Ziyuan County lies in the northeastern park of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. It is about 98 kilometers away from the famous tourist city Guilin. It has a jurisdiction over seven townships and a town with a total area of 1961 square kilometers.
Enjoying a mid-subtropical monsoon climate, with an annual average temperature 16.4℃ and annual average precipitation 1773 mm, it is warm and damp all the year around with pleasant weather in all seasons. In its precinct live 13 nationalities including Han, Miao, Yao, etc. with a total population of 167,000. The landscape in Ziyuan has a unique style of its own. It is an area in the Great Guilin Tourist Zone with the most and best natural and ecological tourist attractions.