The beloved of mine is the very distant place, where there is a vast expanse of grassland; The vast grassland in between the sky and earth; White Mongolian Yurts scatter by the riverside.This very familiar lyric is an excerpt from the song, Hulun Buir Grassland.
Hello to all! I am the Mayor of Hulun Buir, Jiang Hong.It is my great honor to recommend this magnificent, magical and appealing place praised by the world——Hulun Buir.
Hulun Buir has an extraordinary and complete ecosystem. The Hulun Buir grassland has large wetlands, big forests, large lakes, large snowfields, the lucid water and green mountains and the snowy forests. A unique national and extraordinary tourist city takes shape. Hulun Buir is the significant, ecological and safe screen in northern China. Here it possesses the vast grassland in the world and the well-known wetland in Asia and ranges of primitive forests. The largest freshwater lake in northern China, Hulun Lake is a finishing touch on this green land. Hulun Buir snowfield, “the large icebound field, the snowflakes in the air”. On the 50º north latitude, it is the new height of pan-arctic cold resource industry development. In 2020, the 14th National Winter Games will be held here. Walking into Hulun Buir. Appreciating Xing’an cuckoo in spring. Travelling on this vast grassland in summer. Walking across the large forest in autumn. Viewing the snowfield in winter. Every attraction and every object is so touching and memorable.
Hulun Buir is the cradle of Chinese northern Nomads. Through the ages, here it incubated many nationalities from northern China. The Nomads, Xianbei, Mongolian, Nüzhen nationalities departed from Hulun Buir for battles from here. Preparations underway. Migration and expedition. Grand ambitions to win. Historically, Xianbei nationality growing from here built the first minority regime in the Central Plain,
the Northern Wei Dynasty. Here it was also the arsenal and granary for Genghis Khan to unify Mongolian Plateau and build his kingdom.
Today, Han, Mongolian, Daur, Evenki, and Oroqen nationalities in total of 42 nationalities live harmoniously together and help each other. They are reputed to be the national demonstration city for unity and advancement. Hulun Buir is also China’s Best City for the Minority Culture. Right here you can watch games such as wrestling, horse racing and archery on the Nadam Fair. You can taste the milk tea, parched rice, hand-served mutton and other delicacies in the Mongolian Yurts. You can hear the heavenly sounds of morin khuur, pastoral song, reindeer bells under the blue sky and white clouds, which will give you a peaceful and comfortable mind.
Hulun Buir is located in the forefront of the opening-up of the Three Kingdoms, Its territory is connected with Russia and Mongolia. There are eight national-level ports such as Manchuria, Hailar. It is the China-Russia-Mongolia cooperative pilot district. It is the national key development and opening-up test area. It is the important node of Eurasia Land Bridge. It is even the significant node of the implementation of the “Belt and Road” initiation. The unique location makes Hulun Buir become internationalized. Densely arranged roads, Railway transportation network. The transportation network in the air formed by four regional airports and six general airports, 60 international and domestic airlines let Hulun Buir not distant anymore.
Abundant mineral resources, sufficient water and electricity conditions, the black land with accumulated humus, the unique weather of the subfrigid zone gathered the important requirements of the diversified and industrial development. Eco-tourism industry, green agriculture industry, electronic information, ecological technology, airport industry, and ice-snow industry are emerging. National Western Region Development. A new round of the vitalization of northeastern China. The development and opening-up of the border region supports the overlaying policies. These endow Hulun Buir wealth and peace.
Hulun Buir is vast and magnificent. The grassland people are open and energetic. Today’s Hulun Buir, underneath the guidance of Xi Jinping’s thought on socialism with Chinese characteristics for the new era, has firmly embarked on a new journey with high-quality development, leading by the ideology of environment first and green development.
At this moment of time, I want to send our warmest invitation to you on behalf of 2700 thousand people from different nationalities. I invite you all to Hulun Buir with my greatest sincerity. Appreciate the grassland scenery. Enjoy the nationality culture, taste the green feast, seek for cooperation and mutual benefits .
You are welcomed to Hulun Buir!