Stunning Scenery of Rice Terraces at Dawn in Western Hunan

Photo taken on May 11 shows the amazing and magnificent scenery of Jianshan Terraced Fields at Malichang Township, Huayuan County. The terraced fields, named after Jianshan Mountain, are pieces of sloped plane that has been cut into a series of successively receding flat surfaces or platforms, which resemble steps, for the purposes of more effective farming. It is known as the best place to enjoy sunrise and sunset of the county.

Translator: Xiao Juan

Source: Hunan Official Web Portal