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Lake Kokonor

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Lake Kokonor

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151km From the 109 National Rd Qingzang Highway, Xining China
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Small-Group 6-Night Lhasa to Everest Tour: Train from Xining
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Small-Group 6-Night Lhasa to Everest Tour: Train from Xining
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Visit Lhasa and Everest Base Camp from Xining the easy way on this six-day tour with a local guide. Sit back, relax, and acclimate to the high altitude of the Tibetan Plateau gradually as you travel to Lhasa by train. Tour some of the most important cultural sites in Tibet on the way to Everest Base Camp. Stand at the foot of the world’s tallest mountain for sunrise—an unforgettable experience.
$907.60 per adult
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From Xining City , we sat through the drive with beautiful sceneries of misty mountain views, buildings, yaks and sheep scattered across the grasslands. It took us approx. 3 hours drive to stop at Mu Jia Kezhan Restaurant (Shepherd's Inn) for lunch. After lunch, it was 10 mins
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This looked like a place designed for selfies. There's a fee to get in, and various random objects like a statue in the water, a VW van, a reclining Buddha figure, and some Tibetan prayer flags scattered around. It's a beautiful natural lake but the commercial development was
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This is a place for the hardy and adventuresome. "Lake Kokonor" is the old English name. The current name is "Qinghai Lake." It is set up with a few tourist activities . . . such as, ride a horse, yak, camel, etc. . Likely best coming in the summer. It was -2C during our October
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Amazing! Such a big salt lake at high altitude. You have several options to get out into the lake. By train, small train, walk, boat....you could easily spend a day here. Weird to come out of that beauty and into a 'buying city of vendors' at the end :P
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We didn’t expect to see Lake Qinghai still frozen with no snow around on a beautiful sunny day the last day of March. Tehe place was practically deserted. It looked like a rundown creation for tourists. I’m sure in the summer it is a lot different especially for those who
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