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5 Days Hohhot, Baotou & Huitengxile Grassland Tour

Hohhot / Huitengxile Grassland / Resonant Sand Bay / Baotou

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  • Xilamuren Grassland
  • Gegentala Grassland
  • Visit Mongolian Family on Grassland
  • Sunrise on Inner Mongolia Grassland
  • Xilamuren Grassland
  • Sunrise on Inner Mongolia Grassland
  • Visit Mongolian Family on Grassland
  • Gegentala Grassland
Tour Code:
CD-INMB-05
Tour Type:
Private Tour
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  2. Just you or your group;
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  6. Customizable to your needs & interests;
  7. All inclusive service;
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Overview:
Inner Mongolia grassland is the highlight for this trip. You'll enjoy mushroom-like mongolian yurts, bright sky, fresh air, rolling grass, and flocks and herds roaming like white clouds over the remote grassland. Try some featured activities like horse riding if you like. (Note: Huitengxile Grassland is opened only during June 15th - September 15th every year.)
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Highlights

Visit:
Huitengxile Grassland
Dazhao Temple
Five-pagoda Temple
 
Inner Mongolia Museum
Wudangzhao Monastery
Resonant Sand Bay
Experience:
Watch sunrise and appreciate the beautiful scenery of Huitengxile Grassland;
Explore the real life of Mongolian and enjoy some featured grassland activities;
Enjoy amazing desert landscape and the whispering sand dunes.

Sampling Itinerary Day by Day

Day 1 Hohhot Arrival

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Welcome to Hohhot, the Capital of Inner Mongolia! Clear the customs and retrieve your baggage by yourself upon arrival, be greeted by our tour guide in the airport or train station who is holding a sign on which says your name. A comfortable vehicle (non-smoking) with experienced driver will transfer you directly to your hotel in Hohhot. Your guide will help you check in. The rest of today is on your own to explore the “Green City” in Mongolian.

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Day 2 Hohhot - Huitengxile Grassland (B, L, D)

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After breakfast, enjoy a car journey from Hohhot to Huitengxile Grassland (135 km away, about 2.5 hours’ driving). Known as “the cold plateau” in Mongolian, Huitengxile Grassland is at an altitude of 1,800 meters which features a sea of flowers, countless lakes and Heishan Mountain, with its grotesquely-shaped rocks.

There are some featured activities on Huitengxile Grassland. (a) You’ll be warmly welcomed by local Mongolians who are colorfully dressed. They’ll present you a silver cup of wine and Hada; (b) Appreciate the beautiful scenery of the grassland; (c) Taste some local favorites such as mutton and other traditional cuisines; (d) Take an optional horseback riding to visit a herdsman’s family and Aobao Hill (at your own expenses); (e) Enjoy some traditional Mongolian activities like archery, horse racing, and Mongolian-style-wrestling performances; (f) In the evening, take part in a bonfire party and enjoy traditional dancing and local songs presented by the local Mongolians.

Stay overnight in Mongolian chariot yurts or deluxe yurts.

Travel Tips: Huitengxile Grassland is very cold and will be closed from October of the year. During the winter time, we suggest you visit Xilamuren Grassland instead.

Good to Know: There are three famous grasslands near Hohhot, including Xilamuren Grassland, Gegentala Grassland (140 km) and Huitengxile Grassland (135 km). The itinerary could be tailor-made according to your preference.

Huitengxile Grassland Customs Huitengxile Grassland
Day 3 Huitengxile Grassland - Hohhot (B, L)

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The sunrise on the grassland is one of the greatest marvelous spectacles in nature. If you don't want to miss the chance to enjoy the beautiful scenery on the grassland, you’d better get up early in the morning. Watch sunrise and see everything turns brighter and brighter.

After breakfast, enjoy some free time to walk around and breathe some fresh air. It will be a fantastic morning before you transfer back to Hohhot. After getting back to Hohhot, pay a visit to Dazhao Temple, the largest and most famous Tibetan Buddhism shrine in Hohhot. It also boasts the impressive buildings, a large collection of religious and cultural relics, among which the silver statue of Buddha, dragon sculpture and frescos are the most cherished treasures. Afterwards, continue a trip to Five-pagoda Temple. Originally built in ancient Indian style, it is one of the only remaining parts of the Ci Deng Temple compound located in the Old City of Hohhot.

