Wu Gorge

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Wu Gorge, sometimes called Great Gorge, is the second gorge of the Three Gorges system on the Yangtze River, People's Republic of China.

Wu Gorge
Wu Gorge

Formed by the Wu River, it stretches 45 kilometres (28 mi) from Wushan to Guandukou, and is located downstream of Qutang Gorge and upstream of Xiling Gorge.

Wu Gorge
Wu Gorge

The gorge straddles the boundary between Wushan County of Chongqing Municipality (formerly part of Sichuan Province) and Badong County, Hubei Province.

Wu Gorge
Wu Gorge

Noted for its deep and serene scenes, Wuxia Gorge is full of zigzag, weird peaks, rising mists and beautiful sights. The famous Twelve Peaks on both banks of the river, in particular, are the most spectacular.

Wu Gorge
Wu Gorge

Wuxia Gorge is 45 kilometers long, extending west to east from the mouth of the Danning River in Wushan County to Guandukou in Badong County, Hubei Province.

Wu Gorge
Wu Gorge

Along the Wu Gorge, there are twelve peaks on each bank. These are the most prominent aspects of the scenery of Wu Gorge.

Wu Gorge
Wu Gorge

As it is the first peak to welcome the sun's glow and says farewell to its afterglow, it is also called Wangxia Peak.

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