The Shunan Bamboo Sea, a world-class green land, is located in Yibin City, southwestern Sichuan. The average altitude of it is 600 to 1000 meters. Temperature is generally not less than 0 ℃, and the maximum of that does not exceed 30 ℃, where it’s warm in winter and cool in summer, what a pleasant climate. It covers an area of 120 square kilometers, while the core scenic area of it is 44 square kilometers. There are 8 main scenic spots, and 2 scenic spots in the sequence of 134 spots. There are 27 majestic mountains, more than 500 peaks and ridges, a total of more than 400 species of bamboo in the scenic spot, area of which is more than 13 acres, where phyllostachys pubescens intersect closely with each, presenting a coverage of green and very spectacular scene. The Shunan Bamboo Sea is the world's largest natural bamboo forest area, which created a wonderland of mountain in the cloud and the sea of bamboo thanks to its unique geographical location. The Shunan Bamboo Sea is the world's rare and China's only bamboo culture, and bamboo ecological leisure vacation travel destination with a integration of bamboo scenery, landscapes, lakes, waterfalls, temple as well as human landscape with a long history. The coverage rate of vegetation in the Shunan Bamboo Sea has reached 92.8%, where there is eyeful of green, and fresh air, and it’s a natural green oxygen bar.
With its own unique natural resources and high-quality tourism services, the Shunan Bamboo Sea has been successively named the China's National Scenic Area, first batch of National 4A Class Tourist Area,China 's 40 Best Tourist Destination,World 'Green Globe 21' Certified Scenic Spot,The China's Top Ten Most Characteristic China's Scenic Spots，The China's Top Ten Most Popular Scenic Spots，China's Top Ten Landmark Scenic Spot，and China 's Top Ten Most Beautiful Forests. Besides, it won Sichuan's Most Beautiful Scenic Spots-Panda Award and the First Most Competitive Brand of China 's Green Low - Carbon Tourism awarding in 2011.