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Sand Island Area

Sand Island is in the northeast of Qinghai Lake, on the south of Qinghai Lake, on the north of Jinyintan Prairie and Yuanzicheng, and on the west of Bird Island of Qinghai Lake, which is a newly developed travel bright pearl of Qinghai province. Taiyang Lake, Yueya Lake, Luwei Lake, and Tian'e Lake intersperse in Sand Island, gold sands as well as silver sands enhance each other's beauty, seabirds form a group, grass land is very green, and reeds are picturesque. Sunshine, sand beach and sea wave form a beautiful painting handscroll. Sand Island is a multiple scenic spot gathered sightseeing, travel, scientific investigation, sports and entertainment and summer vacation. The entrance of the scenic spot is 7 km away from Qinghai Lake. The prairie sightseeing site of the scenic spot is the ecological construction as well as the representative area of ecological travel, and it keeps the original natural appearance. Here intersperses small lakes like: Luwei Lake, yueya Lake, Taiyang Lake and so on, and three lakes have diverse features: there are many reeds in Luwei Lake, and a lot of yellow ducks, like in Jiangnan land of rivers and lakes; Taiyang Lake is like sun, and the water is pure and transparent; Yueya Lake: the form is like a cold moon, the water is pure and transparent, which causes imagination.
    Shashan in Sand Island is a beautiful scenery.When Shashan presents in the front of us with deep posture, a strong original beauty directly hits our hearts. There are so many scaly ripples so it seems a restricted area of people's activity. Compared with the thin sands in the southern beach, although lack of the former subtleness and some spiritualism of the yellow sands in Shashan, Shashan has its own particular roughness and vicissitudes.
    As one of the scenic spots built importantly by protection and utilization administration bureau of Qinghai Lake scenic spots, Sand Island scenic spot is planned to build as a multiple scenic spot gathered sightseeing, travel, scientific investigation, sports and entertainment and summer vacation in three to five years. Now "Qinghai Lake International Sculpture and Land Art Festival" hosted every year has become a beautiful scenery of Sand Island scenic spot