Mongolia and China Map: Location Map of Mongolia and China
Mongolia, or called the Outer Mongolia, is a landlocked country located between Russian to the north and China to the south. It was once under the administration of China. However, for the history and geography reasons, it is now an independent country. On the map, its south border almost overlaps the whole north edge of Xinjiang and most part of the edge of Inner Mongolia in China.
This Mongolia and China Map shows you the location of the two countries.
Inner Mongolia Location Map - Where is Inner Mongolia on Map?
Inner Mongolia spans China's north and northeast edge for about 2,400 kilometers. It borders the Mongolia to the north and Russia to the northeast. Its capital, Hohhot, is only a 2~3-hour high speed train ride or a 1.5-hour flight ride from Beijing.
Mongolia & China Map
How to Plan Your Inner Mongolia Tour?
Places to Visit in Inner Mongolia: Hohhot, Hulunbuir, Ordos, Baotou, Ulanqab, Badan Jaran, Ejina, Xilingol, Chifeng…
How to Get to Inner Mongolia: International and domestic flights to Hohhot, Hulunbuir…; Domestic flights to Xilingol, Chifeng…;High Speed Train to Hohhot, Ulanqab, Baotou, Ordos, Chifeng…; Drive to Badan Jaran, Ejina…
Best Time to Visit: April to October (especially from June to September for grasslands, June to October for deserts)
Inner Mongolia is so large and abundant with diverse distinct natural and cultural highlights, therefore, you can hardly discover all the bests in one single visit. It would take 3 days to more than 1 month for various needs. And your itinerary can be decided based on your trip length, interests and a major area of this vast destination.
Classic Inner Mongolia Tours - Middle Part (Hohhot, Baotou, Ordos...)
A classic Inner Mongolia tour usually starts from Hohhot, the capital of Inner Mongolia and most convenient traffic hub. Planning 3 days is popular for an essential discovery of Hohhot city highlights with surrounding grassland like Huitengxile or Xilamuren. 1-2 days extension to Kubuqi Desert in Ordos is also frequently chosen. And a 5-6 days trip including Hohhot, nearby grassland, Ulanqab volcanoes, Baotou and Ordos are the favorite one among travelers to discover grassland, desert, historical culture of Genghis Khan, Tibetan Buddhism, etc. in Inner Mongolia.
☛ 6 Days Inner Mongolia Bests Discovery Tour (Hohhot / Ulanqab / Huitengxile Grassland / Baotou / Kubuqi Desert / Ordos)
Authentic Grassland, Wetland & Forest Park - East Part (Hulunbuir, Arxan...)
If you are interested in the most beautiful grassland, arrange 4-5 days to Hulunbuir to catch Hulunbuir Grassland and all the fabulous primitive nature and in-depth nomadic tribe culture highlights in Hailar, Ergun, Genhe and Manzhouli. If you have more time, add 2 more days to Arxan National Forest Park.
A middle and east Inner Mongolia discovery to Hohhot, Baotou, Ordos and Hulunbuir usually takes about 6-8 days, which helps you savor the top representative prairie sightseeing and culture of Inner Mongolia.
Wild Desert & Golden Populus Forest - West Part (Badain Jaran, Ejina...)
The west Inner Mongolia is favored for seeking wilder sightseeing and adventure. If you want to discover China’s most beautiful desert, a 2-4 days Badain Jaran Desert trip to the west Inner Mongolia is your best choice to go! Besides, the splendid Ejina Populus Euphratica Forest is quite hot for a 2-3 days’ photography tour in autumn. If you want a longer vacation, plan as many other visitors to discover Badain Jaran together with nearby hot and convenient destinations like Xining, Zhangye, Dunhuang, Jiayuguan, etc. It usually needs 7 days for a Xining Zhangye Badain Jaran Desert trip.
Besides, it is also a great idea to extend to more popular destinations in China to appreciate more wonderful nature, culture, history and food of this vast country, such as Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Chengdu, Xinjiang, Gansu, Tibet, Yangtze River, Yunnan, Guilin, Zhangjiajie, Huangshan, etc.
Travel Inner Mongolia with China Discovery
Have your own ideas of where and what to discover in Inner Mongolia? We China Discovery offers many popular and valuable private Inner Mongolia tour packages taking you to enjoy wonderful exploration of the best highlights of Hohhot, Hulunbuir, Ordos, Baotou, Ulanqab, Badain Jaran, Ejina, Chifeng, Xilingol, etc. And our professional travel team with experienced travel expert, local English-speaking travel guide and driver and non-smoking comfortable licensed private vehicle will help you throughout the trip from the planning, navigation, hotel arrangement and scenic spot visiting. So you will have the much better travel experience in the large and beautiful Inner Mongolia. You can check our tour packages to get some inspiration. All tours can be tailor-made according to your group size, time, physical condition, plan, interests, budget and any other special need! Please feel free to contact us to customize your own Inner Mongolia trip or if you need any help!
More about Inner Mongolia Travel Guide
- Top Cities & Destinations
- Hot Attractions
- Things to Do
- Famous Grasslands
- Top Deserts
- Weather & Best Time
- Inner Mongolia Summer
- Inner Mongolia Autumn
- Inner Mongolia Winter
- Hotels & Where to Stay
- Photos & Landscpaes
- Travel Tips
- Naadam Festival
- Horse Riding
- Mongolian Yurts
- Inner Mongolia Tour Plan
Inner Mongolia Cities' Travel Guides & Tours
- Hohhot Travel Guide
- Hohhot Tours
- Hulunbuir Travel Guide
- Hohhot Tours
- Badain Jaran Tours
- Ejina Travel Guide
- Ejina Tours
- Baotou Travel Guide
- Baotou Tours
- Ordos Travel Guide
- Ordos Tours
- Chifeng Tours
- Xilingol Tours
- Ulanqab Tours
- Bayannur Travel Guide
- Inner Mongolia Travel Guide
- Popular Inner Mongolia Tours
Hottest Attractions in Inner Mongolia
- Hulunbuir Grassland
- Badain Jaran Desert
- Huitengxile Grassland
- Inner Mongolia Museum
- Kubuqi Desert
- Xilamuren Grassland
- Mausoleum of Genghis Khan
- Arxan National Forest Park
- Ergun Wetland
- Dazhao Temple
- Wudangzhao Lamasery
- Ejina Populus Euphratica Forest
- Ulan Butong Grassland
- Xilingol Grassland
- Tengger Desert
- Site of Xanadu
- Wulanhada Volcano Geopark
- Hulun Lake
- Gegentala Grassland
Recommended Inner Mongolia Tours
Top 3 Inner Mongolia tours chosen by most customers to explore Inner Mongolia in the best way. Check the detailed itinerary,or tailor your own trip now with us.
- 4 Days Huitengxile Grassland & Kubuqi Desert Tour from Hohhot
Hohhot / Huitengxile Grassland / Yemingsha of Kubuqi Desert / Ordos
- 4 Days In-depth Hohhot Xilamuren Tour with Grassland Activities
Hohhot / Xilamuren Grassland / Hohhot
- 4 Days Inner Mongolia Naadam Festival Tour
Hailar / Hulunbuir Grassland / Ergun / Hailar