Tiger Leaping Gorge

Tiger Leaping Gorge is one of the deepest in the world. It measures 16 km long and 3900m deep (about 12,000 feet). The Jinsha River or Yangzi River cut the gorge and runs through it.

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2 Responses to Tiger Leaping Gorge

  1. maureen says:

    Tiger Leaping Gorge looks very impressive! Are those snow-capped peaks Himalayas?

  2. Patrick says:

    No, I don’t think they are the Himalayas proper. This is the gateway to Tibet.

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