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Address: Xilamuren Town, Da'erhan Maoming'an Lianhe Qi, China
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Fairly commercialized

We came here to stay one night, like chalet resort except the chalet build in the shape of a yurt. Quite comfortable room with modern faculties, ensuite toilet and shower, came... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
stktchang
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Australia
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71 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We came here to stay one night, like chalet resort except the chalet build in the shape of a yurt. Quite comfortable room with modern faculties, ensuite toilet and shower, came with a television too. It was cold and we had a split unit but it just blew out hot airs and didn't managed to warm up the room. The... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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97 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

we stayed a local family in their yurte, I joined the tour from anda guesthouse, the landscape is amazing, so relaxing and beautiful, the yurts are very comfortable for sleeping, the food was ok (I am vegetarian, not so many veggies in Mongolia:), this grassland gives a good impression about Mongolia life style and it is easy to reach from... More 

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1 Thank Sarah A
Marrakech, Marrakech, Morocco
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We came a real long way to see the grassland.Booked a 2 days trip with a local travel agency who seem to have the monopoly in the city. Departure day a 4*4 came to pick us up. A japanese couple have booked the same tour were not on the pick up list, we had to squeeze to get in, the... More 

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Ware, United Kingdom
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256 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I had two days in hohhot so took a one day tour to the Xilamuren grassland with Choula who was an excellent guide and very reasonable prices for private tours (Chaolu Inner mongolia <nmgtour@hotmail.com>) I include it as it took me ages to find a tour company locally. As you approach the grasslands I agree with previous reviewers it looks... More 

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1 Thank rosie38c
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231 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,632 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Well, I know i went there on a wrong season, the best season to be there will be on July which i know the place will look really beautiful. Its only that the day i go the weather went on a sudden change of - 3 degree which is really freezing. I would suggest if those can drive can do... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We travelled to Xilamuren Grassland with our 2 toddlers at the end of September. We took a private tour and we stayed with a mongolian family in a traditional yurt unlike those modern ones. Our kids had a good time watching sheeps, cows, horses and they just enjoyed running around freely. Such a nice a quiet place for a breather.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We travelled to Xilamuren Grassland with our 2 toddlers at the end of September. We took a private tour and we stayed with a mongolian family in a traditional yurt unlike those modern ones. Our kids had a good time watching sheeps, cows, horses and they just enjoyed running around freely. Such a nice a quiet place for a breather.... More 

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Shanghai, China
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97 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

We were hoping for a more authentic Mongolian grassland experience, but what we got was definitely more Chinese than Mongolian and not as authentic as was advertised. Upon entering the grassland area you will see endless collections of "tent" resorts. Usually one large "tent" or hall structure with a cluster of "tents" for guests to stay in. We were greeted... More 

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Beijing, China
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249 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2014 via mobile

There is a review below from 2011, that says everything. It is a good experience, my kid loved, we are glad we made it... But it is for only once and I would suggest a very long day leaving early and coming back late night to Hohhot. In case you decide to stay, don't think twice to get the "luxurious"... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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151 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Granted, I guess I didn't go during the best time. Winter in Inner Mongolia was only just over, and the grass was only just beginning to grow, so we'd still see brown patches on the ground. That was all fine though; the vastness of the Xilamuren Grasslands is still some sight to behold. Also, don't expect to see countless herds... More 

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