Napa Sea Travel Guide
Napa Sea from Zhongdian county five kilometers with a total area of 2,400 hectares, 3,260 meters high above sea level, is a seasonal lake. A year to the summer, in addition to four hills after the snow melted into the Napa Sea, with Qu River, Naizi River and other rivers also injected more than 10, formed a vast ocean. In the dry season, the lake gradually recedes, Napa Sea became endless green grass up or wetlands, shepherds grazing are the golden season. September each year, a waterfowl Napa Sea world, Bar-headed Goose, duck, black-necked cranes and other rare bird flew here from afar have winter, with a focus on national animal protection one of the black-necked cranes is particularly valuable. It is the world in 12 Cranes a precious, beautiful body grace, and the number of scarce.
Napa Sea, also called Yila Prairie, is a lake in rain season, while grassland in other season. In the summer and autumn, thousands of sheep, horses and yaks scatters and numerous little flowers bloom on the grasslands.
It just likes a necklace broken on the lawn. It is the habitat of about 150 black neck cranes.
The total number of black neck cranes is around 1000 in the whole world. After wandering on the grassland, there is a great barbecue area here, and fresh and authentic food is cooked up. In bad weather, there is a hall here where dance and song performances take place.
You can take a bus from Zhongdian directly to Yila Prairie. The drive takes about half an hour. A bus is available every hour.
Napa Sea is a seasonal lake, in summer, the lake is larger and the water is deeper; in winter, the water is less.