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Zhangye Danxia

In the northwestern Gansu province of China lies the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park, a gorgeous expanse of land known for its rainbow-colored rock formations. Bands of fiery red, creamy orange, rich green, and bright yellow streak across the mountains, forming the most beautiful geological layer cake we have ever seen.

In the northwestern Gansu province of China lies the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park, a gorgeous expanse of land known for its rainbow-colored rock formations. Bands of fiery red, creamy orange, rich green, and bright yellow streak across the mountains, forming the most beautiful geological layer cake we have ever seen.

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张掖丹霞国家地质公园|Zhangye Danxia National Geological Park

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Top Five Reasons to Visit China

Bucketlist: Danxia Landform Geological Park in Gansu, China. The rainbow mountains became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2010. The colors are the result of mineral deposits and red sandstone from over 24 million years ago.

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China's Rainbow Rocks - The incredible colours of those rocks resulted in millions of years of orogenic movement, structural deformations, water flow fissures and oxidization.

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30 Sights That Will Give You A Serious Case Of Wanderlust

Red Stones, Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park, China - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

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Les roches multicolores de la montagne Zhangye Danxia en Chine

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