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Shahu Nature Tourist Area

Within the County, Pingluo County 753400, China
+86 952 668 5834
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A fun tourist trap

This "Nature Tourist Area" is actually a tourist industry development. Scenery looks good and there... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Curitiba, PR
via mobile
Complete tourist trap, but still fun

Be aware that this is basically a man-made nature amusement park. In spite of that, we had fun. We... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2016
Guangzhou, China
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  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
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“boat ride” (2 reviews)
“fun” (3 reviews)
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Within the County, Pingluo County 753400, China
+86 952 668 5834
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This "Nature Tourist Area" is actually a tourist industry development. Scenery looks good and there are plenty of add-ons such as camel ride, boat ride, parasailing, sand surf, 4wd ride, etc. Each of them will cost you extra and there are some bundles available at...More

Thank DC-3Viator
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Be aware that this is basically a man-made nature amusement park. In spite of that, we had fun. We went during winter time when the lake was frozen and there was nobody about - the ice is thick enough that you can ride a makeshift...More

Thank kingdombythesea
Reviewed 1 July 2015

It is not easy to find in China a place that you can rest in the natural surroundings not far from the city. Sand lake is just 37km from Yinchuan or half-hour drive distance. In case you have a free day and it is hot...More

Thank HappyChris008
Reviewed 30 January 2015

been there with friends..you will see a lot fish pond before arrive .a lot beautiful birds flying there..we rent a boat around the whole lake which is a very good experiance.the boatmen drive wildly which is very exciting and a little dangerous .kids love this....More

1  Thank Michaelylw
Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

A weird place found in the middle of nowhere in a western oligarch province of china. I don't blame the people searching fun and distraction from a hard life with strong winters and hot and dry summer. Beware: this place is created for mass tourism....More

2  Thank Tdi1272
Reviewed 13 November 2012 via mobile

if not for the great view from the top of the sand dune, this is an average place. May appeal to the locals only. A short speedboat ride to the sand dunes followed by a 5mins walk up the top for the view of the...More

4  Thank merc8989
Reviewed 9 November 2012

While billed as an "ecological preserve", the primary attractions available are those available at an island you get to after taking a boat ride. There are marsh rushes to see, but nothing very spectacular. On the island, the attractions like paragliding over the lake, camel...More

3  Thank ESLBruce88
Reviewed 16 July 2011

This is one of Ningxia's most popular attractions and it has a lot going for it. There are a decent variety of sand and water based activities, but be aware that everything inside costs extra, so costs could mount up rather quickly. My pictures here:...More

3  Thank swhale
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