As the weather is getting warmer, you may wonder where could be the perfect place to have a spring outing. Well, south Shaanxi would be a great choice, especially Hanzhong, where the rapeseed flowers are in full blossom recently. Hanzhong is a tourism city famous for its beautiful mountain and river scenery, and rapeseed blossom festival, which attracts numerous tourists every year during spring.
Rapeseed is cultivated mainly for its oil-rice seed. While the rapeseed blossom can be a beautiful view when they blossom at the same time. In China, the rapeseed grows with a large scale from south to north, but blossoms in different season from January to August. Its flower season usually lasts for at least a month.In Hanzhong, the rapeseed has its full blossom from mid-March to mid-April.Check out the guide to Hanzhong rapeseed blossom festival below.
Time: March 20th to April 20th
Main site of rapeseed field: Mianxian county