Tengchong County, a historical and cultural famous city, is suited in southwest of Yunnan province. It is adjacent to Myanmar. Tengchong is a famous hometown of overseas Chinese, a city of cultural value, the distribution center of jades, and was used to be a communication hub of the Southwest Silk Road.
Because of its special geographical location – in the place which was born by the collision of Eurasian Plate and Indian Plate, Tengchong has unique geographical landscapes to be visited, spectacular volcanoes and geothermal groups, volcanic wonders of God Column Valley, Beihai Wetland, a city waterfall called Dieshui River Waterfall and other geographical scenery.
Thermal Sea Scenic Area
Thermal Sea Scenic Area locates in the southwest of Tengchong county, 20 kilometers away. At this scenic area, there are 80 relatively big air fountains and hot springs, among which 14 springs’ temperature is as high as 90℃. You see springs gush out actively with dreamy vapors. Take a pleasant relaxed spring bath is the must there. Or you can boil peanuts, eggs and potatoes alongside the hot pan. This is really interesting.