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Kubuqi Desert

North of Hangjin Qi, Ordos 017400, China
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Wonderful experience

Ist time wearing the sand proof shoe, we enjoyed the Camel riding, sliding down the 45 degree sand... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
irenry
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Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
A commercialised desert for tourists

There is a large hotel complex built on this desert, the 7th largest desert in China. Wind is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
zirconium11
,
Singapore
via mobile
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good54%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“sand dunes” (3 reviews)
“camel riding” (2 reviews)
“fun” (5 reviews)
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North of Hangjin Qi, Ordos 017400, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ist time wearing the sand proof shoe, we enjoyed the Camel riding, sliding down the 45 degree sand hills, watch a performance and took lots of memorial shoots

Thank irenry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a large hotel complex built on this desert, the 7th largest desert in China. Wind is strong and the weather has great deviations between morning and evening times. It is strongly encouraged to bring along scarfs, masks and hats to give yourself maximum...More

Thank zirconium11
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I went to this desert expecting...a desert! Meaning a pristine place, a beautiful and hostile nature, a place for letting your thoughts wander as you experience how the traders of the silk road must have felt when they had to go through such a beast....More

Thank Yann P
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

If you had limited time, this is a fun way to go into a desert for a few hours. It's definitely full-on sand dunes and desert landscape, very beautiful, and fun for all ages. It's windy and sandy (of course) - sunglasses or face covering...More

1  Thank buttercup4074
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

It is actually the smallest desert in China. I went there in a group and there are local guide showing the way. Daily 20km walk was really tough. Some trees are planted in the desert to prevent sand storm in the city. Stems are completely...More

1  Thank Black_Rabbit_X
Reviewed 18 July 2015

This was the Disneyland of deserts. You ride a cable car into the sand dune desert area and then take a ride on a "ship" to enter the attraction area where you can ride camels, take a zipline, ride in ATV's, ride a bike around...More

1  Thank Tyler D
Reviewed 24 August 2014

If you want to take pictures like you can see in tripadvisor for kubuqi desert, don't go there. We took a driver and ended up at the kubuqi desert tourist area. For 300 rmb you can go in a car over the dunes without any...More

4  Thank Pannacot
Reviewed 1 August 2014

Lots of fun in an afternoon here. The ticket costs RMB340 for all rides, that includes: camel, sliding, 4 wheels bikes, transportation... The place is good for fun, but it is too tourist driven, as you can imagine it is hot, there are food and...More

2  Thank arthur c
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Kubuqi desert have wide 200 kilometers from east and west and 50kilometers from north to south. it was china's seven's largest desert in inner mongolia base. the tour area are resant sand gorage and gobi two parts, one is most tourists area ,another are less....More

6  Thank mgltour
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Having never visited a desert before, this was truly a unique and memorable experience for me and my 3 teenaged kids. The place is big with lots to do. You could easily spend a day here. Be warned though that the place is horribly commercialized...More

3  Thank UrbanSheep
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