Xining to Yushu and 20 minutes to shorten the whole tunnel
recently, the Republic of Yushu to the mouth of the left side of the mountain tunnel smoothly through, so far, the mouth of the mountain tunnel to achieve full penetration. Yan Kou mountain tunnel as an important channel connecting Yushu Xining, which means that the trip was completed by 20 minutes, but also laid a solid foundation for the realization of the overall goal of jade highway across the board completed the opening of the.
Republican to Yushu highway is the State Council "Yushu earthquake restoration and reconstruction master plan" construction of a vertical and a horizontal two "lifeline highway channel important sections of the Ministry of transport and the western channel in a high cross, in the future will become the important sections of Qinghai and Tibet, Sichuan, Tibet tourism gold cloud line. The route starting point with the high-speed Beijing Tibet (G6) Gonghe to Chaka Road, via Qinghai province Hainan, Golog Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture and Yushu three. The end of the road is located in the town of Yushu (New walled East), a total length of 635.61 km route. May 9, 2011 started construction, is expected to be fully opened to traffic in September 30, 2016, with a total investment of about 27 billion yuan. The first phase of the project was completed and opened to traffic, and the reconstruction project is now in full swing.