Later, be escorted to Inner Mongolia Museum. With a collection of 44,000 objects, the museum displays the unique ethnic history of Northern Tribes. This museum is a window to know Inner Mongolia deeply.

Sunrise on Inner Mongolia GrasslandDazhao Temple
Day 4 Hohhot - Baotou (B, L)

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After breakfast, your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Hohhot. Firstly, transfer to Wudangzhao Monastery, the largest Tibetan Buddhist temple in Inner Mongolia. As one of the four major temples of Tibetan Buddhism, the buildings of Wudangzhao have a Tibetan-style, flat-topped and square structure.

Later, you will be driven to Resonant Sand Bay which is 44 km south of Baotou. Resonant Sand Bay is featured by its amazing desert landscape and the whispering sand dunes. Try some featured desert activities like sand exploration, camel riding, sand sliding, glider flying, motor racing etc. If time permits, you could also enjoy Ordos songs and dances and a unique Ordos wedding performance.

After the happy time, return back to Baotou city and stay overnight there.

Resonant Sand Bay
Day 5 Baotou Departure (B)

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After breakfast, the guide and driver will escort you to the airport or train station to catch the flight/train to your next destination or back home. Service ends!

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Hi Echo,

I just wanted to drop you a line to say a huge “thank you” for organising our wonderful trip to China!

Both myself and Claire had an absolutely fantastic time and seeing China of today was awe inspiring.

We were delighted with the itinerary – although tough, (hotels, trains, planes and cars), it was worth getting to see every iconic site and more besides!!

We met the wonderful guides and drivers on our travels, and although it is very difficult to single any out one, I thought Danny, who looked after us in Guilin and the surrounding areas – was incredible.

The other guides were equally fantastic and they ensured we visited every site and more, to really make our trip to China a fantastic and memorable trip of a lifetime!

Thank you again for all your assistance and help you have provided over the past few months – you made this a trip to always remember.

If you could pass on both Claire and my thanks to everyone involved in making our trip very special, I would really appreciate it!

Best regards always,

Martin‚ Ireland, November 1, 2019

Superlative team and organization

Review of China Discovery

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Our group of 7 toured 3 weeks across China from Shanghai to Tibet. It was to be the trip of a lifetime, and it was. In my due process to search for the best itinerary and TA for us, I found Leo Li of China Discovery. Compared to other top in-China TAs, CD and Leo Li gave me everything I wanted including the best price for the desired itinerary. None of us were strangers to China. I was born there and had been there 5 times since, while the others had toured the capital cities but never the remote regions of Hunan, Sichuan, Yunnan, and Tibet.

We were always prompted met with a guide as soon as we left the airport security area; we were transported in clean mini-vans with plenty of bottled water. It was always door-to-door everytime. We would be dropped off at one end and after the tour, the mini-van would be waiting for us at the other end -- no backtracking. Nothing was ever stolen or missing in the secured vans. The many guides we met were always courteous and spoke varying degrees of fluency but always well-informed. One even held my wife's hand as she walked slowly on icy pathways in Huanglong National Park.

Their pricing was reasonable -- better than if I booked myself. We stayed in not only elegant country inns, but also at Pullman, Sofitel, Shangri-la, and Grand Hyatt.

I have nothing but praise for Leo and his team. He is easily accessible 24/7. That is really necessary in China. His English is flawless, his personality infectious. We met him in Chengdu. Ask for Leo Li.

Date of experience: October 2019

Steve‚ USA, November 1, 2019

Dear Mrs. Zeng,

We liked your Arrangement very much and would book your service again.  

Thank you

Josef Paintner‚ Germany, October 31, 2019
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Huitengxile Grassland Customs
Huitengxile Grassland Customs
Huitengxile Grassland
Huitengxile Grassland

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Sunrise on Inner Mongolia Grassland
Sunrise on Inner Mongolia Grassland
Dazhao Temple
Dazhao Temple

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Resonant Sand Bay
Resonant Sand Bay

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