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Mingyong Glacier

Address: Mingyong Village, Deqin County 674500, China
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Ranked #3 of 10 Attractions in Deqin County
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

The ticket for this attraction was 228 rmb that include 3 other attraction.The road to get here is scenic but dangerous in rainy season. There are some landslide along the way and there are still road construction after we across Mekong river so we should pass a narrow bumpy road for about 10 mnt. The journey to get here from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

Once you get up to Lian Hua Si (Lotos Temple) you understand what the raving is about: From there you get a spectacular view of the glacier as it comes down the flank of Kawa Karpo. Many guides try to save the trip up there and will dump you at Tai Zi Temple from where you can't see a thing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

My wife and I hiked up 2+hours and we were rewarded with an awesome view of the glacier. The hike is a tough one, sharing the path up with the mules riding past, and it will require a lot of stamina and adjustment to altitude and slippery slopes, but well worth it once you get to the small village at... More 

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