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2018 Most Beautiful Rape Flowers in China & Hanzhong Tourism and Culture Festival Scheduled for March – April

The starting ceremony for the 2018 most beautiful rape flowers in China & Hanzhong Tourism and Culture Festival shall be held at Guishuiwan Square in Mianxian, Hanzhong City of Shaanxi Province on March 18. Mianxian is the main venue of the Festival and sub-venues will be set up in Hantai, Nanzheng, Chenggu, Yangxian, Xixiang, Ningqiang, Lueyang, Zhenba, Liuba and Foping. The Festival will feature 46 themed activities in relation to rape flowers, including spring outings amid a sea of rape flowers, the third Flower Sea Music Festival, and a national car rally, etc. For the festival, Hanzhong has planned 33 spots for flower viewing and 23 quality travel routes.

All spots for rape-flower viewing will be open for free from March 20 to April 20. Crested IbisPear Garden, Tea Garden, Ancient Hantai, Hanshan Scenic Area, Langqiao Water City, Luojia Dam, Qixing Lake, Zibo Park, Wangjiawan Flower World, Longgang Historic Site, Shengshui Temple Culture Management Office, Sichuan-Shaanxi Revolutionary Base Memorial Hall, and Mianxian Museum, Ningqiang Museum, and Zhenba Museum are all free of tickets. In other scenic spots, ticket discounts will be offered.

In the springtime, Hanzhong is a sea of flowers. Relying on millions of acres of blooming rape flowers, Hanzhong has held China's most beautiful rape flowers& Hanzhong Tourism and Culture Festival for eight years in a row, developing a variety of landscapes featuring rape flowers with “special scenic spots, systematic travel routes and a market of scale”. 

Located in the southwest of Shaanxi Province, Hanzhong is a beautiful and fertile basin lying between Qinling Mountains and Bashan Mountains. Hanzhong is a city with enormous historical and cultural charm in China, one of the country’s first batch of global tourist demonstration zones. Hanzhong Rape Flower Festival ranks among the top ten most popular destinations for rape flower viewing.