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Yellow River Stone Forest of Jingtai

Longwan Village, Zhongquan Country, Jingtai County 730400, China
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Graceful stone forest & a magnificent creation of nature

The Yellow River Stone Forest is a national geological park. It is adjacent to the riverside... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2017
KodoDrummer
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Yekaterinburg, Russia
Make sure you are there for sunrise and sunset!

I arranged this trip myself, with the help of a Chinese friend who took care of the practical... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2016
40PeterM172
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Ningbo, CHINA
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Longwan Village, Zhongquan Country, Jingtai County 730400, China
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

The Yellow River Stone Forest is a national geological park. It is adjacent to the riverside village of Old Longwan (老龙湾), Jintai district of Baiyin City, Gansu Province. Jingtai County has both mountainous and desert areas and is located at a southerly tip of the...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2016

I arranged this trip myself, with the help of a Chinese friend who took care of the practical travel and accommodation arrangements. If you do not speak Chinese or have no-one who does, doing a trip here privately will not be easy - I guess...More

2  Thank 40PeterM172
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

My visit included a long 2-hour drive from Lanzhou, an air conditioned bus down the hill, an electric cart to the river, a sheepskin raft down the river, a donkey cart up the valley, a gondola to the top for the view, and a speedboat...More

1  Thank SeeTheWorld4Peace
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Reviewed December 4, 2015

Located near the city of Baiyin in the Gansu province of China, the Yellow river stone forest is said to be created in four billion years, by the high speed winds that are a regular feature in the area. We found it to be as...More

1  Thank AtulaA
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Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

An interesting 5 mode transport within this attraction - tram, sheepskin raft, donkey ride, cable car and speedboat to see the wonders of this Stone Forest! The use of one's imagination also added to the intrigues of this pretty hot and dry attraction in Baiyin,...More

Thank Kathleenlim
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Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

The scenery here was great! The mountains and valley and then the huge stone forest it was a great kinds of trip to see nature and since we went in a down time of the year there weren't many people. I would guess from the...More

1  Thank madmatg
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Reviewed August 4, 2014

Yellow River Stone Forest Part of a 4n5d private package tour with an elite group of South Korean photographers, the Yellow River Stone Forest tour was wonderfully arresting! This package tour to China's Gansu province was simply amazing, breathtaking and beyond words. It included: Day...More

2  Thank Seoulkiwi
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Reviewed November 12, 2012 via mobile

we travelled in a group of 14 for this silk road trip and this site is one of the many highlights. Firstly, the view of yellow river n the surrounding area, from the top of the hill was breathtaking. Secondly, the journey downhill with the...More

1  Thank merc8989
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