Zunyi City is now well-known as the place of the secret Zunyi
Meeting of the Communist Party in 1935. It is Guizhou Province's
second largest city. It is also the tourist centre of northern
Guizhou and is on the list of the top 24 historic and cultural
cities in China. The Xiangjiang River flows in the city and
separates it into new and old city districts.
The city centre of Zunyi is 153 kilometers south of Guiyang City.
It takes about three hours by bus. It is 308 kilometers north of
Chongqing City. The central district of the city covers an area of
about 60 square kilometres, and the district has a population of
900,000. The total population of Zunyi is 7,655,400 people.
Zunyi is an important tourist place in southwest China. It has a
key role in the "tourist golden triangle" composed of Sichuan,
Chongqing and Guizhou provinces. It is an ideal natural hotspot for
international tourists in the Three Gorges region. Zunyi's scenery
is colored by the features of mountains, the waterfalls, rivers and
streams, the big valleys, woods and caves.
Guizhou residents say that the scenery will give you "three
washings: the Zunyi Brain Washing, the Moutai Vodka Stomach
Washing, and the Chi Shui River Lung Washing – to not only get the
sense of the Great Red Army Long March but also to be intoxicated
by smooth and rich Moutai Vodka and enjoy the refreshing air of the
Chi Shui River.
- Danxia Landform of China - A World Heritage Site
Telephone area code: 0852.
Postal Zip Code: 563000.