Jilin province adds eight national leisure destinations
Eight villages in Northeast China's Jilin province were recently put on the list of China's beautiful leisure villages, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.
The eight destinations are Hongguang village in Changchun, Xinkaihe village in Jilin city, Bailu village in Siping, Yongzhi village in Liaoyuan, Jiapigou village in Tonghua, Huangjiawaizi village in Baishan, Xianghai Mongolian township in Baicheng and Mingdong village in the Yanbian Korean autonomous prefecture.
With its glorious vistas, Rice Field Park always delights visitors to Hongguang village. Administered by Changchun city, the village covers an area of 3.65 square kilometers and its paddy fields occupy 270 hectares. It has gradually shifted over to the modernization and industrialization of its rice cultivation. [Photo provided to gojilin.gov.cn]
A sweeping aerial view of Xinkaihe village. Under the administration of Huadian city, in November last year it was listed in the second batch of provincial key rural tourism villages by the Jilin Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism and the Jilin Development and Reform Commission. [Photo provided to gojilin.gov.cn]
Offering breathtaking views, the Jinjiang Huahai Scenic Spot in Jiapigou village is a national 3A-level scenic spot. Jiapigou, too, was selected in the third batch of national key rural tourism villages. [Photo/WeChat account of Youyou Jilin]
A picture of tranquility: Mingdong village, in the Yanbian Korean autonomous prefecture, is the place to go to see the unique folk customs of the Korean ethnic group. [Photo/WeChat account of Youyou Jilin]