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Lake Kokonor, Xining
(4.6/5 based on 500 reviews on the web)
Explore the ellipse-shaped natural beauty at Lake Kokonor. The lake rests encircled by mountains at an altitude of 3,195 m (10,482 ft), making it a refuge with cool air and views of green landscapes. Go on a hiking trip to explore the farmlands where herds of cattle go about their business and wheat sways with the wind. Each season brings new vibrant colors to the lake's environment, as well as migrating animals and tourists. Apart from enjoying the natural wonders, you can also go on a yak ride to visit surrounding historic sites or go fishing. For a reasonable fee, you can rent tents and food if you're game for camping. Using our custom trip planner, Xining attractions like Lake Kokonor can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • 我是提前一天到達黑馬河的,青海的天氣很棒,日落很美。在去看日落的時候,偶遇了兩個深圳開車來的叔叔阿姨,精神很好。住的是青年旅社,一群很有活力的年輕人,我們翻著絲絲涼意,早起看日出。清晨的青海湖挺冷的,美景光說沒用,還是詳細見圖吧。 
  • I expect a spectacular view, and the driver stopped us at the edge of the Lake, at the end of a (paid). I think and I hope that going around of the Lake when there time is much more beautiful and interesting.
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  • The Qinghai Lake, also known as Lake Kokonor, is a must-see. It is amazingly beautiful and is perhaps the most beautiful lake in China. In July, the weather was mild and it was really a good time to g...  more »