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Shapotou Tourist Zone

16 Km West of Zhongwei, Shapotou District, Zhongwei 755000, China
+86 955 768 9333
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16 Km West of Zhongwei, Shapotou District, Zhongwei 755000, China
+86 955 768 9333
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to spend the day with friends and/or family to see the vast Tengger Desert (consider among the top 5 most beautiful deserts in China) and the historical Yellow River (Huang He). Very scenic for some great photography and also entertaining for the family...More

Thank pbazan
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

A fun & exciting place for a first visit to the desert . Thrilling activities for the young & enough fun for the old. Beautiful scenery

Thank Travelyarn
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Visited during the Spring and it was enjoyable and a little chilly which I prefer to the heat of July. There are quite a few activities in the sand/desert area - camel riding, ATV rides, etc. Then when you head over to the river there...More

Thank chris-globalbridge
Reviewed 31 May 2015

There is many choices into the Nature Reserve of Shapotou, like ticket office, some dealers of camels troop, and farmyard. And it will be an unmissable choice for you who never seeing the vast Tengger Deserts and the tranquil Yellow River. About the transportation, accommodation,...More

Thank Ivan123123
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We had fun time there, especially the kids. Camel riding, sand sliding and giant truck riding are some of the fun activities around the area.

Thank Inna H
Reviewed 30 January 2015

it is a very nice place to see the real desert .you have wear shoe cover when go in because the sand is too hot to sand on top .many camel there for people to ride.you need put suncreamand hat on because it it too...More

Thank Michaelylw
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Suggest you all spend a night inside this attraction. In side North part of this attraction , there is a desert hotel (while color) located in the center of the desert with a bar beside. You can watch beautiful sunrise and sunset by living in...More

Thank Fisher Z
Reviewed 29 July 2014

This is one of the two “AAAAA” standard attractions in Ningxia province. The park is in the city of Zhongwei, about 3 hours of bus journey from its capital Yinchuan. We visited this park on 26 July 2014 which was also the holiday of Feast...More

Thank Wilfred P
Reviewed 25 August 2013

We were looking forward to an experience in the desert but Shapotou was disappointing. We paid 100 Yuan per person to enter, but then needed to pay extra to do anything once inside. 10 Y per person for the golf cart to get to the...More

1  Thank abigalem2016
Reviewed 26 May 2013

Shapotou Tourist Area is very large, looks very new, from toilets to all the gates. Very few people were there in April 2013. Entrance ticket 90 Yuan. If you take boat for river trip on the left, buy ticket. We didn’t so we walk to...More

3  Thank Wsea3h
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