishing touch for a movie landscape. So, if you are planning a getaway to China, do not forget to approach the province of Gansu.
And remember to bring the camera!
"Avatar" Mountain & Wulingyuan Scenic Area, Zhangjiajie, China in 4K Ultra HD (November 2023)