The deepest Canyon- Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon
2013-11-17 Sylvia Lai Sights Nyingchi 1808
To many people, Tibet is a miraculous land with the high mountain, pure lake, saintly temple, lush forest, cold glacier and the wide grassland. How can the earth create such a various, unique, charming place? Today more and more people think Tibet is their wonderland. Of all the sceneries of Tibet, there is one very glorious place you can never forget once you have chance to visit it. The deepest canyon is Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon.
Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon located in Nyingchi lies near Mountain Namjagbarwa .It is the longest, highest, deepest valley with its length of 496 kilo meters while the average depth of 2268 meters. Among the depth the deepest part is 6009 meters. The glaciers, cliffs, steep slope, and the running river together compose this incomparable canyon. Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon is the last pure land on earth which remaining some places still as virgin territories. The special landform makes Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon looks really dangerous of its environment but full of attracting. It is called the earth secret land by people because even many areas still have no person in it now.
Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon has different sceneries. Outside the valley, you can a lot of snowy mountains circled with the valley. Some has a little desolate because few plants living in the peak of the mountain, but some covered with plenty of virgin forest make the valley look full of vitality. When standing in the bottom of the valley, green grasses and bright-color flowers can be seen everywhere. The virgin forest stretches to the horizon makes the valley looks mysterious is really charming for tourists. Moreover, the valley is also home to varieties of species due to its wide range of sea levels. There are the world's most pure sky, flowing clouds, and magnificent snow-topped peak in here. It is said that Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon is one of the most abundant treasure house on the earth.
Yarlung Zangbo River, running from the Himalaya Mountains, is one of the highest altitude rivers of the world which circle around the valley. This is a very beautiful big bend with the water flowing rushing day and night.
Yarlung Zangbo River is the deepest, narrowest and longest canyon of the world. It is also the world's most beautiful, the most desirable place. Visitors come to see the area's mountain belts, virgin forests, snow mountains, long river, unusual plants and animals, and mysterious cultures. The natural landscape is also unmatchable in the world.
The best time to visit Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon is from May to October. It is cool in summer. Visitors who want to hiking in the valley need to go before the middle of October because the snow will fall after that makes the road very difficult to walk and increases the dangerous. One more thing visitors need to know is June to August is the rainy season of Tibet. It is also not suggest to hiking in the valley for the unpredicted mudslide and road collapse may be happened in the rainy season.