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We had an AMAZING experience with this tour in Yinchuan! It was kind of hard for us to get around... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Victoria V
Amazing historical sight

Really cool historical sight and close by the city. It’s amazing to think that this place has so... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
KilliePieKing17
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East Foot of Helan Mountain, West 35 Km from Yinchuan, Yinchuan 750200, China
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had an AMAZING experience with this tour in Yinchuan! It was kind of hard for us to get around Yinchuan ourselves because almost no one spoke English so we decided to go to this guy who spoke English and it was more than what...More

Thank Victoria V
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Really cool historical sight and close by the city. It’s amazing to think that this place has so much history and is in such a good condition so I would say a must see in this city. Skip the museum and stick to the mausoleums...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This place was quite interesting lots of things to see but it was a bit kitch some bits in English if you wanted to stand and read for a while covers a very large area a fare bit of walking and a fare way from...More

Thank Abear88
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I have visited here so many times in the past 20 years and was a bid surprised to find their ticket price has increased so much. Value of money to visit here is not much, frankly speaking.

Thank Stone T
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Visited the Western Xia Tombs while during a one month stay in Yinchuan. Spectacular desert scenery with the Helan mountains as a backdrop. Checking out the museum before seeing the tombs provided a good perspective of the history of the tombs and the area. The...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

It's a must to visit the museum gallery after visiting the tombs to get a clearer picture on how big is the real tomb compound. Go after 3pm when the weather is a bit cooling and to avoid tourists.

Thank ShieoYee
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

A very hot day to walk/travel from Tomb to tomb, make sure drink lots of water or can choose a cooler month to visit

Thank irenry
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The Western Xia Tombs are famous. Now they are on the Yinchuan Starbucks mugs, but if you do not speak and read Chinese visiting them isn't going to be that interesting unless you enjoy looking at large dirt mounds. The museum is nice, but it...More

Thank chris-globalbridge
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I can laugh about it now, but chopped heads and impaled dismembered bodies as part of the Western Xia Museum was not what I expected when we decided to visit this top location near Yinchuan. Avoid the bloody reenactment of the historic battles if you...More

Thank Ozana M
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The tomb is by 50 min far from Yinchuan downtown by bus. There is a museum telling story about the local kingdom of Yinchuan and Ningxia 'Xixia dynasty' there, also the structure outside and inside the tomb. However, we could not walk inside the tomb,...More

Thank Ann_anncy
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