[InKunming--Yunnan] National Day Holiday, which lasts from October 1 to October 7, is approaching now. A trip in Yunnan would be an excellent choice to travel enthusiasts. Yunnan, located in southwest China, boasts its abundant travel resources.
A river runs through rice fields at Babao Town in Guangnan County, southwest China's Yunnan Province. [Yunnan.cn]
Rice in the field ushers in harvest season. [Yunnan.cn]
Rice fields go yellow as autumn came. [Yunnan.cn]
The town and rice fields are tranquil. [Yunnan.cn]
Babao Town (八宝镇)
Babao Town is located at southeast of Guangnan County, Wenshan Zhuang & Miao Autonomous Prefecture, and is 160 kilometers far away from Wenshan City. Unique climate and fertile land make the village a famous plantation of Babao Rice. Babao Rice is also called Gong Rice, for it is used for state banquet.
Babao Town is renowned as a popular tourism destination which covers an area of 68 square kilometers. The town has characteristic landform, pleasant climate, various ethnic customs and rich tourist resources.
Starting from Kunming, tourists can drive to Babao Town via Kunming-Shilin Expressway, Kunming-Guangzhou Expressway and Funing-Guangnan Expressway.