Bingshanliang, Laozhanggou, Saihanba Wulan Butong, Hexingten Qi, Hunshandake Sands, Zhangjiakou, Ulan Qab & Kubuqi Desert
Outdoor & Adventure, Nature & Wildlife
Discover some of Inner Mongolia’s wildest corners. The unique geographical location of Hexingten National Geopark has created a magical natural landscape, including the formation of “ice stone forest” and Hunshandake Sandy Land in the last century.
The cross-country journey takes you through the unusual road, visiting the vast grassland of Saihanba Wulan Butong, the alien-like landscape of Ulanda Volcano before ending at a dreamy resort for photography lovers.
Drive 222km/4h to Bingshanliang, the first peak of Fengning Bashang with tall mountains and snaking rivers. Continue via the extreme cross-country resort of Laozhanggou with overlapping mountains, valleys and a small stream in the centre. Drive 72km/1.5h to Fengning Bashang to check in.
We drive 92km/1.5h to Duolun, known as “Beijing’s Back Garden”. Continue 101km/2.5h to Saihanba Ulan Butong Grassland, which was the Qing Dynasty Royal Mulan paddock area. Check into your scenic off-the-beaten hotel and participate in the evening bonfire party, Mongolian folk song and dance performance, carnivals and fireworks.
Today, we drive 117km/2h45m via unique section of the grassland characterized with hilly landforms to your hot spring hotel at Hexingten Qi. In the afternoon, visit Keshiketen World Geopark and the “Ice Stone Forest” formed by the erosion of glacier melt water.
After a morning visit to Dalinor Lake, known as “the third Swan Lake in China”, we drive 300km/4h to Hunshandake sandy land. There are many small lakes, Shuipaozi and Sand Springs in the sandy land. Visit the herdsmen’s homes to experience the primitive grassland customs: prepare for grassland camping, make bonfires, barbecue and catch Amur ide fishes.
Today’s journey brings us further through the wilderness of remote Inner Mongolia, taking about 6h through picturesque sand and beautiful scenery before arriving Zhangjiakou.
We drive 241km/2.5h to Ulanqabchahar via Ulan Hada Volcanic Geopark with surreal landscapes which feel like walking on an alien planet. In the afternoon, drive 107km/1h to Ulanqab and check in at your hotel.
We drive 380 km or about 4 hours to Kubuqi Desert, one of the seventh largest deserts in China. The scenery here is magnificent and unique. Check in Xiangshawan Lotus Hotel or Qixing Lake Hotel, then open the desert tour and enjoy the hotel facilities in the afternoon.
Hop on a 4WD off-road journey through Kubuqi Desert to explore the century-old charm of Xiangshawan with sandboarding, surfing and desert activities. If you are interested, you can add a night of desert camping.
We drive 80km/1.5h to Baotou. Enjoy free time before transferring to the airport for your flight home.
High Season: June – September
White Horse Hotel or Good morning, Shon-kuru Tent Hotel • Narada Hotel • Jinshi Longmuwan Hot Spring Hotel • Atour Hotel • Howard Johnson Domando Plaza • Seven Star Lake Desert Hotel or Xiangshawan Desert Lotus Hotel
The hotel is a high-end hotel located in Mazhen, China. The decoration style of the hotel is modern Chinese, inspired by the combination of Fengning grassland culture and Manchu culture, creating an atmosphere where modernity and ancient charm coexist, madness and refinement coexist, texture and beauty coexist.
The hotel is located in Fengning Bashang grassland, North Beijing. It is a "grassland wild luxury camp complex" integrating wild luxury accommodation, nomadic riding, agriculture and forestry sightseeing, parent-child experience, characteristic catering and cultural experience.
The Qixing Lake Desert Hotel is based on the architectural style of the Royal Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, combined with Mongolian and Yuan culture as the design keynote, with a total construction area of about 40000 square meters. It has rooms with different styles and functions, showing luxury, elegance, spacious and comfortable.
The hotel is built on the Liansha Resort Island in Xiangshawan. It is a green building and eco-friendly hotel built without bricks, tiles, sand, stone, cement or steel bars. There are shazhilian restaurant, Jinglian coffee shop, Jinglian swimming pool, Liansha bar, outdoor area, outdoor multi-functional leisure and entertainment area, and outdoor leisure and sports area for tourists to relax and entertain.
Kindly call us at (65) 6219 1359 if you require any immediate assistance.