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Address: Menyuan Rape Flower Scenic Spot, Within the County, Menyuan County 810300, China
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Beautiful Menyuan Rape Flower

Blue sky, white clouds leisurely, beautiful villages and yellow rape flowers are fused together; the land becomes a sea of blossoming rape plants.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 2, 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

Blue sky, white clouds leisurely, beautiful villages and yellow rape flowers are fused together; the land becomes a sea of blossoming rape plants.

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

We arrived a week late. Although already beatiful place, but we heard the place are with much better views 1 week earlier. There are 3-5 stages for you to take images. And all over places, angles of the yellow flowers. Plus the big mountain view as the background.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

It's very convenient to get here by rapid train from XiNing. 150km distance about 40 minutes ride with ¥30/per way. Step out train station there are plenty cars offering u to scenic lookout point. U may car pool with others or just take local van transport ¥5/person getting to lookout point. Entrance fees during peak season it's ¥60/person. Flower blooming... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

It is a very different place than the city, and you could enjoy the very fresh air sweeping your hair.

Thank BlairVillanueva
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2015

The Menyuan Plain of NW China was certainly one of my highlights of my visit to this vast region. It takes a long road trip of 2 hrs to get there from Xining through some hair raising mtn passes. However, the sight of yellow fields as far as the eye can see, wonderfully bordered by snow capped mountains is truly... More 

Thank lovethefold
Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2013

This was one of the day trips that I took while staying in Xining. There was a long distance bus that drove me to a small town and along the way the rapeseed flowers become this sea of yellow as you get near the town. By the way I missed out on the last portion in the town if you... More 

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