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Chaka Salt Lake, Haixi

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Salt lake on high altitude

Unlike anything i have seen before. You will walk on salt crystals and can take a short boat tour... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
luka h
Ljubljana, Slovenia
via mobile
Amazing Chaka Salt Lake

When different season, Chaka Salt Lake with different view. Walk all the way in, prepare to... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Chaka Town, Ulan County 817101, China
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Unlike anything i have seen before. You will walk on salt crystals and can take a short boat tour as well. Mountain views are very nice. It is possible to walk far across the lake, though you will need to navigate broken railway track to...More

1  Thank luka h
Reviewed 28 January 2018

When different season, Chaka Salt Lake with different view. Walk all the way in, prepare to photograph the scenic moment.

1  Thank Libbylms
Reviewed 20 December 2017

This is a great attraction for those who are into photography. It was partly sunny and partly cloudy on the day we went, so, some of our photos came out great, some were quite dark. If you want to take photo of yourself / your...More

3  Thank moumou199
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Since I saw many beautiful pictures of Cha Qia ( local people do not call it as Cha Ka) salt lake, I made a decision to go there, although I am afraid of its high altitude. But I could not get good pictures, first due...More

1  Thank xingwanlilu
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I was very excited to go here with my Chinese friends. We had a roadtrip from Xining to Qianghai lake and Chaka salt lake. We had studied photos on social media before so that we knew how to take good photos. We came early around...More

3  Thank iristaletta
Reviewed 3 September 2017

It unique and of course there must be at least 1million photos taken here every day of girls in red dresses trying to get the perfect reflection in the shallow salt water. After a while you start getting into it and of course then I...More

3  Thank Donna V
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

It's a huge and shallow salt lake, there's a slow train going into the middle of the lake. On the right day it's simply awesome with mirror reflection, I was there when there were still snow on all the surrounding mountains which made it look...More

2  Thank RichardC7457
Reviewed 23 November 2016

It was near the end of my northwest trip. This was the first time I visited the salt lake. I could not image how a salt lake would look like before. The first scene came into my eyes were salt mountains. I had never seen...More

1  Thank Cosmopolitan680325
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The salt lake is an interesting place where the shallow water at the surface provides a reflection and yet the lake is solid enough for people to walk on. It is better to go to the deep end of the lake for photo-taking as the...More

Thank yipjcs88
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My friend and I came here in September 2016. It's a very popular touristy spot. However, it's still worth coming here. We love this place! It's so beautiful and serene! There's something quite amazing about this place. Most people came here to take a ton...More

1  Thank ayu312
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