A drone's eye view of island life

The natural scenery of Chongming Island, the country's third largest island, and its human environment is revealed from a new angle. 

Drones capture Chongming's charm.

A drone flew over Chongming Island, the country's third largest island, to record the natural scenery and the human environment featuring the Yangtze River Tunnel Bridge, Dongtan Wetland Park, Genbao Football Base, Dongping National Forest Park, Xisha Wetland area and Chongming Academy.

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

The Yangtze River Tunnel Bridge, spanning 25.6 kilometers, opened for traffic on October 31, 2009. An island landmark, the bridge is the world's largest construction project combining a tunnel and a bridge. 

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

Dongtan Wetland Park, on the island's east side, is a major passage for migrating water birds in the Asian-Pacific region and a route for the annual migration of various species of fish.

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

A rice field work of art captured by a drone's camera. 

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong
A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

A drone's eye view of the Genbao Football Base, established by Chinese football coach Xu Genbao. 

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

The  2021 China Flower Expo will be held at the Dongping National Forest Park and surrounding areas. 

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

Xisha Wetland area, at the western part of the island, is a perfect spot for cyclists. 

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong
A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

Flowers blossom around the island all through the year. 

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong
A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong
A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

A night view of the island.

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

Chongming Academy is one of the city's three Confucian temples and a well-preserved architectural complex from the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties. 

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

Jin'ao Mountain, adjacent to Shou'an Temple, is part of the island's history. 

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

Qingcaosha Reservoir occupies over 50 percent of the city's total raw water supply and benefits more than 11 million people.  

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

Xin'an Village in Sanxing Town is a pioneer in rural revitalization.

A drone's eye view of island life
Ti Gong

Yuanyi Village in Gangyan Town is famous for Chinese littleleaf box industry. 

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