Shamu River Scenic Area


Shamu River Scenic Area

by Live in Guizhou

Image Source: Sohu News

Shamu River Scenic Area is one of the top ten scenic areas within the national Wuyang River Scenic Spot. It is located in the northwest part of Shibing County, Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture.

Shamu River is known for its crystal-clear and transparent water, with each bend presenting a unique and picturesque view. It has earned the reputation of being the “Mineral Spring River”, making its fame known far and wide. The scenic area features clear and sparkling springs and rugged mountain peaks, showcasing the natural characteristics of grandeur, elegance, seclusion, and uniqueness.

The self-guided drifting experience in Shamu River allows visitors to reconnect with nature, offering a delightful and thrilling adventure. It has become a popular destination for green and eco-friendly tourism in the eastern part of Guizhou, representing a harmonious connection between humans and nature.

Shamu River has been flowing through the mountains and rugged terrain of Shibing County, Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, Guizhou Province for millions of years, yet it has remained relatively unknown. However, it has its own unique charm. Within its 44-kilometer course, Shamu River boasts a total natural drop of 640 meters, making it an ideal location for river drifting. This characteristic has attracted countless tourists, resulting in a surge of interest in Shamu River.