The most beautiful grasslands in China II

The other five grasslands which make contribution to China tourism are listed here.



Top 6 - The Xilin Gol Grassland is situated within Xilin Gol in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. The Xilin Gol National Nature Reserve was set in 1985 and took prt in the International Man and Biosphere Reserve Network in 1987 to protect its environment and plateau grassland ecosystem.



There are great number of rare wild animals here, including swans, the red-crowned crane and bustards. The grassland is home to the biggest nature reserve ecosystem of its type in China.



Top 7 - The Ordos Grassland is located 12 kilometers west of Hanggin Banner in Ordos, 430km west of Hohhot. The grassland, with and area of 600 square kilometers, consists of over 100 Mongolia yurts. The whole grassland is divided into song and dance area, entertainment area, accommodation area, fete area, Mongolian folk area and so on.



You also have the chance to take part in the traditional activities of Mongolia such as wrestling, horse riding, toxophily etc. The green grass wafts under the blue sky, and white sheep hides among the grass, appearing while wind blowing. The Ordos Grassland is like hovering lannerets always with warm greeting to the friends from all corners of the world.



Top 8 - As its name suggests, Qilian Mountain Grassland located at the foot of Qilian Mountain. The Qilian Mountain sits at the junction of Gansu and Qinghai provinces with a sea-level of between 4,000 – 5,000.



Differen from most other mountains where lives are missing above the snow line, Qilian Mountain is home to snow lotus, which is a rare medicinal material growing on the snow line. The best time to travel is in in July and August.



Top 9 - Situated at the area where Tibet, Sichuan and Yunnan all meet, Shangri-La County is governed by Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province. The Shangri-la Grassland is less populated and not very developed, thus the natural environment is comparqtively well preserved. The grassland is a habitat for many kinds of rare wild animals including yaks, Tibetan antelopes. Shangri-La adventure is very hot in recent years.



Top 10 - The Naqu Grassland in Tibet is surrounded by mountains, covering a total area of about 40 million square kilometres and an average sea level of about 4,500 meters. The eastern part of the grassland is the only cultivable land in Northern Tibet.



August is the best season to vsit Naqu Grassland since there will be a plenty of festive activities to beld on the grasslands.The Naqu Grassland is sparsely populated and not so developed, thus the natural environment is comparqtively well preserved. The grassland is a habitat for numerous rare wild animals including yaks, Tibetan antelopes and wild donkeys.

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