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The drawcard was the cresent lake but most we go never get there. The masses will have been distracted by camel rides, sand surfing, helicopter rides, ultralight flights......which makes it better for the enthusiast would wander to the lake. It is remarkable the sand has...More
We went there at sunrise, around 6.30 a.m. and it was already full of turists.
The dunes and the secenary is nice, but it has been ruined as they transformed it in a tourist playground, with helicopters, camel riding, guided tours with the megaphone, and...More
We caught a taxi from Dunhuang town, which was approximately a 15min ride (very cheap). The pool is really close to the sand dunes and was a bit of a curiosity for me. In an attempt to preserve it, the waters at the pool have...More
It is a small lake in the middle of sand dune very close to the town. Amazing that the water has never dried up. It was more beautiful in picture than actually looking at it. Nevertheless, it is not something natural that you will see...More