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Hemu Grasslands

Kanas River and Hemu River confluence area, Burqin County 836600, China
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Best way to get in is by horse

Hire a horse! It takes less than a day to ride from Jiadengyu and two days and a night to ride from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TomHitman
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Melbourne, Australia
Love the vastness of these grasslands

Stayed in the Hemu village for the night before visiting the grasslands in the morning. Climbing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joni H
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Kanas River and Hemu River confluence area, Burqin County 836600, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hire a horse! It takes less than a day to ride from Jiadengyu and two days and a night to ride from Kanas. Both equally stunning. You will ride through dense forests, flourish paddocks and nomadic settlements along the way. Valleys, snow-capped mountains, rivers and...More

Thank TomHitman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in the Hemu village for the night before visiting the grasslands in the morning. Climbing the many steps up to the upper grasslands can be quite tiring but worth it. One can see the whole village from the top n another step closer to...More

Thank Joni H
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

It is not easy to reach the Hemu village but it is worth driving there. We staid only one night which is a big mistake. Have a break on your tour and relax. We staid in the hotel in the upper village ( wooden bungalows...More

Thank Desvergnes
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The best time to come definitely is the Autumn, but if I come during that time, I may not have a space to take pictures, so I chose to come in spring. Very pretty, you can do the horse riding. Recommend you to stay 2...More

Thank 954hungg
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Was with a tour group and we stayed 1 night in Hemu Village. A humble village with some picturesque spots. Some say this is a photographer’s paradise, but that is if you know where are the spots to go. (I have no idea where the...More

Thank yEeVoNy25
Reviewed 1 November 2016

When I been to this place, by half walking (You will enjoy it) and half by the jeep. There are JiaDengYu rest place. I stayed one night and it was the last operation of the hotel (Probably now someone had took over the business) But...More

Thank Louis B
Reviewed 29 October 2016

An interesting village to learn the culture of the ethnic minority. Beautiful landscapes which made every photo looked so pretty. The villagers are very friendly and accommodating. Take note roads at the village can be muddy and messy. But that's what made this village authentic,...More

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

When you visit Kanas , you must also visit Hemu village , it's on the other side of the Xinjiang mountain range about an hour and s half drive to s parking point and from here you take a bus ride in to this amazing...More

Thank Mal M
Reviewed 22 September 2016

A wonderful journey through "God's Garden". A chance to see the life style and customs of a colourful ethnic minority

1  Thank taaziz
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Hemu village is a paradise for photographers. Enjoy the sunrise at hemu. Wake up early in the morning around 6am and wait until 7.30am, you can see the change of the whole hemu village. the snow vaporize to frog by the heat of sunshine, covering...More

Thank louise l
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