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Qinghai Zhakanbula National Geological Park

Within the County, Huanghe River Canyon, Jianzha County 811200, China
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beautiful scenery

We took a taxi from Tongren, which costed 400 Yuan for the whole day. The taxi driver was really... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
Manu G
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Lausanne, Switzerland
Great overnight (or day) trip from Xining

The bad news: it costs ¥240 per person now. The good news: it's worth it. And it's doable for a... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
dantasse
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Cleveland, Ohio, USA
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

We took a taxi from Tongren, which costed 400 Yuan for the whole day. The taxi driver was really nice. He took us to the entry but was not allowed to get in the park. We had to take a tourist bus which took us...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The bad news: it costs ¥240 per person now. The good news: it's worth it. And it's doable for a solo traveler: you can get the bus from Xining's main coach bus station (next to the train station) a few times a day (10:30am, noon,...More

2  Thank dantasse
Reviewed 12 May 2016

The scenery in the national park is very beautiful - reservoir/lake, canyons and rock formations, mountains. It is not so easy to visit as a foreigner if you don't speak Mandarin, but we would still highly recommend it as the scenery is amazing - it...More

2  Thank Fg304
Reviewed 21 August 2014

This is a great place to do a day trip from Xining. where you can do a couple of hrs nice hiking through a quite forests. At the heart of the park, there is one of the oldest Tibetan Buddhist nunneries of Amdo Tibet. there...More

4  Thank TibetanConnections
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We spent a day driving through Kanbula National Park and loved it. We were staying in Guide and hired a taxi driver to take us there for the day. It was quite easy to find someone to take us, and the cost for the whole...More

5  Thank abigalem2016
Reviewed 21 March 2013

I've just written a review of the above mentioned place. This is exactly the same place, but named differently. So the number 2 in Jianzha county is also the number 1. It's a wonderful area. Please read my review under the other name. Of course,...More

1  Thank Pelfrot
Reviewed 21 March 2013

I would like to start by mentioning that the number 2 attraction in Jianzha County, Kanbula forest park, is exactly the same as this one. Neither of these has a review in English, which confirms my impression that it is a very difficult place to...More

4  Thank Pelfrot
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