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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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  • 名不虚传,很值得一去,很可惜冬天去,没啥特色的,还特别冷,有机会夏天一定要再来,尝尝当地的好吃的,看看油菜花,水天一色,期待下一次。 
  • It is a nice drive to the lake just to see outside of Xining. The lake is considered a mustsee place but it will depend on the season though. Go there in the monsoon time will probably see cloudy/rain...  more »
  • 今年刚刚去了美丽的青海湖,徒步,旅游的人特别多,而且冬天的青海湖依然是那么壮观,我们一家4口包车去挺方便的。要去的朋友可以找我联系的这家旅游公司,青海自由随行国际旅游公司 服务好,司机师傅热情 标准的普通话 交流方便,还帮我们解释完全听不懂说什么的藏族人民的话,再路上司机师傅介绍这里的风光和当地习俗 感受的这样的大自然风光听着这些故事 真的像是在跟着分自由随行。