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Magnificent tidal bore of Qiantang River

(Xinhua)

08:22, September 13, 2011

Roaring waves surge forward along the Qiantang River in Hangzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 12, 2011. Tens of thousands of tourists rush to the Qiantang River to watch the magnificent tidal bore, which usually occurs around the Mid-Autumn Festival (the 15th day of the eighth lunar month). (Xinhua/Han Chuanhao)
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