Danba County is the east gate of Gazi Autonomous Prefecture of Sichuan province, and it is located in tourism resource development area among Wolong, Siguniang Mountain and Gongga Mountain. It is also at the interconnecting point of two tourism circles in west area of Sichuan province. Via it, visitors can enter Jiuzhaigou area in east and enter Shangri-La area in west. Danba County is one of the most important destinations in west area of Sichuan province.
Danba County abounds in tourist attractions, which mainly featured with natural landscape exemplified by Dongling Beauty known as Natural Miniascape, centralized on Snow Mountains, forests, hot springs, grasslands so on. Thanks to the collection of culture and the beauty of mountains and water, it is the terrific place that producing beauties that own the traditions and genes of Royal family of West Xia Dynasty and the enchantment of Dongnv Kingdom of Tang Dynasty as well as the costume styles of royal palace in Ming and Qing Palaces. The entire heritage from history and the presents from nature nurture the local girls to be beauty.
In the administrative zone of Danba County, there are a lot of local residents who are absolutely different from other local people. Over there, all people live in village, and their houses are distinguishable and built some relatively smooth places that directly getting the sunlight. The village generally is constituted of dozens of or hundreds of families and their houses are beautiful in outside layout. The traditionalized and standardized houses are built in line with the landform of local area. The perfectly-preserved natural environment and the longstanding tradition constitute a beautiful countryside painting.
The local climate of Danba belongs to the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau Monsoon Climate, and the annual average temperature is 14.2℃, and the average temperature of January is 4.4℃ and the average temperature of August, which is the hottest time, is 22.4℃. The time from April to May annually is the colorful term over there, and so it is the best time for traveling. The time from Sept to Oct., the local residences are also additionally decorated by the golden corn, so it is another best time for visiting. Time from December to March next year, the road of High Mountain is iced, so it is not the good time for traveling there. The local altitude is only 1700 meters, so generally visitors do not suffer the altitude disease. But visitors had better prepare sufficient medicine, food and cold-resistance costume for round trip.