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Address: Gande'er Grasslands, Yijinhuoluo Town, Baotou 017200, China
Phone Number: 0477-3965599,0477-3965577
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Interesting, but not a must-see

The mausoleum complex is nice and clean. The exhibits had quite a bit of information in English, which was appreciated. It is important to note, however, that Genghis Khan's... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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Shanghai, China
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Shanghai, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The mausoleum complex is nice and clean. The exhibits had quite a bit of information in English, which was appreciated. It is important to note, however, that Genghis Khan's remains are not located here - their location is unknown. And many of the items and other things displayed here seem to be incorrectly attributed - claims that items belonged to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This is a nice mausoleum if you want to pay respects to the great leader ghengis Khan. It's a beautiful building and you learn lots about his history.

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Lexington, KY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

If you find yourself in Baotou, this is a must-see. Ornate and impressive; lots of interesting historical context. The exhibit detailing Ghengis Khan's "punitive expeditions" is pretty interesting.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Although a couple of hours out of Baotou it is well worth making the effort to visit. It is outstanding with a highlight being the Mongolian Horsemen providing demonstrations of their art.

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Beijing, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

The place is one hour driving from Oros and four hours from Hohhot, so yes it is far, but we loved the spot. Maybe we are kind of historians nerds, but it is nice to see his descendants coming every day to pay their tribute to the father of a nation. The place is a kind of museum, as no... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

History lovers will love it. However, non history lovers will find this place a bore as it's not conveniently located.

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huhhot
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Genghis Khan's mausoleum is located ordos yijing huoluo area, coming to this area have special meaning of mongolians people, the histoy of our mongolia are world know, and definately the great hero, the different people have differt opinions. There are two different parts in mausoleum, one are for most chinese tour group area, another are behind area, the highlights are... More 

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Suzhou, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

The mausoleum is not in a convenient location travel-wise and it certainly isn't informative or that interesting. If you really happen to be in the area, you might enjoy seeing the buildings and taking some pictures. I would rather spend my time in the desert when visiting Inner Mongolia.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Interesting memorial site dedicated to Genghiz Khan. If you love trivia or are a history buff, you will love this place. Lots of statues and exhibits, but nothing interactive. Colourful with great photo opportunities.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Its only a memorial site. The exact burial site is unknown. Interesting history and museum exhibits. We have a guide so is informative with murals depicting the life of Genghis Khan.

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Address: Gande'er Grasslands, Yijinhuoluo Town, Baotou 017200, China
Phone Number: 0477-3965599,0477-3965577
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Inner Mongolia  >  Baotou
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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