On 6th. May, dozens of international students from XJTU, NWU and NWPU took part in the series event of “Travelling to know The Starting Point of Silk Road, My Second Home, Shaanxi”which was hosted by Shaanxi Provincial Tourism Development Commission and Discover Shaanxi. This time, we went to Yulin to see magnificent and beautiful natural landscapes such as Danxia Landform, Hongjiannao Scenic Area and Red Rock Canyon. Yulin is located in the north of Shaanxi Province, the border of loess plateau and Mu Us Sandland, which is the transition area of loess plateau and Inner Mongolian Plateau. Yulin faces the Yellow River in the east and Shanxi Province is on the other side of the river.
The Danxia Landform, also called “The Wave”, is the first station of our Yulin trip. It is located in Jingbian County, Shaanxi Province, and it is formed of red sandstone Danxia Landform. The huge touradon originated from Jurassic Period constituted layers of rock.